The winners of the RTS Student Television Awards 2021, were announced on 25th June and the NFTS was thrilled to receive the highest number of wins across the 17 UK institutions nominated, taking home 7 awards from a total of 11 nominations!
Three current BBC scholars reflect on their NFTS journeys to date, how gaining a scholarship has lifted the worry of making ends meet, ways in which the industry has shifted to become more inclusive and the incredible opportunities offered by the NFTS via a BBC scholarship.
We caught up with Dr Alex Connock, the new Head of Department for the NFTS Creative Business MA, to find out about his plans for the department and get his insight into a post-covid industry and what effect it might have for those studying Creative Business or thinking of applying!
On Thursday 10th June the NFTS welcomed Oliver Dowden, Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport and Beaconsfield MP Joy Morrissey for a tour of the School’s stages and workshop facilities, led by NFTS Director Jon Wardle.
Three NFTS 2021 graduation projects have been selected as finalists for the GSA BAFTA Student Awards. In a competition dominated by US institutions, for the second year in a row, the NFTS has the most number of films selected than any other film school in the world!
It's 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 which will form part of the Roald Dahl Museum's Summer 2021 exhibition, Imagining Fantastic Mr Fox.