Hollywood approval for Beaconsfield film school
A LEADING film and television school in Beaconsfield has been named as one of the world’s best.
The National Film and Television School (NFTS), Station Road, is the only film school in the UK to be included in the Hollywood Reporter’s (THR) list of the top 15 international film schools.
It is also the seventh year the NFTS has bagged a place on the list.
The highly respected digital and print publica- tion, which was established in 1930 and focuses on the film television, and entertainment industries, ‘gives the scoop’ on where to learn filmmaking in a foreign land.
The article highlights the opening of state-ofthe-art facilities at the NFTS with a nod towards is $26 million expansion.
Jon Wardle, NFTS director, said: “We are thrilled that The Hollywood Reporter has once again recognised the NFTS as one of the world’s leading film schools.
“2017 has been an incredible year so far: We have opened state-of-theart new facilities, welcomed the likes of Harvey Weinstein, Sir Kenneth Brannagh, Sally Wainwright and Roger Deakins to deliver masterclasses and our students have once again done us proud winning a number of high profile awards including the Short Animation BAFTA for the fourth year in a row.”