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14th in the World for Diversity! - Released on Friday, the league table celebrated the universities across the globe with the highest percentage of international students With students from 165 countries, staff from across the world and a highly international alumni community, the University of Westminster embraces global engagement in all its forms. We have a rich mix of international partnerships in… Continue reading 14th in the World for Diversity!
Caroline Leaf at Westminster! - Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Caroline is visiting Westminster to talk to us about her work next week – everyone is welcome – don’t miss it!
Is your face a record breaker? - Feb 28th Westminsters animation students attempted to set a record for the number of named characters in an animated film.
BAA at Regent Street – book now - Don’t miss your chance to vote for winners in the British Animation Awards 2018! BAA invites you, the audience, to vote for your favourite Short Film and Music Video, from 3 programmes put together from entries to BAA 2018, including several international festival award winners. Following this 90 minute programme there will be a short… Continue reading BAA at Regent Street – book now
Alumni in BAA - Ex- student Dimitris Simou has a film in this years BAA competition – wish him luck!   Ίσως είμαι εγώ / Maybe it’s me – Trailer from dimitris simou on Vimeo.
Klik is in full swing! - Our students are wallowing in animation at Klik 2017.  What’s not to like?  The best internationally celebrated animation, great company, inspiring workshops, mingling with the industry – oh and Amsterdam of course!
Ivelina at Exground Filmfest – Germany - Ivelina's film "Silent London" has been chosen for the Independent Short Film competition at Exground Filmfest, and she has been asked to stay as a guest of the festival to present her film in November!  
Dimitar does a Ted Talk! - Right after graduating in 2012 from the Westminster Animation course, Dimitar Petrov developed the first animated series based on folktales from the Balkans, the Golden Apple. We are so happy that he made it happen!
“Nero” nominated for film of the month. - Natasza Cetner is already celebrating festival success with her graduation film!  “Nero” has been nominated for the film of the month at Puerto Madero International Film Festival 2017 – I am sure this is just the beginning.
Degree Show 2017 - There was magic in the air last night! Congratulations to all our students for an amazing show at the Regent Street Cinema.