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Third year production of Motortown by Simon Stephens

3rd Year WDP Students work in TV Studio

‌What's Going On?

Workshop: Vocal sketching for sound design

Dr Sanda Pauletto hosted a sound design workshop on 7 and 8 May 2015.

Variety Magazine 110 Students To Watch

Two of our alumni (Ian Packard and Tom Day) appear in Variety magazine’s 2015 list of "110 students to watch".

York Masters Opportunities Scholarships

The University of York is offering 60 scholarships worth £10,000 for current final year undergraduate UK/EU students who are looking to study a taught masters in 2015. Deadline for applications is 25 May 2015.

BAFTA Scholarships

BAFTA have scholarships available to pay for post-graduate courses in film and television production, and all our Masters level production courses are eligible. The deadline to apply is 12 June 2015.

Silent Cinema Conference

On June 18th and 19th, we're holding a two day postgraduate conference called: Moving Pictures and Photoplays: News Perspectives in Silent Cinema. Proposals from postgraduate and early career researchers are welcome, on any aspect relating to silent cinema and the film industry of the silent period. Silent Cinema Call For Papers (PDF  , 970kb)


Download our department brochure: Department Quick Guide (PDF  , 306kb)

A Film About Us

To see more student work, try our YouTube Channel...

Why Study Here?

Our graduate and student achievement page shows the kind of jobs our graduates go into.

All our undergraduate and postgraduate practical film and TV courses are accredited by Creative Skillset, the film and TV industry skills council.

University Open Days

Explore what studying and living in York is really like at one of our University Open Days, book your place on one of the following dates:

Friday 26 June 2015

Saturday 27 June

Saturday 19 September 2015

Monday 21 September 2015

Undergraduate Courses

Postgraduate Courses

Films about studying in the department

Heslington Studios Facilities Hire

  • State-of-the-art £30m complex
  • Superb opportunities for film, TV and theatre production and presentation
  • State-of-the-art equipment, studios and post-production facilities
  • Professional training

"A world-class facility..."
Richard Deverell, BBC


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