August 14, 2017

NFTS launches 'The Sue Gibson BSC, Cinematography Award'


The National Film and Television School (NFTS) announces the launch of the ‘Sue Gibson BSC Cinematography Award’, which recognises a member of NFTS Cinematography Alumni who has advanced the profession of Cinematography in a significant way. Sue Gibson, who sadly passed away last year, was herself an award-winning NFTS alumna and also the first female president of the British Society of Cinematographers (BSC). She was known for her work on feature films, including Alien v PredatorThe HolidayHear My Song and Mrs Dalloway as well as numerous TV Series such as The Forsythe SagaSpooksLewisPoirot and Death in Paradise.

The five nominees have been voted for by NFTS Cinematography alumni who include many illustrious and successful DoPs from multi-Oscar nominee, Roger Deakins to Emmy nominee, Suzie Lavelle. The winner of the award will be announced in September 2017 and the presentation will follow at a special event to include a masterclass delivered by the winner. 

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