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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

Go Behind The Scenes Of CoVRt Operation, First Ever BAFTA Student Award Games Design Finalist!

14 Dec 2020

Focus on First Year of NFTS Digital Effects: "From the RAF to the NFTS!"

In this Focus On First Year blog, we find out what the first year at NFTS has been like for Digital Effects student James Elkin who left the RAF to study the course!
11 Dec 2020

BBC Execs Visit NFTS For Info Packed Career Session With Students

The NFTS Production Management, Location Sound Recording and Assistant Directing students recently had the wonderful opportunity of meeting several BBC Production Executives and Business Advisors for an insightful session.
11 Dec 2020

Another NFTS Record Broken with 27 Alumni Nominations at BIFA 2020!

NFTS alumni have managed to once again break our record with an incredible 27 nominations!
09 Dec 2020

NFTS Model Makers Create Out of This World Miniature Lunar Base Replica from Sci-Fi Film Moon

Every year, students of the NFTS Model Making Course build a replica set from a well-known film. For 2020, John Lee, NFTS Head of Model Making for Animation Diploma tasked his new cohort of model makers with replicating the interior of the ‘Sarang’ Lunar Base from the BAFTA winning sci-fi film Moon.
07 Dec 2020

StoryFutures Academy: Participants Announced for UK-Canadian Co-Production Programme for Immersive Storytelling

24 creatives from the UK and Canada have been selected for the UK-Canada Immersive Exchange, supported by an international partnership between StoryFutures Academy (run by the National Film and Television School and Royal Holloway, University of London), Arts Council England, the Canada Media Fund, the Canadian Film Centre’s Media Lab (CFC Media Lab) and the Canada Council for the Arts.
24 Nov 2020

NFTS Curating MA Introduces Inaugural Online Season: Quiet Revolutions

Each year, final year MA students of the NFTS Film Studies MA are asked to conceptualise, research and organise a curatorial project. This year, with cinemas, distributors and festivals all feeling the impact of the pandemic, the course has quickly adapted to an online screening approach with the first project, Quiet Revolutions, a captivating celebration of female Costa Rican filmmakers, screening from 4-6 December. Book your free seat for this unmissable season now!
23 Nov 2020

Careers In A Post-Covid Climate: What Will the Marketing and Distribution Landscape Look Like When I Graduate?

Are you interested in the Marketing and Distribution MA but concerned about how recent events are affecting the film, television and games industries, and what your career prospects will be at the end of the course? Head of the MA, Debbie Rowland, will host an info session on Tuesday 1 December at 5.30pm about how the course has successfully navigated the COVID climate, what the current students are up to, and how she believes the landscape will look for students graduating in the next couple of years. Join us!
18 Nov 2020

NFTS:DEV - Welcome To Our Virtual Games Expo

Welcome to our booth at the first ever virtual NFTS games expo NFTS:DEVS! Since our Games Design MA second year students were unable to showcase their eagerly anticipated games at annual events like EGX and Develop: Brighton, we are previewing them here on the NFTS blog and across our social channels instead.
16 Nov 2020

NFTS Announces New National Hub in Wales in Partnership with BBC Cymru Wales and Creative Wales

The National Film and Television School (NFTS) has today announced it is to establish a new national hub in Wales in partnership with BBC Cymru Wales and Creative Wales.
13 Nov 2020

NFTS Documentary Miss Curvy Wins at Grierson British Documentary Awards

NFTS graduation documentary, Miss Curvy has won the 2020 Grierson All3Media Best Student Documentary Award, marking the seventh time NFTS graduates have won the All3Media Best Student Documentary Award since the category started back in 2011.