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Graduate film 'Sol de Agosto', by Franco Volpi, in finals of 2018 Student Academy Awards

Congratulations to Franco Volpi and crew on making it into the finals of the 2018 Student Academy Awards with his grad film 'Sol de Agosto'!!

The 2018 Student Academy Awards received 1,582 films this year, 'Sol de Agosto' is one of 39 films to advance and one of seven in the International Narrative category. The grad film is making its rounds on the film festival circuit.

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In Honour of LFS Honorary Associate, Colin Tucker

LFS announces Honorary Associate and ex-tutor Colin Tucker has passed away on 6 August 2018.

Gisli Snaer, Director of LFS: “On behalf of all of us here at LFS, it is with great sadness that I deliver today the heart-breaking news of the death of a colleague and friend, Colin Tucker. Colin made many great contributions to the School and his work will not soon be forgotten. He will be very missed.”

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LFS Alumna Fateme Ahmadi's 'Bitter Sea' commissioned by London Calling

Many congratulations to graduate Fateme Ahmadi, cast and crew on ‘Bitter Sea’, a commissioned short as part of the London Calling Scheme.

‘Bitter Sea’ is a short film by writer-director Fateme Ahmadi (Berlinale Talent 2017) and produced by Emma Parsons (Touching The Void, Captive), starring ADA Condeescu (‘If I Want to Whistle’, ‘I Whistle’, ‘Loverboy’).

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Atlantic Founder and LFS' first student, Rex Tasker, paid tribute to by National Film Board of Canada


July 27, 2018 – Montreal – National Film Board of Canada (NFB)

The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is paying tribute to its Atlantic founder, Rex Tasker, who died on July 24 at his home in Musquodoboit Harbour, Nova Scotia.

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LFS Showcase at Sarajevo Film Festival

Three London Film School students, along with tutor Richard Kwietniowski, are set to represent London Film School with a showcase of their graduation films at the Sarajevo Film Festival this August.