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BBC Announces Major New Partnership With NFTS To Support UK Creative Sector

#NFTSStories: "Having Sessions With Fascinating People Like Louis Theroux Encouraged Both My Personal Development & Film Knowledge"

Focus on First Year of NFTS Games Design: “All The Students Work Hard, They All Have A Passion For What They Do”

NFTS Releases ‘Masterclass of Masterclasses’ Montage Featuring Acclaimed Film and Television Makers From Around The World

28 May 2020

NFTS Model Makers Bring Roald Dahl’s Writing Hut To Life with a Twist In The Tail!

This year marks the 50th anniversary of Roald Dahl’s classic children’s novel, Fantastic Mr Fox. To celebrate, students of the NFTS Model Making Diploma brought to life an exciting and detailed display model featuring Roald Dahl’s writing hut.
27 May 2020

Behind the Scenes on NFTS Production Management MA - “What I Learned At The NFTS Truly Prepared Me For The Real World.”

Recent Production Management graduate Lára Kristjánsdóttir takes us behind the scenes of the gritty and moving 2020 graduate production, Stratum Deep.
26 May 2020

Raft of NFTS Science and Natural History Films Shortlisted for Global Festivals and Student BAFTA Awards

Films created by students and graduates of the NFTS Directing and Producing Science and Natural History MA course have been selected for two global film festivals.
20 May 2020

Record Number of NFTS Films Shortlisted for 2020 BAFTA Student Film Awards in LA

A record nine NFTS films have been shortlisted for the 2020 BAFTA Student Film Awards in Los Angeles
15 May 2020

NFTS Model Makers Collaborate On Ambitious Brief for SHEBA®

John Lee, Head of Model Making at the NFTS was thrilled that his students were once again given the opportunity to become heavily involved in another inspired ‘real life’ commercial brief for SHEBA® Cat Food.
14 May 2020

Calling Prospective Students! NFTS Director Jon Wardle Answers Your Questions Amidst Covid-19 and Beyond

The NFTS is continuing to evolve and adapt to the impact the Covid-19 pandemic and with course applications open for a September 2020 start, the School is keen to keep prospective students informed and supported.
11 May 2020

NFTS Once Again Named as Top Five Animation School in the World

The NFTS has once again been named one of the top five animation schools in the world in this year’s Animation Career Review 2020 School Rankings list.
07 May 2020

Participants Announced For 2020 Inside Pictures Programme with BBC Films Rose Garnett as Ambassador

The National Film and TV School today announces the participants selected for Inside Pictures 2020, its prestigious business training and leadership skills development programme.
05 May 2020

Watch: Calm with Horses Q&A Featuring NFTS Graduates Nick Rowland and Joe Murtagh

For the first time since taking all our Masterclasses online, the NFTS has made this Q&A with the writer and director of Calm with Horses, NFTS graduates Nick Rowland and Joe Murtagh available to watch!
04 May 2020

Three NFTS Directing Documentary Grad Films Selected For Two Prestigious Film Festivals! 

Lola, directed by Miranda Carter-Watson has been selected by HotDocs and Isle of Us directed by Laura Wadha and Miss Curvy directed by Ghada Eldemellawy have been nominated for Best Student Film at the One World Media Awards.