BAFTA Film Awards 2017 Winners

By AI Creative Media

With two weeks to go until the Oscars, a familiar crop of winners during this award season took center stage. La La Land, which went into the night with with the maximum of 11 nominations, dominated the night and took home five trophies, including best film, best actress for Emma Stone and best director for Damien Chazelle. The newest Spider-man, Tom Holland, took home the Rising Star award.Producer Jordan Horowitz said: “I think film, when at its best, reveals there is more tying us together than tears us apart.”

Hosted for the 12th time by English comedian and actor Stephen Fry, The 2017 BAFTA Awards took place on Sunday, February 12, at Royal Albert Hall in London. Here is the full list of winners:

Best film
La La Land

Outstanding British film
I, Daniel Blake

Damien Chazelle – La La Land

Leading actress
Emma Stone – La La Land

Leading actor
Casey Affleck – Manchester by the Sea

Supporting actress
Viola Davis – Fences

Supporting actor
Dev Patel – Lion

Original screenplay
Manchester by the Sea – Kenneth Lonergan

Adapted screenplay
Lion – Luke Davies

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 – Laszlo Nemes, Gabor Sipos


Animated film
Kubo and the Two Strings

Original music
La La Land – Justin Hurwitz

La La Land – Linus Sandgren

Hacksaw Ridge – John Gilbert

Production design
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them – Stuart Craig, Anna Pinnock

Costume design
Jackie – Madeline Fontaine

Make-up and hair
Florence Foster Jenkins – J Roy Helland, Daniel Phillips

Arrival – Claude La Haye, Bernard Gariepy 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