A BA (Hons) Film Production graduate has paid tribute to the “best teachers” after winning the inaugural Bournemouth Film School Rycote Sponsored Sound Award

Rebeca Alvaro won the award for her work on graduation films Blanket and Isle of Muck and her prize included a Cyclone Windshield Kit and Microphone from industry-leading firm Rycote.

Speaking about her win, Rebeca said: “Receiving the Rycote Sound Award was unexpected. I worked hard and passionately but I never thought about receiving anything.