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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

26 May 2020

Raft of NFTS Science and Natural History Films Shortlisted for Global Festivals and Student BAFTA Awards

Films created by students and graduates of the NFTS Directing and Producing Science and Natural History MA course have been selected for two global film festivals.
20 May 2020

Record Number of NFTS Films Shortlisted for 2020 BAFTA Student Film Awards in LA

A record nine NFTS films have been shortlisted for the 2020 BAFTA Student Film Awards in Los Angeles
15 May 2020

NFTS Model Makers Collaborate On Ambitious Brief for SHEBA®

John Lee, Head of Model Making at the NFTS was thrilled that his students were once again given the opportunity to become heavily involved in another inspired ‘real life’ commercial brief for SHEBA® Cat Food.
14 May 2020

Calling Prospective Students! NFTS Director Jon Wardle Answers Your Questions Amidst Covid-19 and Beyond

The NFTS is continuing to evolve and adapt to the impact the Covid-19 pandemic and with course applications open for a September 2020 start, the School is keen to keep prospective students informed and supported.
11 May 2020

NFTS Once Again Named as Top Five Animation School in the World

The NFTS has once again been named one of the top five animation schools in the world in this year’s Animation Career Review 2020 School Rankings list.
07 May 2020

Participants Announced For 2020 Inside Pictures Programme with BBC Films Rose Garnett as Ambassador

The National Film and TV School today announces the participants selected for Inside Pictures 2020, its prestigious business training and leadership skills development programme.
05 May 2020

Watch: Calm with Horses Q&A Featuring NFTS Graduates Nick Rowland and Joe Murtagh

For the first time since taking all our Masterclasses online, the NFTS has made this Q&A with the writer and director of Calm with Horses, NFTS graduates Nick Rowland and Joe Murtagh available to watch!
04 May 2020

Three NFTS Directing Documentary Grad Films Selected For Two Prestigious Film Festivals! 

Lola, directed by Miranda Carter-Watson has been selected by HotDocs and Isle of Us directed by Laura Wadha and Miss Curvy directed by Ghada Eldemellawy have been nominated for Best Student Film at the One World Media Awards.
29 Apr 2020

Access NFTS: Re-Working Our National Outreach Scheme

With coronavirus altering how the world will operate over the coming weeks and months, we have re-worked our national outreach programme, AccessNFTS.
21 Apr 2020

NFTS Only UK Film School Listed in Variety's Top Film Schools Report 2020

The NFTS is thrilled to have secured a place within Variety’s Top Film Schools Entertainment Education Impact Report 2020, the only UK film School included in the listing and one of only ten from outside the US!