NFTS Short Courses

The high standards and innovation set by the National Film and Television School continues at NFTS Short Courses.

Here industry professionals can further their careers through training courses taught by experienced tutors working in film and television. We have a huge range of technical and creative courses, in everything from 16/35mm Camera to Running Your Own Production Company.

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Course Location Dates
BiteSized@NFTS: Writing A Micro Short Online
Live Football Commentating Online
BiteSized@NFTS: Story Structure Online
BiteSized@NFTS: Actors’ Tools for Screen Naturalism Online
Finishing The Script: 1-2-1 Online
BiteSized@NFTS: Pitch Surgery Online
BiteSized@NFTS: Emotional Stamina Workshop Online
NFTS Leeds: Writing the TV Pilot: ONLINE Leeds 21 Sep 2020 to 2 Oct 2020
NFTS Scotland: Archive in Contemporary Production :- ONLINE Glasgow 2 Oct 2020
16mm/35mm Camera Familiarisation Beaconsfield 5 Oct 2020 to 9 Oct 2020
NFTS Scotland: How Stories Work in Documentaries :- ONLINE Glasgow 7 Oct 2020 to 9 Oct 2020
Visually Expressive Directing Beaconsfield 8 Oct 2020 to 9 Oct 2020
Writing The TV Pilot Beaconsfield 12 Oct 2020 to 23 Oct 2020
Introduction to Editing on Adobe Premiere Pro Beaconsfield 14 Oct 2020 to 16 Oct 2020
Sports Replays: Editorial & Storytelling Beaconsfield 19 Oct 2020 to 22 Oct 2020
NFTS Scotland: Developing and Pitching Factual (Masterclass and Workshop) with Natalie Humphreys :- ONLINE Glasgow 19 Oct 2020 to 26 Oct 2020
Craft Editing Beaconsfield 19 Oct 2020 to 23 Oct 2020
How To Develop Killer Ideas Beaconsfield 22 Oct 2020 to 23 Oct 2020
Location Sound Recording Beaconsfield 25 Oct 2020 to 30 Oct 2020
NFTS Leeds: Script Supervising - ONLINE Leeds 26 Oct 2020 to 29 Oct 2020
Supervising Art Directors Beaconsfield 2 Nov 2020 to 3 Nov 2020
NFTS Scotland: Making the Successful Short Film :- ONLINE Glasgow 4 Nov 2020 to 6 Nov 2020
Film Scoring for Editors Beaconsfield 5 Nov 2020 to 6 Nov 2020
Running Your Own TV Production Company Beaconsfield 5 Nov 2020 to 6 Nov 2020
NFTS Scotland: Script Editing Today :- ONLINE Glasgow 9 Nov 2020 to 20 Nov 2020
Developing & Pitching Factual Programmes & Documentaries Beaconsfield 9 Nov 2020 to 10 Nov 2020
NFTS Scotland: Drama Production Management Glasgow 9 Nov 2020 to 14 Nov 2020
Directing The Comedy Beaconsfield 9 Nov 2020 to 10 Nov 2020
Audio Drama - From Pitch To Script Beaconsfield 10 Nov 2020 to 19 Nov 2020
Directing the Microbudget Feature Film Beaconsfield 11 Nov 2020 to 13 Nov 2020
Acting For The Screen Beaconsfield 16 Nov 2020 to 27 Nov 2020
Financing Your Feature Film Beaconsfield 16 Nov 2020 to 17 Nov 2020
NFTS Leeds Directing the Documentary - Online Leeds 23 Nov 2020 to 27 Nov 2020
Developing & Pitching Drama Beaconsfield 23 Nov 2020 to 24 Nov 2020
Scriptwriting for Film & Television Beaconsfield 25 Nov 2020 to 2 Dec 2020
Running Your Own FILM Production Company Beaconsfield 30 Nov 2020 to 1 Dec 2020
NFTS Scotland: Writing the TV Pilot:- ONLINE Glasgow 30 Nov 2020 to 11 Dec 2020
Script Development for Independent Film Beaconsfield 3 Dec 2020 to 4 Dec 2020
NFTS Leeds: Directing The Short Film - Online Leeds 7 Dec 2020 to 9 Dec 2020
Drama Production Management Beaconsfield 7 Dec 2020 to 11 Dec 2020