NFTS Outreach: On Location - Aberystwyth (with NFTS Cymru Wales)

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05/16/2024 09:00 AM
05/16/2024 03:00 PM
NFTS Outreach: On Location - Aberystwyth (with NFTS Cymru Wales)

The NFTS Outreach and Inclusion programme has been designed and delivered to encourage and support people wanting to follow a career path into our industry.

Whether you are already interested in film & TV, or you haven’t yet discovered the world of opportunities behind the camera — we want to work with you!

We believe a career in this industry can be a reality for anyone, regardless of background, experience or circumstance. Whether you are leaving education, or looking for a career change, NFTS Outreach is here to help you explore your options and realise your potential.

Event Info 

Date: Thursday 16th May 

Times: 09:30 - 14:30

The National Film & Television School is coming to Aberystwyth. Join us at Aberystwyth University on Thursday 16th May for a day of insight and information all about some of the creative careers behind the camera in Film & TV.

There will be three sessions delivered by current NFTS Students - all with experience of creating & delivering workshops and sessions designed to give you insights into their creative practices and what goes on behind the scenes in their respective roles.

You can choose to attend as many sessions as interest you and ask as many questions as you can think of. Use the drop down menu on the order form to select the sessions you would like to attend.


09:45 - 10:45  Production Management, with Jessica Shi

This session will cover a number of key areas. Predominantly Jessica will discuss and demonstrate the role of a Production Manager.  However, being a graduate fro Aberystwyth Uni Jessica will also talk about her path from graduation to her experience now at the NFTS, alongside her experiences being an International student. 


11:30 - 12:30 The Fundamentals of Voice Over, with Conor Riley

Whether its Attenborough describing footage of a lion hunting impala, or the legendary Nancy Cartwright voicing everyone’s favourite 10-year-old underachiever, voice over artists are bringing scenes to life with emotion, imagination, and humor. In this workshop, students will dive into the world of voice over and learn the basics of voice acting and narration.


13:00 - 14:30 What is an Assistant Director?, with Parvathy Ramesh with Ana Songel

In Parvathy's session you will learn about the exciting and largely unknown role of Assistant Directors - what they do, why they are critical to every production and what skills you need to kick-start a successful career in film / TV production..


The Venue

Aberystwyth University is a fully accessible venue. Please do let us know if you have any access requirements that would help you to best enjoy this event


To Book

This event is now FULLY BOOKED. 

Any queries please contact us