Course news - Arts University Bournemouth

AUB Shelley Season featured in local and national press

This Autumn, AUB marked the 200th anniversary of the publication of the iconic novel Frankenstein, with a whole season of productions to pay tribute to the author, Mary Shelley, receiving coverage both in local and national media.

The first plays of the series, Mary Shelley, Blood and Ice and Freakenstein, were all performed at The Shelley Theatre, a venue that was built for Mary by her son, with the later production CTRL C being performed in St. Peter’s Church, the rest place of Mary Shelley.

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Animation graduate wins prize at Early Bird International Student Film Festival

A BA (Hons) Animation Production graduate has been named as one of the winners at Bulgarian film festival

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Nine Coo Five and Wolf’s Lullaby win at Purbeck Film Festival

Two BA (Hons) Animation Production graduates have won awards at the Purbeck Film Festival

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Jenny Hanniver goes to CANIMAF

The second edition of the Yaoundé African Animation Film Festival – better known as CANIMAF – has selected The Legends of Jenny Haniver for screening in the ‘Short Movie Animation’ category.

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Whispering Onion competes at Seoul International Food Film Festival

Whispering Onion has been selected for the finalist competition at Seoul International Food Film Festival. It will screen as part of the ‘Tasty Short Film Competition’ will be competing for the Best Short Film Award, Jury Award and Audience Award. The finalist films will be judged during the festival and the winners will be awarded at the closing ceremony.

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Anna selected for Manchester Animation Festival

It’s another outing for out 2018 graduate animation Anna. The stop motion animation was one among 1000 entries for this year’s Manchester Animation Festival and was chosen to be part of the ‘Student Film Panorama’ programme.

Manchester Animation Festival is the UK’s largest Animation Festival dedicated celebration of the animated art form and takes place from 13-15 Nov at HOME in Manchester. It features animated short competitions, feature films, retrospective screenings, workshops, networking events, panel discussions, masterclasses and screen talks from the industry’s finest over the course of three packed days.

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Thessaloniki selects nine graduate animations for screening

Thessaloniki Animation Festival (TAF) has selected nine AUB graduate animation for screening, spanning three years.

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Anna screens in competition at LIAF

We are super happy to announce the first outing for our new 2018 graduate animations.

Stopmotion production Anna has been selected to be screened in competition in the British Showcase at the London International Animation Festival (LIAF 2018), the UK’s largest international animation festival. Anna was selected out of more than 2,600 films viewed by the LIAF programmers.

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A Day in the Life of the Design Director Katie Thomas

Katie Thomas graduated from BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design in 2014 and MA Architecture: Spatial Practices in 2015 and has been running Bournemouth-based Interior Architecture...

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Fashion Graduate on life after winning Debenhams Menswear Award

He won the Debenhams Menswear Award at Graduate Fashion Week in 2017 and is now Assistant Menswear Designer at the national department store. We caught up with Daniel to find out more...

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