Our credits tell the story.

The NFTS is indebted to the many organisations, companies and individuals who support our work, many of whom have supported the School for the majority of its existence.

Platinum Partner Sponsor

Channel 4

Channel 4 is a publicly-owned, commercially-funded public service broadcaster with a remit to be innovative, experimental and distinctive.

Platinum Cinema Sponsor

ODEON & UCI CINEMAS GROUP

ODEON & UCI Cinemas Group is a leading European cinema operator.

Key Partner Funders

Department for Culture, Media and Sport

DCMS works to make sure the communications, creative, media, cultural, tourism, sport and leisure economies have the framework to grow and have real impact on people’s lives.

HEFCE

Promotes and funds teaching and research in higher education institutions.

Creative Skillset Film Skills Fund

The Skillset Film Skills Fund is supported by the National Lottery through the BFI and the film industry through the Skills Investment Fund

Key Partner Sponsors

Sky

Sky is the largest pay-tv broadcaster in the United Kingdom and Ireland with over 11 million subscribers.

British Broadcasting Corporation

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is the largest broadcaster in the world, with more than 23,000 staff.

ITV

ITV is the biggest commercial television network in the UK

Film Distributors' Association

Film Distributors' Association Ltd. (FDA) is the trade body for theatrical film distributors in the UK - the companies that release films for UK  cinema audiences.

UK Cinema Association

The UK Cinema Association is the trade association representing the interests of UK cinema operators.

Key Partner Accreditations

Royal College of Art

Our MA course is validated by the Royal College of Art

Creative Skillset Film Academy

We are a Creative Skillset Film Academy identified by the UK film industry as a centre of excellence in film education and training.

Centre International de Liaison des Ecoles de Cinéma et de Télévision - CILECT

We are a member of CILECT the association of the world's major film and television schools. Its goals are to provide a means for the exchange of ideas among member schools

Groupement europeen des ecoles de cinema et de television - GEECT

We are a member of the European grouping of film and television schools

Quality Assurance Agency

The NFTS achieved a "commended" judgement for the quality of student learning opportunities from the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA). See Report.

Partners

NFTS Patrons

  • The Bertha Foundation
  • Dana & Albert R Broccoli Foundation
  • David Elstein, Warburg Pincus
  • The David Lean Foundation
  • Duncan Kenworthy OBE, Toledo Productions Ltd
  • Entente Distributions Ltd
  • Ingenious Media Investment
  • The Leverhulme Trust
  • The Lew Grade Memorial Fund
  • The McKenna Charitable Trust
  • Richard Dunn Memorial Fund
  • The UIP Charitable Trust
  • YouTube

Supporters and Donors

  • Anna Valley
  • Arri Media
  • Ascent Media
  • Assimilate Inc
  • Autodesk Development BV
  • Avid Technology Europe Ltd
  • BDO
  • Blackmagic Design
  • Broadcast Magazine
  • Centroid Motion Capture
  • Chaos Group
  • Christie Digital
  • Cinelab London
  • Cinelease
  • Cintel International
  • Cirro Lite
  • Deluxe
  • Digital Vision
  • Dolby Laboratories
  • Encore
  • Endemol UK
  • Euphonix Inc
  • Fidelity UK Foundation
  • Filmlight Ltd
  • First Actuarial
  • The Foundry
  • Garfield Weston Foundation
  • Gekko Technology
  • Greenkit
  • Harpeth
  • Hewlett-Packard Limited
  • The Hospital Club
  • Image Systems
  • Imagineer Systems
  • ionoco
  • IOSH
  • ITV London Studios
  • Lee & Thompson
  • The Lincy Foundation
  • The London Studios
  • Mark Roberts Motion Control
  • The Mill
  • Movietech
  • MPC Data Lab
  • Nucoda
  • Olswang
  • Panalux
  • Panavision
  • Pixar
  • The Pixel Farm
  • ProCam
  • Quantel Ltd
  • Rycote
  • Screen International
  • Side Effects Software
  • Take Two Films
  • Technicolor
  • Total Film
  • Warner Bros
  • The Wolfson Foundation
  • Virgin Atlantic

Scholarship Donors

  • Anonymous
  • Adobe
  • Alan Hawkshaw Foundation
  • Andy Harries
  • BAFTA/Shell
  • BAFTA Prince William Scholarships
  • Barchester
  • BBC
  • Beaconsfield Film Society
  • British Board of FIlm Classification (BBFC)
  • British Cinematography Scholarship Trust
  • British Film Company
  • Budleigh Film Society
  • CBTF Lord Attenborough Scholarship
  • Christie Digital
  • Creative England
  • Creative Scotland
  • The David Lean Foundation
  • David Yates
  • De Mouilpied Charity Trust
  • Discovery Networks International
  • Freddie Francis, BSC Scholarship
  • Freddie Young, OBE, BSC Scholarship
  • Independent Film Trust
  • Sir John Terry Memorial Scholarship
  • Kodak Entertainment Imaging
  • The Louis Malle Scholarship
  • Mark Baker
  • Mark Farley
  • Met Film School
  • Michael Samuelson Scholarship
  • Mike Frankovic/Columbia TriStar Scholarship
  • Musicians Union
  • Northern Ireland Screen
  • Pinewood Studios Group
  • Prescience Film Finance
  • The PRS for Music Foundation
  • The Robert Gavron Charitable Trust
  • Roger King/International Productions Ltd.
  • Royal Mail Special Stamps
  • Sargent Disc
  • Sky Academy Scholarships
  • Toledo Productions
  • Warner Bros.
  • The Wellcome Trust
  • The Harold Hyam Wingate Foundation
  • Zodiak Media Group