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2016 Worlds Contributing Artists

2016 Worlds Contributing Artists

Fellow Fight Artists and Fight Educators, The Academy of Fight Directors Canada and the World Academic Committee is please to introduce you to the exceptional group of artists who will lead the 2016 World Conference next summer in Toronto Canada. They were chosen from...

Worlds 2016 Trailer!

Worlds 2016 Trailer!

  YOU HAVE SEEN THE TEASER, NOW ENJOY THE TRAILER AND START PREPARING TO TAKE ON "THE WORLDS" The biggest and most comprehensive Stage and Screen Combat Certification event is less than a year away and be warned it is filling up quickly. 5 World Authorities in...

Last call for Teacher applications

ATTENTION INTERNATIONAL FIGHT COLLEAGUES This is the Last Call for Submissions to teach at the Worlds Conference 2016. The Oct 1 deadline is fast approaching, so we invite all Certified International Fight Masters, Fight Directors and Senior Instructors to forward an...

Call for Submissions – World Teacher Conference

CALL FOR COURSE SUBMISSIONS FROM SENIOR STAGE AND FILM COMBAT SPECIALISTS FOR THE 2016 WORLD TEACHER CONFERENCE August 3 to 15, 2016   Part of the 2016 World Stage Combat Training Conference Hosted by the Academy of Fight Directors Canada at York University,...

Worlds 2016 posts available

  The World Conferences 2016 seeks people to fill the following positions 1) Coordinator of the Worlds Weapons Fair- a weekend for swordmakers, cutlers, equipment makers, and related craftspeople and vendors to promote their business and sell their wares to...

Nationals 2015 Faculty

  The teaching staff for the 2015 Nationals have been selected and confirmed. As ever, we being you the best from across the country (and beyond)! FM J.P. Fournier FM Ian Rose FM J.F. Gagnon FD Laryssa Yanchak FD Karl Sine FI Patrick Howarth As registration is...

Give the gift of AFDC training!

  Stuck on what to get the actor/combatant on your list this holiday season? Well now you can wrap up some AFDC training to give to your favourite swordfighter (or ask for it yourself!). FDC is now offering PayPal gift certificates that can be used for any...

Nationals 2015

June 29 - July 16 University of Alberta, Edmonton   AFDC is pleased to announce that the 2015 Nationals will once again be hosted by our colleagues at the UofA. This professional certification program has been expanded from 12 days to 18 days in 2015- this will...