2017 NFTS Grad Show a Sell Out!


2017 NFTS Grad Show a Sell Out!

NOWNESS Confirmed as Sponsor

(Still from BAFTA winning graduation animation A Love Story directed by Anushka Naanayakkara)

The NFTS annual graduation show, which takes place at London’s Picture House on the 20th and 21st February, is completely sold out! The event attracts influential industry representatives from the worlds of film, TV and games who come to experience the graduation films and projects and to meet the stars of the future!

The NFTS graduation show includes the screening of fiction, documentary and animation graduation films. There is a segment for TV Entertainment MA students to show their work and an Extra Cuts section for output from the NFTS Bridges to Industry Scheme; Kodak Nahemi (National Association for Higher Education in the Moving Image) Student Commercial Awards; Sports Production Diploma; Creative Producing for Digital Platforms Diploma and Digital Effects MA. There will also be a dedicated area for the Games Design and Development MA students to demo their games.

Global video channel, NOWNESS has come on board as this year’s graduation show sponsor, which includes the online premieres of some of the NFTS graduation films. The first NFTS film to be showcased will be fiction, Sweet Maddie Stone, directed by Brady Hood.

NOWNESS, which launched in 2010, commissions and showcases established and emerging filmmakers through exclusive online premieres of short films covering a range of cultural topics from art to design through to music, food and travel.  NFTS Producing MA graduates Anna Higgs and Gavin Humphries are respectively Creative Director and Executive Producer at NOWNESS.

Anna and Gavin at NOWNESS say: “We pride ourselves on working with the highest calibre talent and the NFTS is a centre of creative excellence in filmmaking. Partnering with the NFTS is a great fit and we're delighted to support these brilliant films and filmmakers"

Nik Powell, NFTS Director says: “It’s fantastic to have NOWNESS on board as this year’s NFTS Grad Show sponsor and the partnership is a great opportunity for our students and graduates to have their films showcased on such an influential platform.”

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