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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

07 Apr 2020

COVID-19 Update

While the Covid-19 pandemic is having an unprecedented impact on education across the UK and globally, here at the NFTS we want to ensure we are keeping prospective students informed and supported.
03 Apr 2020

Incredible Virtual Masterclasses Boost Spirits of Quarantined NFTS Students

To help boost the spirits of our students during the coranavirus pandemic, the NFTS has drafted in top talent including David Fincher, Sally Wainwright, Sam Mendes, Ricky Gervais, Jesse Armstrong and Edgar Wright to deliver a range of incredible Virtual Masterclasses!
02 Apr 2020

Students Enjoy Gripping Screening of Rattlesnakes and Q&A from Writer/Director Julius Amedume

Writer/Director Julius Amedume graduated from the NFTS Directing Fiction course in 2010 and recently we welcomed him back to the School for a Masterclass.
31 Mar 2020

Model Making Students Reveal Incredible New Puppet Creations!

Each year the NFTS Model Making students create their own brilliantly original stop frame animation puppets as one of their modules on the one year full-time Model Making Diploma.
27 Mar 2020

Se7en Reasons Why David Fincher’s Masterclass Will Go Down in NFTS History

Legendary director David Fincher was one of the first acclaimed names to host a Virtual Masterclass for NFTS students at the start of lockdown. Read more.
26 Mar 2020

'Finding The Silver Lining in The Midst of A Crisis' by NFTS Director Jon Wardle

"In every crisis there is always a choice. We can fall apart or we can fall together." In a piece originally published by Variety, NFTS Director Jon Wardle reflects on how the School has pulled together over the past two weeks to keep pushing forward and finding the silver lining in the midst of a crisis.
25 Mar 2020

Martin Phipps Visits NFTS to Give Insightful ‘Focus on…Composing’ Masterclass

The NFTS was delighted to welcome back double BAFTA winning and multi-Emmy nominated Composer and NFTS Graduate, Martin Phipps for a Masterclass recently.
23 Mar 2020

NFTS Keeps Calm and Carries On...

Read more about the steps the NFTS has taken in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
19 Mar 2020

NFTS Launches Graduate Impact Report 2020 with Lord David Puttnam

In a speech delivered by Lord David Puttnam, the NFTS has today launched the findings of its Graduate Impact Report 2020. The report demonstrates the enormous impact NFTS graduates make to the UK Film and Television industries, specifically High-End Television as well as inward investment in UK Film Production and independent British Film.