Notable Alumni

The National Youth Film Academy prides itself in finding the best in young British filmmaking and acting talent since 2011, below is a selection of notable past students who continue to carry the standard and work professionally in the industry. CHRIS LEW KUM HOI Chris Lew Kum Hoi  is an actor who joined National Youth […]

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J.K Rowling Overcame the IMPOSSIBLE

J.K Rowling is armed with a lot of magic and also one of the most inspirational success stories of our time. Joanne Rowling was a passenger on a delayed train from Manchester to London, it was here she had a “fully-formed” vision of young Harry Potter. “I saw Harry! I could see him very clearly […]


Finding A Screenwriter

A screenwriter writes the scripts for feature films, television shows, and other projects that appear on screen, such as web series and even adverts. They are responsible for the story, dialogue, structure and often the pacing of the piece too. If you want to direct your own short films or feature films and do not […]

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