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    BAFTA Announces New Award Nomination Under Outstanding British Film, to Be Decided by Filmmaker Jury

    The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has introduced a sixth award nomination under the Outstanding British Film category; five of the nominations will be decided by the opt-in British chapter vote, as usual, and the sixth will be decided by a jury of filmmakers. The 2014 BAFTA Fil...

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    George Clooney to Receive BAFTA LA's Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award on November 9

    On November 9, BAFTA LA will honor actor, director and producer George Clooney with the Stanley Kubrick Award for Excellence in Film at the 2013 Britannia Awards.

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    2014 BAFTA Awards Timetable Announced

    BAFTA, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, announced today the timetable for the 2014 BAFTA Awards, to be held on February 16 at the Royal Opera House in London's Covent Garden, and to be broadcast by the BBC. Details on key dates for voting rounds, nominations and other deadlines below...

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    Olivia Colman, 'Girls' Take Home BAFTA TV Awards

    Last night, BAFTA handed out their TV awards. Actress Olivia Colman won big--receiving both the female performance in a comedy award for Twenty Twelve and supporting actress award for Accused (Mo's Story). Girls took home best international show.

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    'The Girl' Leads BAFTA TV Awards; Homegrown 'Downton Abbey' Snubbed Altogether

    The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) announced the nominations for its annual television awards today, with HBO and BBC's Alfred Hitchcock-Tippi Hedren biopic "The Girl" leading the nominations with eight, including acting bids for Toby Jones, Sienna Miller and Imelda Staunton.

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    Oscar Talk: Shorts and Documentary, BAFTAs and Scripters, Spielberg vs. Lee, Lawrence vs. Riva and More

    On this week's Oscar Talk Podcast, Kris Tapley and I discuss live-action and documentary shorts as well as the documentary feature race. We look at the influence of last weekend's BAFTAs and USC Scripters Awards, and talk a few too-close-to-call categories: Steven Spielberg or Ang Lee for Be...

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    Emmanuelle Riva, Lynne Ramsay and Juno Temple Win at 2013 BAFTAS

    On Sunday, the BAFTAS held their annual awards ceremony. As awards season comes to a close, there weren’t many upsets but a couple interesting things of note. Emmanuelle Riva won lead actress for Amour. Brenda Chapman won for best animated film with Brave. Lynne Ramsay’s short film Swimm...

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    BAFTA Awards in London: 'Argo' Wins Director & Picture, Riva Actress, Day-Lewis Actor, Russell Adapted Screenplay, Tarantino Original

    The cold and wet BAFTA awards got under way Sunday night in London. The big question for Oscar-watchers was whether "Argo" would keep its awards juggernaut rolling, even though "Lincoln," like the Oscars, has the most nominations, ten, including best film and best actor for Daniel Day-Lewis. Ben Aff...

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    2013 BAFTA Nominees Include Kathryn Bigelow, Judi Dench, Lynne Ramsay

    On the heels of learning that 4 out of the 5 nominated for BAFTA’s Rising Star Award are women, comes the full list of the 2013 BAFTA awards nominees. Kathryn Bigelow, Mark Boal and Zero Dark Thirty are there for Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Picture, as is Jessica Chastain for Best...

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    Oscar Watch: Parsing the BAFTA Nominations and Spielberg/Hooper Snub; Could 'Skyfall' Land a Best Picture Slot?

    The BAFTAs are yet another awards group, about the same size as the Academy, that represents a portion of about 300 voting Brits who can have an impact on the Oscar race. The Brits explain why a film like "Atonement," for example, could do better than expected. Thus BAFTA giving American productions...

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