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60 Seconds with Dennis Kelly

60 Seconds with Dennis Kelly

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

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

Hair and Make Up Design Mini Masterclass

Hair and Make Up Design Mini Masterclass

Get advice from Jacqueline Fowler, hair and make up artist behind Penny Dreadful

Want to direct factual TV?

Want to direct factual TV?

Factual directors discuss the specific challenges of their craft and give their top tips on getting into the industry

Q&A with James Corden & Mathew Baynton

Q&A with James Corden & Mathew Baynton

Hear from the BAFTA-nominated writers of The Wrong Mans

Say What?

Say What?

There is no substitute for learning on the job

Sherlock Q&A

Sherlock Q&A

Hear from some of the Sherlock team on the making of the hit show

Screenwriting with Sally Wainwright

Screenwriting with Sally Wainwright

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

Multi-camera directors share their tips

Multi-camera directors share their tips

Watch and listen and learn from everybody around you. Never assume that you know everything

Pursuing production design?

Pursuing production design?

Set designers and decorators for Mr Turner and The King's Speech discuss their craft and the importance of accuracy in their role...

60 Seconds with Matt Berry and Arthur Mathews

60 Seconds with Matt Berry and Arthur Mathews

The BAFTA-nominated Toast of London writers take on our quickfire interview challenge

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

"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

Skilled at herding cats?

Skilled at herding cats?

Find out what it takes to be a producer from the talent behind Call the Midwife and The Theory of Everything

Who's Your Guru?

Who's Your Guru?

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

Latest BAFTA Vacancies and Opportunities

Latest BAFTA Vacancies and Opportunities

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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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You could take part in our gaming competition and see your gaming idea brought to life

Crafty Camerawork

Crafty Camerawork

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

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

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...

Want a career in costume?

Want a career in costume?

Hear from the designers that created the clothes for The Imitation Game, The Theory of Everything and the Harry Potter films

"You’re bringing characters to life"

"You’re bringing characters to life"

Mike Bithell's Volume
BAFTA Crew Games member and animator Aron Durkin discusses his career so far

Boyhood: Film Q&A

Boyhood: Film Q&A

Boyhood: Film Q&A
BAFTA-nominated filmmaker Richard Linklater discusses the making of his epic indie film...

GURU Instagram

GURU Instagram

My Dad

My Dad

My Dad
Read our interview with Marcus - the 24 year old BAFTA Short Animation nominee

Loved Gone Girl?

Loved Gone Girl?

Director David Fincher discusses adapting Gillian Flynne's thriller novel for the screen.

Seen Mr Turner?

Seen Mr Turner?

Mr Turner
Watch our Life in Pictures interview with director Mike Leigh.

Kick Back with Eddie Redmayne

Kick Back with Eddie Redmayne

Eddie Redmayne
What is Eddie's unusual method for learning lines? Find out as he takes on our 60 second interview challenge!

Want To Work in TV?

Want To Work in TV?

TV Runner
Read our ten tips on becoming a TV runner...

Smile for the Camera!

Smile for the Camera!

In Focus: Cinematography
In this cinematography masterclass, an array of top filmmakers give their top tips on getting into the industry.

An Actor's Life for Me

An Actor's Life for Me

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The star of The Imitation Game offers his acting advice...

Fail. Fail Again. Fail Better

Fail. Fail Again. Fail Better

Pan's Labyrinth
We talk to the best in the business about a time when things weren't going quite so well...

The Belle of the Ball

The Belle of the Ball

Belle's Amma Asante reveals her top directing tips.

BAFTAGuru Twitter

BAFTAGuru Twitter

Bioware Creators

Bioware Creators

A player of a game is at once an actor, a director and a co-creator

A Manifesto for Filmmakers and Commissioners

A Manifesto for Filmmakers and Commissioners

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Roger Graef has got a message for all you budding filmmakers...

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?

The Guru Podcast

The Guru Podcast

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Each month, Rhianna Dhillon our podcast presenter delves into the Film, TV and Games worlds to answer your big questions

Joss Whedon talks to BAFTA

Joss Whedon talks to BAFTA

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

Film Festivals 101

Film Festivals 101

Mat Kirkby talks us through the essentials to film festival success...

Alice Lowe

Alice Lowe

Alice Lowe - BAFTA Guru
Do if for cheap. You're not really losing anything, but you're always going to gain something

Rhianna Pratchett: Big Questions

Rhianna Pratchett: Big Questions

Rhianna Pratchett
Gaming Guru Rhianna Pratchett answers BAFTA's Big Questions