Press Releases

22 Nov 2021

NFTS And Popcorn Group Partner On The Inaugural NFTS Popcorn Award 2021

The NFTS and Popcorn Group have partnered to create the first ever NFTS Popcorn Award 2021, which has been awarded to current Screenwriting MA student Lily Seriki for her outstanding television pilot, Silly Girl.  
17 Nov 2021

NFTS Partners With Screen Ireland To Support Progression In Irish Production Sector

The NFTS partners with Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland for the first time to launch a range of short courses designed to support progression and address in-demand skills within the growing Irish production sector.
25 Oct 2021

StoryFutures Academy Announces StoryTrails, Part of UNBOXED

StoryFutures Academy is delighted to announce that it will recruit and train the next generation of UK-based creative talent in 50 roles to work on StoryTrails, part of UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK.
08 Oct 2021

NFTS To Offer Industry First Virtual Production Course In Partnership With WarnerMedia

The NFTS is to launch a brand new part-time certificate course to service the unprecedented demand for Virtual Production skills within the screen sector.
05 Oct 2021

Next Generation Of NFTS Talent To Showcase Games At EGX 2021

Talented 2nd year students from the Games Design MA at the NFTS will showcase their graduation games at EGX 2021 from 7-10 October
22 Sep 2021

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

NFTS Cymru Wales in partnership with Creative Wales and BBC Cymru Wales, has marked the launch of its first slate of film and television courses with a Q&A event featuring special guest, acclaimed Welsh director Euros Lyn.
08 Sep 2021

NFTS and Film4 Unveil New Scholarship Honouring Film4’s Sue Bruce-Smith

The NFTS and Film4 are pleased to announce a new scholarship in honour of Sue Bruce-Smith who spent two decades of her career at Film4.
19 Jul 2021

BFI Southbank Mark The 50th Anniversary Of The National Film And Television School With Celebratory ‘NFTS At 50’ Season

Special anniversary season ‘NFTS at 50’ will feature Q&As with some of the School’s best-known alumni including Roger and James Deakins, Terence Davies, Sarah Gavron, Nick Broomfield, Shola Amoo, Clio Barnard, Kim Longinotto and more.
09 Jul 2021

UK-Canadian co-productions awarded £300,000 for Immersive Storytelling Exchange Initiative

Six creative projects have been awarded a total of £300,000 ($510,000 CAD), as part of the next phase of the UK-Canada Immersive Exchange
01 Jun 2021

NFTS and Pinewood Group Announce Partnership To Train The Next Generation of Filmmakers in the UK

The NFTS has unveiled an ambitious new partnership with Pinewood Group to train the next generation of UK filmmakers, establishing a dedicated education and training centre within Screen Hub UK