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National Film and Television School to Open Hub in Leeds

NFTS Grad Film Reaches 2019 Student Academy Awards Semi-Finals!

Five Nominations for NFTS Alumni at 2019 Emmys!

Phoebe Waller-Bridge delights students in Fleabag and Killing Eve Masterclass

30 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “Studying at the NFTS completely changed my career trajectory and gave me an enormous leg up in the industry.”

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). Oliver Brown just graduated from the NFTS Assistant Directing and Floor Management Diploma and has already worked for Sky and Netflix!
29 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “I am now working solely as a Script Supervisor, and my list of upcoming projects keeps getting larger and larger!”

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). Merryn Rae Peachey just graduated from the NFTS Script Supervision and Continuity Certificate course and is already working solely as a Script Supervisor!
29 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “We were thrown in at the deep-end, but it was the best way to learn!”

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). Brodie Robertson graduated from the NFTS Production Management for Film and Television Diploma in 2015 and has since worked as Production Supervisor on Sherlock Gnomes!
29 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “Studying at the NFTS has opened the doors to the industry for me.”

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). Victoria Lockwood graduated from the NFTS Location Sound for Film and Television Diploma in 2015 and has since worked on a wide range of film and TV projects from Goodbye Christopher Robin to King Lear!
29 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “I've made friends and contacts for life.”

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). Maddy Sara just graduated from the NFTS Production Management for Film and Television Diploma and is now working as Programme Co-ordinator on BBC’s Holby City!
26 Apr 2019

Participants announced for 2019 Inside Pictures programme

The National Film and TV School (NFTS) today announces the participants selected for Inside Pictures 2019, its prestigious business training and leadership skills development programme. The scheme is open to applicants from around the world who demonstrate a firm commitment to the European film industry.
25 Apr 2019

NFTS Grads Win 2019 RTS Television Award for Animation about Life of Palaeontologist Mary Anning

A short animation - Mary Anning: The Girl Who Helped Discover Dinosaurs - directed by NFTS Directing Animation MA alumna, Anna Humphries with music composed by NFTS Composing MA alumna, Alexandra Harwood, has scooped a prestigious RTS West of England Television Award for Best Animation.
25 Apr 2019

NFTS Natural History Grad Film Highlighting Plight of Rare Orangutans Wins Documentary Award & Screens at Festivals Across the Globe

Recent NFTS Directing and Producing Science and Natural History MA graduate, Matt Senior’s graduation film, Now Or Never, which highlights the plight of the rare Tapanuli orangutan has won the Best Short Documentary Award at the 2019 International Film Festival de Santa Cruz in Argentina at its first festival appearance. Having already screened at festivals across five continents, the next screening will be in London’s Leicester at British Documentary Film Festival Square on May 9.
24 Apr 2019

#NFTSStories: “The networking was fantastic and an absolute godsend!”

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. Briony Tanner has just graduated from the NFTS Marketing Distribution Sales and Exhibition MA and has already secured a role as Marketing Co-Ordinator at Thunderbird Releasing!
19 Apr 2019

Eighth Consecutive Cannes Selection for NFTS Students

NFTS graduation animation, Solar Plexus directed by David McShane, written by Jessica Sinyard and produced by Paida Mutonono compete for the prestigious short film Palme D’Or at this year’s Cannes film festival.