Monday, June 24, 2024

The 2018 BAFTA Winners

By Matt Neglia

The British Academy Of Film & Television Arts (BAFTA) have announced their winners representing the best in film for 2017.

Click below to see the winners.

Best Film
Call Me By Your Name
Darkest Hour
The Shape of Water
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri

Best British Film
Darkest Hour
The Death Of Stalin
God’s Own Country
Lady Macbeth
Paddington 2
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri

Best Debut By A British Director, Writer Or Producer
The Ghoul – Gareth Tunley (Writer/Director/Producer), Jack Healy Guttman & Tom Meeten (Producers)
I Am Not A Witch
 – Rungano Nyoni (Writer/Director), Emily Morgan (Producer)
Jawbone – Johnny Harris (Writer/Producer), Thomas Napper (Director)
Kingdom Of Us
 – Lucy Cohen (Director)
Lady Macbeth
 – Alice Birch (Writer), William Oldroyd (Director), Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly (Producer)

Leading Actor
Timothée Chalamet – Call Me By Your Name
Jamie Bell – Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool
Daniel Kaluuya – Get Out
Daniel Day Lewis – Phantom Thread
Gary Oldman – Darkest Hour

Leading Actress
Annette Bening – Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool
Sally Hawkins – The Shape of Water
Frances McDormand – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri
Margot Robbie – I, Tonya
Saoirse Ronan – Lady Bird

Supporting Actor
Christopher Plummer – All The Money In The World
Hugh Grant – Paddington 2
Woody Harrelson  Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri
Sam Rockwell – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri
Willem Dafoe – The Florida Project

Supporting Actress
Allison Janney – I, Tonya
Kristen Scott Thomas – Darkest Hour
Lesley Manville – Phantom Thread
Laurie Metcalf – Lady Bird
Octavia Spencer – The Shape of Water

Denis Villeneuve –​ Blade Runner 2049
Luca Guadagnino – Call Me By Your Name
Christopher Nolan – Dunkirk
Guillermo del Toro – The Shape of Water
Martin McDonagh – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri

Original Screenplay
Guillermo del Toro and Vanessa Taylor – The Shape of Water
Greta Gerwig – Lady Bird
Martin McDonagh – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri
Jordan Peele – Get Out
Steven Rogers
 – I, Tonya

Adapted Screenplay
James Ivory – 
Call Me By Your Name
Armando Iannucci, Ian Martin & David Schneider  The Death Of Stalin
Matt Greenhalgh – Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool
Aaron Sorkin – Molly’s Game 
Simon Farnaby & Paul King – Paddington 2

Roger Deakins – Blade Runner 2049

Bruno Delbonnel – Darkest Hour
Hoyte van Hoytema – Dunkirk 
Dan Laustsen – The Shape of Water
Ben Davis – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri

Production Design
Sarah Greenwood, Katie Spencer – Beauty and the Beast
Dennis Gassner, Alessandra Querzola – 
Blade Runner 2049
Sarah Greenwood & Katie Spencer – Darkest Hour
Nathan Crowley, Gary Fettis – Dunkirk
Paul Denham Austerberry, Shane Vieau, Jeff Melvin – The Shape of Water

Paul Machliss, Jonathan Amos – Baby Driver
Joe Walker – Blade Runner 2049 
Lee Smith – Dunkirk
Sidney Wolinsky – The Shape of Water
Jon Gregory – Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri

Costume Design
Jacqueline Durran – 
Beauty and the Beast
Jacqueline Durran – Darkest Hour
Jennifer Johnson – I, Tonya
Mark Bridges – Phantom Thread
Luis Sequeira – The Shape of Water

Hair & Makeup
Blade Runner 2049 
Darkest Hour
I, Tonya
Victoria & Abdul

Special Visual Effects
Blade Runner 2049
The Shape of Water
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
War for the Planet of the Apes

Animated Feature
Loving Vincent
My Life As A Zucchini

Baby Driver
Blade Runner 2049 
The Shape of Water
Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Film Not In The English Language
First They Killed My Father
The Handmaiden
The Salesman

City Of Ghosts
I Am Not Your Negro
An Inconvenient Sequel

Alexandre Desplat – 
The Shape of Water
Jonny Greenwood – Phantom Thread
Dario Marianelli – Darkest Hour
Benjamin Wallfisch and Hans Zimmer – Blade Runner 2049 
Hans Zimmer – Dunkirk

Rising Star
Daniel Kaluuya
Florence Pugh
Josh O’Connor
Tessa Thompson
Timothée Chamalet

So what do you think of the winners? What most surprised you? What does this mean for the Oscars? We will be updating our Oscar predictions accordingly I’m sure. But we want to hear from you! Be sure to let us know in the comments section below!

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Matt Neglia
Matt Neglia
Obsessed about the Oscars, Criterion Collection and all things film 24/7. Critics Choice Member.

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