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NFTS Announces Anti-Racism Commitment

Four NFTS Alumni To Become Members Of The Academy

Behind the Scenes on NFTS Directing Animation MA: “If You Really Want Something, Work Hard and You Can Make It Happen.”

#NFTSStories: "You Learn a Lot About The Process and Where Your Talents Might Be Best Applied"

07 Feb 2020

NFTS Enjoys the Spotlight with BBC Visit and Coverage in The Times

The NFTS enjoyed the spotlight this week with a report airing on BBC London News on Thursday 6th February featuring the School’s recent influx of new first year students.
07 Feb 2020

Russell T Davies Masterclass Ensures NFTS Springboard Week Finishes on a High!

The final day of NFTS Springboard Week 2020 finished on a high with the new students enjoying an entertaining and insightful Masterclass from the inimitable Russell T Davies.
04 Feb 2020

3 NFTS Graduate Wins at the 2020 EE British Academy Film Awards!

With six nominations and over 90 graduate credits on films nominated at the 2020 EE British Academy Film Awards, it was a night of glamour and excitement that saw NFTS graduates take home three awards for their work on the epic 1917!
03 Feb 2020

Asif Kapadia Delivers Unmissable Masterclass to NFTS Students During Springboard Week

Day four of NFTS Springboard Week 2020 continued apace with an unmissable Masterclass with the Oscar and BAFTA winning writer, director and producer, Asif Kapadia.
31 Jan 2020

NFTS Alumni Offer Words of Wisdom to New Students during Springboard Week 2020

Day three of Springboard Week 2020 saw our new first year students enjoy an open and honest session with an inspiring panel of NFTS alumni.
28 Jan 2020

Alex Garland Masterclass Kick Starts NFTS Springboard Week 2020

To kick off the start of Springboard Week, the NFTS equivalent to Fresher’s Week, Oscar and BAFTA nominated screenwriter/director Alex Garland, regular visitor to the NFTS (being our Associate Director) stopped by to deliver an astute Masterclass to 200 new and eager to listen students.
23 Jan 2020

NFTS Hosts Moving Memorial for Nik Powell OBE

Wednesday 22 January saw the NFTS host a memorial celebrating the life and achievements of Nik Powell OBE, who spent 14 years as Director of the School.
23 Jan 2020

NFTS Directing Commercials Students Produce "Turn Your Phone Off" Adverts for Cineworld

NFTS Directing Commercials students recently took on a compelling brief from nationwide cinema chain Cineworld to encourage cinema-goers to turn off their phones.
16 Jan 2020

Four NFTS Graduates Join Oscars 2020 Race

We are thrilled to see four NFTS graduates nominated by The Academy across four separate categories; Best Original Screenplay, Cinematography, Best Picture and Sound Mixing. In addition, NFTS graduate credits numbered over 50 across all films nominated!
15 Jan 2020

Four of Five Oscar & BAFTA Nominated Films Feature NFTS Digital Effects Grads in VFX Category!

An incredible four out of five Oscar and BAFTA films nominated for Visual Effects (VFX) feature graduates from the NFTS Digital Effects MA!