NFTS students are regularly nominated for the Oscars, BAFTAs and the Royal Television Society Awards. In this year, NFTS films have had an Oscar nomination, 2 BAFTA nominations, 18 RTS nominations, a Grierson nomination and a win at the International Documentary Awards.
...Our students have won the BAFTA for Best Animated Short Film (for the 4th year in succession!), secured an Oscar nomination for Best Animated Short Film (our 3rd Oscar nomination in recent years), won 4 RTS Awards and had a film shortlisted for the Student Academy Awards. The CILECT Prize for Best Films from Film Schools across the world, resulted in 2 NFTS wins and a second prize in the 3 categories – as voted for by all of the other international film schools!
NFTS films have also won prizes at Annecy (2 awards for the same film), Aspen, Toronto Hot Docs, Sheffield Docfest, Dinard and at Encounters. Our films have screened across the world with selections at all of the major film festivals of the world, including Cannes, Sundance, the American Film Institute, New York Television Festival, Chicago, Palm Springs, Melbourne, Clermont-Ferrand and Edinburgh.