Tag Archives: BAFTA awards

BAFTA gives a big boost to “The Revenant”

Yesterday, some of the final shots in the Oscar race were fired, including a big one when The Revenant scored with the British Academy (known to us as BAFTA). Yes, we had BAFTA announce yesterday, and they more or less made it clear that Alejandro G. Inarritu and his film[...]

Updated Oscar Predictions as BAFTA and the Writers Guild Awards near

If it’s Friday, it must be time for some new predictions. Yes, we’re nearing the finish line for the Academy Awards, with the ceremony only a few short weeks away. This is a pretty huge precursor weekend though, with the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (or BAFTA) handing[...]

And the winners of the 2015 British Academy Film Awards are…

Boyhood has been named best film at this year’s BAFTA awards, with Richard Linklater also awarded as best director and Patricia Arquette winning best supporting actress. With a total of five awards, Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel is the evening’s most awarded film, recognised for its original screenplay, makeup/hair,[...]

Matthew Lewis Promotes BAFTA Young Video Game Designers Competition

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) recently announced Harry Potter star Matthew Lewis (Neville Longbottom) as their Young Games Designer Ambassador, and now they’ve announced details of their competition, which invites teams of three young people aged 11-16 from across the UK to[...]

‘The Hurt Locker’ Wins Best Picture & Kathryn Bigelow Wins Best Director

The winners for the 2010 Orange British Academy Film Awards were announced. Kathryn Bigelow and “The Hurt Locker” won for Best Director and Best Film. Mark Boal won for Best original screenplay. The BAFTA awards are seen as a preview of the Academy Award winners especially in the actor category.[...]