Latest News from the Northern Film School
Leeds Beckett film project celebrated at Young Filmmakers’ Awards
A short film created by a team of over-60s in collaboration with filmmaking students at Leeds Beckett University will receive a special screening at the Leeds Young Filmmakers’ Golden Owl Awards 2017.
Over-60s sought for new filmmaking and theatre courses
Leeds Beckett University is opening up its doors to people aged 60 years and over as it launches new short courses in filmmaking and performance art.
Over-60s film project premiers at Hyde Park Picture House
A series of original short films made by teams of over-60s in collaboration with filmmaking students at Leeds Beckett University will be premiered at the Hyde Park Picture House on Sunday 11 December.
Britain's Most Admired Companies Guest Lecture - Sebastian James CEO Dixons Carphone PLC
An Evening In Conversation With Sebastian James, Group CEO Dixons Carphone PLC
Graduate Fashion Show
Annual fashion show from our BA (Hons) Fashion students.
Making Your Mark: Rubbing Up Against the City
An urban voyage of disruption, exploration and participation
School of Art, Architecture & Design - End of Year Show
The annual end of year show where students from the School of Art, Architecture & Design will be showcasing their best work from their final year with us.
Summer Language Classes
Summer Language Classes are now live!
Innovation Network Event: Making Export Easy
The Innovation Network Events are a series of breakfast events in partnership with The Yorkshire Post. Events focus on innovation as a key driver for growth and sustainability – as well as the challenges faced by businesses looking to innovate.
The Northern Film School is one of the best known film and television schools in the UK, making innovative and award winning films for over 25 years. Storytelling, technical expertise and creativity, all taught by professionals, make our graduates the filmmakers of the future.
The School prides itself on:
- Practical filmmaking, with real production budgets
- Teaching staff with international film and TV credits.
- Industry partnerships, placements and collaborations.
- Specialised teaching in Producing, Directing, Screenwriting, Production Design, Cinematography, Sound, Editing and Animation.
- State of the art camera and lighting, sound, editing and post equipment.
- Industry standard studios, post-production suites, and production offices.
- Courses informed by film theory and criticism.
With its roots originating in the late 1970s in the Leeds Polytechnic Film Unit, the Northern School of Film and Television came into being in January 1990. Eventually simplifying its name to the Northern Film School and residing within the School of Film, Music and Performing Arts at Leeds Beckett University, the Northern Film School offers filmmaking awards at BA (Hons), MA and PhD levels, attracting students from around the world.