SAE Liverpool welcomed Ryan Kruger, Award-winning director and actor, who delivered a masterclass on “trends in the movie hotspot – South Africa”.
During the masterclass Ryan Kruger gave an insight into his work: “trends in the movie hotspot South Africa”. Kruger is one of South Africa’s top music video directors.
The masterclass included details on getting into the industry, productions from start to finish and working with Record labels, including the challenges with budgets, trends coming out of South Africa, and how the industry works over there with cross media platforms. Ryan also discussed case studies, working with clients, pitching, marketing and Q&A throughout the talk.
His successes include:
Releasing 2020 first full length feature film “Fried Barry”
NOMINATION: BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF 2016 - MONARK “SOLDIER”
SOUTH AFRICAN MUSIC AWARDS 2016
NOMINATION: BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF 2016 - MONARK “HUSH”
GHOEMA AWARDS 2015
WINNER: BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF 2015 - ELVIS BLUE “HEMEL”
NOMINATION: BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF 2015 - BOBBY VAN JAARSVELDT “BETER HELFTE”
SOUTH AFRICAN MUSIC AWARDS 2015
WINNER: BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF 2015 - PRIME CIRCLE “DOORS”
MTV AFRICAN MUSIC AWARDS 2015
NOMINATION: BEST MUSIC VIDEO OF 2015 - PRIME CIRCLE “DOORS”
MTV BASE MUSIC VIDEOS OF THE YEAR
#1 - GOODLUCK - “TRICKERY”
#2 - ROSS JACK - “TVs IN THE SWIMMING POOL”
#3 - PRIME CIRCLE - “TIME KILLS US ALL”
SHORT & SWEET MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS 2015 (9 NOMINATIONS)
WINNER: BEST ROCK MUSIC VIDEO OF 2015 - PRIME CIRCLE “DOORS”
WINNER: BEST EDM MUSIC VIDEO OF 2015 - GOODLUCK “TRICKERY