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Arise Sir Roger Deakins! NFTS Alumnus Knighted in Queens New Year Honours List

NFTS Celebrates 50th Anniversary In 2021

Another NFTS Record Broken with 26 Alumni Nominations at BIFA 2020!

NFTS Model Makers Create Out of This World Miniature Lunar Base Replica from Sci-Fi Film Moon

15 Jun 2020

Channel 4 and NFTS Team Up To Offer Four Week Series Of Online Masterclasses and Training Sessions

Channel 4 and the National Film and Television School (NFTS) have teamed up to run a four-week series of masterclasses and training sessions for independent production companies and freelancers based in the Nations and Regions.
10 Jun 2020

Diane Tammes - A Tribute To Pioneering First Female NFTS Cinematography Graduate

Pioneering NFTS alumna Diane Tammes was the first female Cinematographer to graduate from the School in 1972 and sadly passed away at the age of 78 on May 30th.
05 Jun 2020

NFTS Graduate Suzie Lavelle Talks Being DoP On Normal People

Normal People's Director of Photography and NFTS Graduate Suzie Lavelle describes working on the show that has gripped the nation and been described as a 'modern masterpiece'.
05 Jun 2020

#NFTSStories: “I Am A Zoologist First, Then A Filmmaker. Making Films About Wildlife Is One Of The Best Platforms To Teach The World About Nature”

Zoe Cousins graduated from the NFTS Directing and Producing Science and Natural History MA in 2019 and is now working as a researcher at BBC’s Natural History Unit.
04 Jun 2020

NFTS Graduates Pick Up Record 13 Nominations for BAFTA TV Awards 2020

NFTS graduates picked up a record 13 nominations at the 2020 Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards and British Academy Television Craft Awards.
03 Jun 2020

20 Nominations For NFTS Student Projects At 2020 RTS Student Television Awards!

The nominees for the 2020 RTS Student Television Awards have been announced and we couldn’t be prouder that seven NFTS films and shows have been included in the nominations!
01 Jun 2020

NFTS Unveils First Ever Blended Learning 'Certificate in Filmmaking' Course

The NFTS is excited to unveil a brand new six month entry-level NFTS Certificate in Filmmaking
28 May 2020

Watch: Writer and Director Sally Potter's Q&A with Dan Jolin

We were excited to hold our first Instagram Live Masterclass on Wednesday 27 May with renowned Director and Screenwriter, Sally Potter.
28 May 2020

NFTS Model Makers Bring Roald Dahl’s Writing Hut To Life with a Twist In The Tail!

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Roald Dahl’s classic children’s novel, Fantastic Mr Fox. To celebrate, students of the NFTS Model Making Diploma brought to life an exciting and detailed display model featuring Roald Dahl’s writing hut.
27 May 2020

Behind the Scenes on NFTS Production Management MA - “What I Learned At The NFTS Truly Prepared Me For The Real World.”

Recent Production Management graduate Lára Kristjánsdóttir takes us behind the scenes of the gritty and moving 2020 graduate production, Stratum Deep.