Film and Visual Effects

We’ve taught film courses for 50 years, so it’s safe to say we’re experts in the field. Here, you’ll find all the kit you’ll ever need, impressive studios and editing suites, as well as first-class support to help you along the way. Our staff, students and graduates have won numerous prizes over the years, including BAFTAs, Celtic and Royal Television Society awards.

Students benefit from industry-standard film facilities, including dedicated, fully equipped HD film studios complete with lighting rigs, green screen and motion capture facilities, a black box studio, Avid HD and Adobe editing suites, Pro Tools sound editing and dubbing suite, and excellent screening facilities.

USW's Film & TV School Wales builds on over 50 years of film education at the University of South Wales, formerly at the Newport Film School.  Our Graduates include the Oscar-winning Asif Kapadia (Senna, Amy), Phil John (Downton Abbey, Being Human), and hundreds of others working at the highest levels in film and TV around the world. 

So whether you want to be part of production or better understand this major art form, our vast experience of teaching film is just the beginning of your story.