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NFTS Cymru Wales Launches First Slate of Film and Television Courses With Special Guest, Director Euros Lyn

NFTS Creative Business: Where Are They Now?

Two NFTS Bridge To Industry Shorts Selected for Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival

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29 Jun 2021

7 Wins for NFTS Projects at RTS Student Television Awards 2021!

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! 
23 Jun 2021

Meet The NFTS BBC Scholarship Students

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.
22 Jun 2021

NFTS New Head of Creative Business Dr Alex Connock on Evolving a Groundbreaking MA

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!
21 Jun 2021

Oliver Dowden, Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Visits NFTS

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.
18 Jun 2021

Watch: The Father Masterclass With Award Winning Screenwriter Sir Christopher Hampton

This week the NFTS welcomed double Oscar and BAFTA winning screenwriter Sir Christopher Hampton for a Masterclass via Zoom and is now available for all to watch.
16 Jun 2021

Three NFTS 2021 Graduate Films Announced as Finalists For GSA BAFTA Student Awards

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!
16 Jun 2021

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

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.
10 Jun 2021

NFTS Leads The Way At RTS Student Television Awards 2021 With 11 Nominations

The shortlist for the national RTS Student Television Awards 2021 have been announced and NFTS leads the way with 11 nominations for our students and graduates!
07 Jun 2021

Four NFTS Graduates Win Gongs At 2021 Virgin Media BAFTA Television Awards

The biggest night in the British TV calendar saw four NFTS graduates receive awards for their outstanding work at the 2021 Virgin Media BAFTA Television Awards on Sunday evening!
07 Jun 2021

British Cinematographer Talks To NFTS Director On Nurturing Talent And Learning By Doing

As the NFTS celebrates its 50th anniversary, NFTS director Jon Wardle, reflects on the evolution of the School’s training offerings and the learning philosophy at its core.