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Jade Raymond's Game Lecture

Jade Raymond's Game Lecture

Games Executive Jade Raymond, co-creator of Assassin's Creed, shares her views on what game-makers can learn from gamers.

In The Newsroom

In The Newsroom

Keeping Britain up to date with the latest news from around the world is a 24-hour job. This month's Guru podcast looks at what it's like to be behind the scenes where all the decisions are made.

Who's Your Guru?

Who's Your Guru?

Get inspired, find your Guru. We've got plenty for you to choose from!

What makes a great hair and make up artist?

What makes a great hair and make up artist?

The artists behind American Hustle, The Great Gatsby, Da Vinci's Demons and Utopia share their tips.

Tips for Thespians

Tips for Thespians

Benedict Cumberbatch, James McAvoy, Colin Farrell, Jim Broadbent and Hugh Dancy offer their tips for aspiring actors.

Masterclass with David Fincher

Masterclass with David Fincher

Gone Girl, The Social Network and Fight Club director discusses his craft and career.

Screenwriting with Sally Wainwright

Screenwriting with Sally Wainwright

Don't miss this in-depth masterclass with the BAFTA-winning writer of Happy Valley

Perfecting your Performance

Perfecting your Performance

Keira Knightley, Julie Walters, Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Tamsin Greig discuss their craft.

A Conversation with Composer James Horner

A Conversation with Composer James Horner

A look back at the career of late, great composer James Horner.

Tim Hincks' Television Lecture

Tim Hincks' Television Lecture

The President of Endemol Shine Group shares his views on creativity and diversity in the television industry.

Advice on script editing

Advice on script editing

Andrew Ellard, script editor for Miranda and The I.T. Crowd, gives his sage advice.

Performers' Notes: Sophie Kennedy Clark on Sex Scenes

Performers' Notes: Sophie Kennedy Clark on Sex Scenes

It makes for a hilarious story if anything goes wrong!

Alan Rickman: A Life in Pictures Podcast

Alan Rickman: A Life in Pictures Podcast

Alan Rickman
The BAFTA-winning actor looks back on his starring roles in Die Hard, the Harry Potter series and Sense and Sensibility.

Noah Baumbach: On Filmmaking

Noah Baumbach: On Filmmaking

Noah Baumbach
I'm not really thinking about themes while I'm writing.

The Secret Life Of An Indie

The Secret Life Of An Indie

What drives programme-makers to set up their own companies? Indie Managing Directors discuss their approach.

60 Seconds with Dennis Kelly

60 Seconds with Dennis Kelly

I don’t know about success, I know a bit about writing

"The best thing a director can be is a wannabe"

"The best thing a director can be is a wannabe"

Joss Whedon Picture
Joss Whedon talks to BAFTA Guru

Pursuing production design?

Pursuing production design?

BAFTA-nominated designer Grant Montgomery discusses his inspiration for Peaky Blinders and shares his advice.

Strictly Come Dancing Craft Masterclass

Strictly Come Dancing Craft Masterclass

Hear from the all-singing-all-dancing behind-the-scenes team that make Strictly happen!

Find out how those looks were created...

Find out how those looks were created...

Take tips from the hair and make up designers behind BAFTA-nominated films The Theory of Everything, Guardians of the Galaxy, Into The Woods and Mr. Turner

Multi-Camera Masterclass

Multi-Camera Masterclass

Take tips from directors behind The Graham Norton Show, Strictly Come Dancing and The X Factor.

TV Writing Inspiration

TV Writing Inspiration

Screenwriters Mackenzie Crook (Detectorists), Reece Shearsmith (Inside No. 9) and Jed Mercurio (Line of Duty) discuss their BAFTA-nominated work.

BAFTAGuru Twitter

BAFTAGuru Twitter

Want to work in visual effects?

Want to work in visual effects?

The special effects teams from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, The Guardians of the Galaxy, X Men: Days of Future Past and Interstellar share their insights

60 Seconds with Ethan Hawke

60 Seconds with Ethan Hawke

...all of a sudden you feel like you're not alone in the universe - that, to me, is a good story.

"Music is usually the one thing the director can't do"

"Music is usually the one thing the director can't do"

Composers for Birdman, The Theory of Everything and Skyfall discuss collaborating with directors

Crafty Camerawork

Crafty Camerawork

Cinematographer Robert Yeoman explains how he made The Grand Budapest Hotel look so good...

Editing advice from the experts

Editing advice from the experts

BAFTA-nominated editors share their insights from working on The Grand Budapest Hotel, Whiplash and The Imitation Game

The secrets of sound

The secrets of sound

The sound experts behind Whiplash, The Grand Budapest Hotel and Birdman discuss their techniques

Creativity and Controversy

Creativity and Controversy

A panel of media experts debate freedom of expression and the responsibilities that come with it...

Latest BAFTA Vacancies and Opportunities

Latest BAFTA Vacancies and Opportunities

Student? Strapped for cash? Join our Facebook group and we’ll let you know if we have spare...

Want to work at BAFTA? We run paid internships throughout the year. Keep an eye on this page and...

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Take part in our gaming competition and you could see your gaming idea brought to life!

I Have A Screen

I Have A Screen

Lenny Henry
Lenny Henry: Are there enough opportunities in Film and TV for Black and Ethnic Minority Groups?