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The NFTS Officially Awarded Dolby Atmos® Certification

Key Industry Figures Attend Third Diverse Directors Showcase

#NFTS Stories: "I must be one of the few people in the world that can honestly say they love their job!"

Screen Yorkshire and NFTS Announce First Industry Recognised Craft Certificates For Film and TV

28 May 2019

#NFTSStories: NFTS Writing the TV Pilot Short Course Alumna Secures Two Option Agreements

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now (follow the series by using the #NFTSStories hashtag across Twitter and Instagram). Grace Link completed the Writing the TV Pilot short course in 2018 and has since secured option agreements for her pilots with Silver Reel Productions and All3Media.
28 May 2019

#NFTSStories: NFTS Creative Business Grad Discusses How the Course Helped Him Set Up a Creative Agency for Startups

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now (follow the series by using the #NFTSStories hashtag across Twitter and Instagram). Nick Horowitz graduated from the Creative Business for Entrepreneurs and Executives course in 2015 and has since co-founded a creative agency for startups, The Clerkenwell Brothers, which has just celebrated its third birthday.
28 May 2019

NFTS Creative Business MA Student Develops Musical in 48-Hours Hosted by Julian Clary

We caught up with current NFTS Creative Business for Entrepreneurs and Exectuives MA student, Ian Haig to find out more about his intriguing live theature project, Showtime Challenge!
28 May 2019

#NFTS Stories: “It’s incredibly exciting to work on such diverse distribution projects, from classic Hollywood to 80s indie horror!”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now (follow the series by using the #NFTSStories hashtag across Twitter and Instagram). Samuel Thiery graduated from the NFTS Film Studies, Programming and Curation MA in February 2019 and is now working as Production Assistant for Arrow Films.
28 May 2019

From Authenticity to The Spice Girls, Derry Girls Team Reveal What’s behind the Show’s Success

NFTS alumnus, Michael Lennox and director of multi award-winning TV series, Derry Girls, returned to the School with the show’s creator and writer, Lisa McGee and executive producer and Hat Trick Productions Co-Founder, Jimmy Mulville to deliver an entertaining masterclass revealing why the series has been such a hit.
24 May 2019

NFTS Documentary Grad Film Wins Jury Award for Best Documentary at the 2019 Cine Las America Film Festival

NFTS graduation documentary, Abrázame, directed by Jas Doyle-Pitt, has won the Jury Award for Best Documentary Short at the 22nd Cine Las Americas International Film Festival which took place in Austin, Texas.
24 May 2019

#NFTSStories: Recent NFTS Motion Graphics Grad Works on Titles for Dumbo & Aladdin

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now (follow the series by using the #NFTSStories hashtag across Twitter and Instagram). Maria Cerrato Ayala graduated from the NFTS Motion Graphics and Titles Diploma in 2019 and has already secured a job as Assistant Graphic and Motion Designer at Éclair, which was founded in 1907 and delivers innovative technologies, services and products to the Media and Entertainment industry. Maria has worked on blockbuster movies, Dumbo and the highly anticipated Aladdin since starting in January.
22 May 2019

#NFTSStories: “Studying at the NFTS is just like working in the industry”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now (follow the series by using the #NFTSStories hashtag across Twitter and Instagram). Ibukunoluwa Taiwo graduated from the NFTS Graphics & Titles for Film & Television Diploma in 2018 and is now working as a Junior Motion Designer at BBC Designers.
22 May 2019

#NFTS Stories: “NFTS opened many doors & prepared me for entering the industry.”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now (follow the series by using the #NFTSStories hashtag across Twitter and Instagram). Giada Liu graduated from the NFTS Film Studies, Programming and Curation MA in February 2019 and is now working at film sales company, Rocket Science as Sales Co-Ordinator.
20 May 2019

#NFTS Stories: “The Marketing & Distribution MA has given me credibility and the connections I need to move forward.”

Welcome to our latest NFTS story, a series of blogs featuring our alumni talking about where they were before they came to the School and where they are now (follow the series by using the #NFTSStories hashtag across Twitter and Instagram). Zsófi Szemerédy graduated from the NFTS Marketing Distribution Sales and Exhibition MA in 2019 and has already secured a job at post-production talent agency, Blueberry as Marketing and PR Executive.