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Multiple Success At World Leading Festivals for NFTS Science and Natural History Films

Six Nominations for NFTS Alumni at 2020 Emmys!

Behind the Scenes of NFTS Production Design MA: "It's Great To Be Back On Set!"

NFTS Announces Anti-Racism Commitment

04 Nov 2019

NFTS Students Attend MIPCOM in Cannes and Mingle with TV Stars Ant and Dec!

Second year NFTS Marketing, Distribution, Sales and Exhibition MA students recently attended MIPCOM in Cannes, the world’s biggest entertainment market.
31 Oct 2019

A Record 13 BIFA 2019 Nominations for NFTS Alumni

The week saw the prestigious BIFA 2019 nominations announced, with a record 13 named nominations for NFTS alumni. Hosted by British actors Naomi Ackie and Joe Cole at the Regent Street Cinema in London, NFTS graduates dominated many of the BIFA 2019 categories including: British Independent Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Debut Director, Best British Short Film, Cinematography, Editing, Visual Effects, Music, Production Design and Sound.
30 Oct 2019

Three NFTS Graduates Make BAFTA Breakthrough Brits 2019 List

Three NFTS graduates have made the BAFTA Breakthrough Brits 2019 list which was announced today (30 October 2019.)
21 Oct 2019

NFTS Grad Film Wins Bronze At The 2019 Student Oscars!

NFTS Graduation film, November 1st, written and directed by Directing Fiction 2019 Graduate Charlie Manton, took home a Bronze award at last week’s 2019 Student Academy Awards in Beverly Hills.
18 Oct 2019

Farmageddon Hits The NFTS As Shaun The Sheep Drops In!

A Shaun The Sheep Movie: Farmageddon Co-Director and NFTS Graduate Richard Phelan returned to the School earlier this week for a Masterclass, treating students to a preview screening, insightful Q&A and chance to meet some of the puppets from the film which is released UK wide from Friday 18th October.
16 Oct 2019

Model Making Showcased At Inaugural ‘AccessNFTS’ Event

NFTS recently launched AccessNFTS, a national outreach programme sponsored by Universal Pictures International which has been designed to find, inform and inspire a new generation of film, TV and games talent. The very first event took place in Glasgow in early October and was a huge success! NFTS Head of Model Making John Lee headed up to BBC Scotland to showcase the unique work of his department over the last two years.
15 Oct 2019

Legendary Titles Designer Dan Perri Visits NFTS For Masterclass

Legendary titles designer Dan Perri visited the NFTS recently to give a masterclass to the whole School, particularly targeted to Motion Graphics and Titles students.
15 Oct 2019

Meabh O'Donovan Appointed Head of NFTS Leeds

Meabh O’Donovan has been appointed as the Head of NFTS Leeds. The NFTS announced in July that it would open a hub in Leeds following the successful launch of NFTS Scotland in Glasgow. NFTS Leeds is due to open in January 2020 with Meabh taking up her role at the beginning of December.
10 Oct 2019

NFTS Students to Showcase Graduation Games at EGX 2019

The countdown is on! Second year Games Design and Development MA students from NFTS will showcase their graduation games at EGX 2019 from 17-20 October at ExCel in London.
09 Oct 2019

Anticipation Builds For ‘November 1st’ NFTS Grads Ahead Of 2019 Student Academy Awards in L.A

The 2019 46th Student Academy Awards take place next Thursday 17th October in Los Angeles. From a total of 1,615 entries across 255 domestic and 105 international colleges and universities, The Academy has voted 16 students as winners, including NFTS graduation film November 1st, written and directed by Directing Fiction 2019 Graduate Charlie Manton.