New NFTS schemes aim to boost


The National Film and Television School (NFTS) it to launch a range of initiatives aimed at increasing the number of women working professionally in screen directing. Three schemes were announced at the school’s annual fundraising gala at the end of June: a mentorship programme for all female students on the NFTS’s four MAs in Directing; a conservatory directing workshop for women with three years or more professional experience in the arts or a graduate of the NFTS; and a paid internship for all participants of the directing workshop with a director, writer or producer. To read more, click here.