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    What Impact Will BAFTA Nominations Have on the Oscars? Williams, Streep and Swinton Are Steady As They Go

    The race for Oscar nominations is well on its way. Thus the long list of Orange British Academy Film Awards selections--from which 6000 BAFTA members will choose their five nominations per category and finally, the winners--won't have much impact.

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    Martin Scorsese to Receive BAFTA's Highest Honor

    Martin Scorsese -- fresh of directing the critical hit "Hugo" and the release of Edward Yang's 4 hour epic "Brighter Summer Day," which he helped preserve -- will be honored with the British Academy of Film and Television Arts' highest honor, the BAFTA fellowship on February 12.

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    BAFTA Los Angeles Adds British Designer Showcase to Britannia Awards

    The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles will feature a British Designer Showcase at its Britannia Awards on Wednesday, November 30.

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    EXCLUSIVE: BAFTA's New Guru Site Posts Video Wisdom from Likes of Swinton, Tarantino

    BAFTA has launched its "Guru" initiative, a website for aspiring TV and film producers, directors, actors and anyone else wanting inspiration and advice from some people who know a thing or two about the industry, from Quentin Tarantino to Tilda Swinton:  

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    How Brit Awards Impact Oscars

    The British contingent of Academy voters is sizable, stateside and abroad, and can have an impact on the Academy Awards. But so can British critics and voters for the British Academy Awards, or BAFTAs. Check out the list of nominees (here and below) for the 14th British Independent Film Awards, a...

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    BAFTA Renames Britannia Award for James Bond Producer Cubby Broccoli; John Lasseter First Recipient

    BAFTA Los Angeles is changing the name of its Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Filmed Entertainment in honor of Albert R. “Cubby” Broccoli (new name: Cubby Broccoli Britannia Award), the producer of the James Bond franchise. The first award to hold his name will be presented to Pixar's ...

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    Honor Roll: SAG Honors Mary Tyler Moore, BAFTA Awards Beatty, SBIFF Tributes Michael Douglas

    The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles (BAFTA LA) will honor Warren Beatty with the Stanley Kubrick Britannia Award for Excellence in Film. The actor, producer, director and writer has starred in a bevy of classics including: Bonnie and Clyde, Shampoo, Dick Tracy, and Splendor i...

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    Helena Bonham Carter Honored by BAFTA

    Helena Bonham Carter is a woman of many faces, many of them terrifying. From the memorable and fragile female in Fight Club and the powerful sorceress in the Harry Potter films to King George’s IV’s willful wife in The King's Speech, and her perennial appearances in husband Tim Burton’s films, Bonha...

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    BAFTA LA's Britannia Awards to Disney/Pixar's John Lasseter, Harry Potter's David Yates

    This year's 20th annual British Academy of Film and TV LA Britannia Awards will go to Disney/Pixar's two-time Oscar-winner John Lasseter (Toy Story, Cars) and Harry Potter series director David Yates.

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