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‘The Artist’ Dominates BAFTA Awards

'The Artist' Dominates BAFTA Awards

The Orange British Academy Film Awards (or BAFTAs) were handed out tonight in London and — as expected — Michel Hazanavicius’s “The Artist” dominated the proceedings, taking best film, best director, best actor, best original screenplay, best costume design, best cinematography and best music.

Other major winners included Meryl Streep, Christopher Plummer and Octavia Spencer, who all joined “The Artist” star Jean Dujardin by taking home acting trophies, and “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy,” which won best British film.

Complete list of winners below.

Best Film
“The Artist”

Outstanding British Film
“Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”

Michel Hazanavicius, The Artist

Outstanding Debut By A British Writer, Director Or Producer

Leading Actor
Jean Dujardin, The Artist

Leading Actress
Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady

Supporting Actor
Christopher Plummer (“Beginners”)

Supporting Actress
Octavia Spencer (“The Help”)

Original Screenplay
“The Artist”

Adapted Screenplay
“Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”

Film Not In The English Language
“The Skin I Live In”

Animated Film


Original Music
“The Artist” (Ludovic Bource)

“The Artist” (Guillaume Schiffman)

“Senna” (Gregers Sall, Chris King)

Production Design

Makeup and Hair
“The Iron Lady” (Mark Coulier, J. Roy Helland, Marese Langan)

Costume Design
“The Artist” (Mark Bridges)


Special Visual Effects
“Harry Potter & the Deathly Hallows II”

Make Up & Hair
“The Iron Lady”

Short Animation
“A Morning Stroll”

Short Film
“Pitch Black Heist”

Orange Wednesdays Rising Award
Adam Deacon

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