News Archive - 2017

Academy award winner Walter Murch Presents Apocalypse Now

12 March 2017

Triple Oscar-winning film editor and sound designer Walter Murch will be hosting a special screening of Apocalypse Now at Aberystwyth Arts Centre on Thursday 23 March 2017.

Aberystwyth students set for New York’s Tribeca Film Festival

14 March 2017

New York’s world famous Tribeca Film Festival will be the destination for two Film and Television students from Aberystwyth University in April 2017. Gary Evans and Monica Cossu will fly out to New York for a four day visit to the Festival, which runs from 19th to 30th April, after winning tickets in a departmental competition.

PPi: Professor Chris Balme Lecture & Seminar

20 February 2017

Professor Chris Balme will be visiting the Department as part of his Leverhulme Visiting Professorship, hosted by CSSD to give a Lecture in the Performance and Political international (PPi) Distinguished speaker series on Tuesday 14 March, 6.30—7.45, Interpol Main Hall

Golf Course War Machine

20 February 2017

Award-winning Aberystwyth Drama and Theatre Studies graduate Chris Harris (2014) is returning to Aber with Golf Course War Machine, produced by No Boundaries theatre / theatr dim ffiniau.

Film and Media Scholar to Visit TFTS

02 February 2017

The Department is pleased to announce that nationally renowned actor Richard Lynch will be holding a Workshop on Saturday the 4th of March. 

Aberystwyth University students set for Japan visit

02 February 2017

Historic links between Aberystwyth and the Japanese town of Yosano will be strengthened this week as students from Aberystwyth University embark on an eleven-day visit.

Film and Media Scholar to Visit TFTS

23 January 2017

We are very pleased that Dr. Angela Piccini (Reader in Screen Media at the University of Bristol) will be visiting the department on Wednesday 1st February 2017 to lead a research seminar entitled ‘Media Archaeology and the Mega-event City’.

TFTS Students at Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival

29 September 2016

Last week (21-23 September), four students from the Department of Theatre, Film and Television Studies at Aberystwyth University represented the university as delegates at the 22nd Encounters International Short Film and Animation Festival at Bristol’s Watershed centre.

TFTS prepares for 48-hour Film Festival

26 January 2017

Can you make a film in 48 hours?

Dialogues in Contemporary Theatre

31 October 2016

This semester the department are holding a series of ‘Dialogues in Contemporary Theatre’ featuring public conversations and showcase lectures.


All events are held in the Foundry Theatre, Parry-Williams Building. All welcome.