National Film & Television School
Celebrate over Fifty Years of Film
Here's to 50 more years
Learn about our lasting legacy on and off screen
Fifty Years of Film
In 2021 we celebrated our 50 birthday!
NFTS 50th Anniversary Trailer
Watch the trailer introducing the collaboration with NFTS and Google Arts & Culture
See how the NFTS has changed the film and television sector
Explore how film can help with representation
Taking Home the Gold
Celebrate a series of NFTS award wins
Our Origin Story
A home for film talent
What is the National Film and Television School?
Who we are and what we do
In the Beginning
Learn about our initial start
Meet Colin Young
Colin was the visionary who founded the NFTS
A Stuttering Start
It wasn't all smooth sailing...
Learn from the best
Hear from industry experts
Why Representation Matters
Telling Stories through Film
Performance on Film
Being in the Business
“Write as if you aren’t afraid… act as if someone just said there’s no reason to be afraid”.
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, creator of Fleabag
Discover films that create animated new worlds
A Grand Day Out
Nick Park's graduation film, and the first appearance of Wallace and Gromit
This short animation from Ed Foster was created before he went on to direct the TV series The Rubbish World of Dave Spud.
A beautiful hand-painted film combining British and Korean influences
Visual art and fine craft meet film in these animated films
Meet Bertie, the half man - half panda
Edmond searches for the origin of his desires.
Head Over Heels
Walter and Madge can't agree which way is up!
An animation using Rod Marionette Puppets.
Ken Lidster's multi award winning animation.
The art of the poster
Decorate your bedroom with your favourite film posters using Art Projector
Arafat and I
The Alan Dimension
Mend & Make Do
A Love Story