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03 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “The Games course helps students challenge their limitations.”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now. Shane Hou just graduated from the NFTS Games Design and Development MA in February and is now setting up a game studio in Belfast to continue to develop his graduation project.  
03 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “I would recommend this course because quite simply it's contributed to two of the best years of my life so far!”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now. David Cecil just graduated from the NFTS Games Design and Development MA in February and already landed a job in the industry as a Technical Designer at VR and AR Studio, Dream Reality Interactive (DRI).
02 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “NFTS turned my dream into reality!”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now. Hosea Ntaborwa graduated from the NFTS Location Sound for Film and Television Diploma in 2016 and has since worked on a whole host of blockbusters from Mission Impossible 6 to Spider-Man ‘Far From Home’.
02 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “The Games course encouraged and facilitated networking from day one - it was a lot of the reason I landed a job at Supermassive.”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now. Tom Reiffer just graduated from the NFTS Games Design and Development MA in February and already landed a job in the industry as a Designer at independent games development company, Supermassive Games.
02 Apr 2019

New NFTS Platform Kickstarter Projects Announced - a Feminist Sci-Fi Western & an uplifting Story About a Trans Boy

Two new projects – Gimcrack, a feminist sci-fi western and Birthday Boy a story about a trans boy in an all-girls school - have been selected to be featured on NFTS Platform!, a funding initiative from NFTS and Kickstarter which was announced last year.
28 Mar 2019

7 Nominations for NFTS Grads in 2019 BAFTA Television & Television Craft Awards

An incredible seven NFTS alumni and two NFTS tutors have been nominated individually or as part of a team in this year’s Virgin Media British Academy Television and British Academy Television Craft Awards, which reward the very best in television craft and television programmes broadcast in the UK in 2018.
27 Mar 2019

Cast Announced for BBC Films & NFTS-Backed Short, The Passenger

Conrad Khan (The Huntsman: Winter’s War) and Badger Skelton (Doctor Who) have boarded short film, The Passenger as the film’s two lead characters, Gus and Marcel. The Passenger is the third short made through the BBC Films and NFTS Bridge to Industry talent development programme.
27 Mar 2019

NFTS Grad Animation ‘Heatwave’ Selected for Annecy 2019

NFTS graduation animation, Heatwave directed and written by recent NFTS Directing Animation MA graduate, Fokion Xenos has been selected for Annecy, the world's leading animation film festival, which takes place from the 10th to the 15th June.
26 Mar 2019

Rebecca Gregory-Clarke Appointed as NFTS Head of Immersive

We are pleased to announce we have appointed Rebecca Gregory-Clarke as our new Head of Immersive. Rebecca will lead StoryFutures Academy, the UK’s National Centre for Immersive Storytelling run by the NFTS and Royal Holloway, University of London.
25 Mar 2019

#NFTSStories - “I didn’t imagine that I could learn so much in a year!”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now (follow the series by using the #NFTSStories hashtag across Twitter and Instagram). Palma Derzsi graduated from the Production Management diploma in 2018 and has since worked on a Pilot for Sky.