The 2017 BAFTA Awards Announced! La La Land Best Film!

The EE BAFTA Awards have been announced and La La Land came home the big winner with 5 gongs including Best Film, Director, Actress, Cinematography and Score. Manchester by the Sea and Lion picked up 2 gongs apiece, the former for Best Actor and Best Original Screenplay and the latter for Best Supporting Actor and Adapted Screenplay.

Nocturnal Animals, which was nominated for 9 gongs, was completely locked out as was Barry Jenkins Moonlight in the 4 categories it was nominated in.

BEST FILM

“La La Land” Fred Berger, Jordan Horowitz, Marc Platt 

DIRECTOR

“La La Land” Damien Chazelle

LEADING ACTOR

Casey Affleck, “Manchester by the Sea”

LEADING ACTRESS

Emma Stone, “La La Land”

SUPPORTING ACTOR

Dev Patel, “Lion” *WINNER

SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Viola Davis, “Fences”

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

“Manchester by the Sea” Kenneth Lonergan

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

“Lion,” Luke Davies

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM

“I, Daniel Blake” Ken Loach, Rebecca O’Brien, Paul Laverty

OUTSTANDING DEBUT BY A BRITISH WRITER, DIRECTOR OR PRODUCER

“Under the Shadow”: Babak Anvari (Writer/Director), Emily Leo, Oliver Roskill, Lucan Toh (Producers)

FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

“Son of Saul,” László Nemes, Gábor Sipos

DOCUMENTARY

“13th,” Ava DuVernay

ANIMATED FILM

“Kubo and the Two Strings,” Travis Knight

ORIGINAL MUSIC

“La La Land,” Justin Hurwitz

CINEMATOGRAPHY

“La La Land,” Linus Sandgren

EDITING

“Hacksaw Ridge,” John Gilbert

PRODUCTION DESIGN

“Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” Stuart Craig, Anna Pinnock

COSTUME DESIGN

“Jackie,” Madeline Fontaine

MAKE UP & HAIR

“Florence Foster Jenkins,” J. Roy Helland, Daniel Phillips

SOUND

“Arrival,” Claude La Haye, Bernard Gariépy Strobl, Sylvain Bellemare

SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS

“The Jungle Book,” Robert Legato, Dan Lemmon, Andrew R. Jones, Adam Valdez

BRITISH SHORT ANIMATION

“A Love Story,” Khaled Gad, Anushka Kishani Naanayakkara, Elena Ruscombe-King

BRITISH SHORT FILM

“Home,” Shpat Deda, Afolabi Kuti, Daniel Mulloy, Scott O’Donnell

EE RISING STAR AWARD (voted for by the public)

Tom Holland