Press Releases

10 Jan 2018

NFTS Appoints Oscar Nominee Alex Garland as Associate Director

The National Film and Television School announces that Oscar and multi-BAFTA nominated writer, producer and director, Alex Garland (Ex Machina, 28 Days Later) has been appointed as the School’s first Associate Director.
07 Dec 2017

Head of NFTS Scotland Appointed: Alison Goring to Head World Leading Film, Television & Games School Hub at BBC HQ in Scotland

The National Film and Television School announces that experienced film and TV drama Assistant Director and TV drama training expert, Alison Goring (Mad Dogs; This is England ‘86) has been appointed as its first Head of NFTS Scotland.
30 Nov 2017

NFTS First Film School to Win Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher Education

The National Film and Television School is proud to announce it is the first ever film school to win a Queen’s Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education.
25 Aug 2017

Nicola Sturgeon Announces Funding to Open World Leading Film, Television & Games School Hub at BBC HQ in Scotland

On 25th August 2017, First Minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon announced funding of £475,000 in her keynote speech at the Edinburgh International Television Festival, to support plans for the world leading National Film and Television School (NFTS) to open a hub at BBC Scotland’s studios in Glasgow and Dumbarton Studios.
14 Mar 2017

NFTS Announces RSPB Scholarship

National Film and Television School announces it is partnering with the RSPB, the UK’s largest nature conservation charity, on its Directing and Producing Science and Natural History MA.