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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.

Tips for Thespians

Tips for Thespians

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

60 Seconds with...Emma Willis

60 Seconds with...Emma Willis

The presenter of The Voice and Celebrity Big Brother takes on our quickfire challenge

60 Seconds With...Richard Rankin

60 Seconds With...Richard Rankin

Richard Rankin
The Syndicate and Crimson Field actor takes on our quickfire challenge...

Advice on script editing

Advice on script editing

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

Perfecting your Performance

Perfecting your Performance

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

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

60 Seconds With...Kerrie Hayes

60 Seconds With...Kerrie Hayes

Kerrie Hayes
The BAFTA-nominated actress takes on the 60 Second Challenge.

"It's only Telly!"

"It's only Telly!"

Multi-BAFTA-winning duo Ant & Dec share their biggest TV influences and tips for making it in the industry.

Who's Your Guru?

Who's Your Guru?

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

Sherlock Q&A

Sherlock Q&A

Hear from the Sherlock team on the making of the BAFTA-winning series.

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!

Screenwriting with Sally Wainwright

Screenwriting with Sally Wainwright

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

Hair and Make Up Design

Hair and Make Up Design

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

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.

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.

Factual Directing

Factual Directing

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

The Belle of the Ball

The Belle of the Ball

Belle director Amma Asante reveals her top tips.

"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

Crafty Camerawork

Crafty Camerawork

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

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GURU Instagram

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...

"Don't jump out the window."

"Don't jump out the window."

Matt Berry and Arthur Matthews give their interesting career advice...

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...

Loved Gone Girl?

Loved Gone Girl?

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

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!

Say What?

Say What?

There is no substitute for learning on the job

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

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.

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...

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

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

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

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Joss Whedon talks to BAFTA Guru

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