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BAFTA 2017 Winners List

The winners of the 2016 EE British Academy Film Awards (presented in 2017):   FELLOWSHIP Mel Brooks   OUTSTANDING BRITISH CONTRIBUTION TO CINEMA Curzon   BEST FILM Winner: La La Land Arrival I, Daniel Blake Manchester by the Sea Moonlight   OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM Winner: I, Daniel Blake American Honey Denial Fantastic Beasts and Where to […]

Babak Anvari

Director Babak Anvari discusses his feature film debut Under the Shadow which premieres at Sundance Film Festival 2016 by Joanna Orland Iranian born, London based director Babak Anvari is making a name for himself in the film industry.  His short film Two & Two was nominated for a BAFTA in 2012, and his debut feature […]

BAFTA 2016 Nominations

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Film, News | by — January 8, 2016

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BAFTA have announced this year’s nominees! 2015 NOMINATIONS (presented in 2016) — BEST FILM I don’t know if British Films aren’t allowed to be considered “Best Films”, let’s assume not to judge this batch fairly.  This is a genuinely dull bunch with more risque films being omitted.  Mad Max, Room, The Hateful Eight seem more […]

EE BAFTA 2015 Nominations

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Events, Film, News | by — January 9, 2015

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The full list of the 2015 BAFTA Film Awards nominations has been announced:   BEST FILM BIRDMAN BOYHOOD THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL THE IMITATION GAME THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING — Solid choices with Birdman, Boyhood and The Grand Budapest Hotel which has garnered the most nominations out of all of this year’s films.  The Imitation […]

BAFTA 2014 Winners

The 2014 EE British Academy Film Awards happened tonight at the Royal Opera (not Oprah) house in London.  The jokes were cringe-worthy, the outfits dreadful, but the wins endearing. This year’s BAFTA winners are: Film The least surprising win of the evening. 12 Years a Slave American Hustle Captain Phillips Gravity Philomena Outstanding British film […]

BAFTA 2014 Nominations Announced

The nominations for the 2014 EE British Academy Film Awards were announced this morning.  Where is Filth and James McAvoy in this list!? This year’s BAFTA nominees are: Film My money is on 12 Years a Slave for the win, but American Hustle and Philomena are in it with a chance.  Out of this lot, […]

BAFTA Children’s Awards

by Bernie Byrnes Last year at the British Academy Children’s Awards there was a contagious buzz and it seemed to me that people who make entertainment for kids are just that little bit nicer than other folk. This year was quieter but no less lovely. I spoke to everyone from Pudsey the Dog to Sir […]

2012 BAFTA Children’s Awards

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Events, Features, Television | by — November 26, 2012

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by Bernie Byrnes “It’s impossible to meet Jedward and not fall a little bit in love with them.” So said a super-trendy reporter as he passed me in the press enclosure at last night’s British Academy Children’s Awards 2012. I laughed, surely he was joking, mad, or being sarcastic! Really? Jedward? That was, of course, […]