Revenant, Mad Max win big at the BAFTA’s
Leonardo DiCaprio’s performance as a revenge-seeking fur trapper in The Revenant won him best actor at BAFTA where the film dominated by bagging the best picture and director trophies.
Indo-British director Asif Kapadia’s critically acclaimed documentary Amy on the late British songstress Amy Winehouse won the best documentary award at the British awards ceremony, hosted by Stephen Fry.
The BAFTAs, Britain’s biggest award ceremony for achievement in film, were hosted by actor Stephen Fry.
Complete List of Winners:
Film: The Revenant
Director: Alejandro G Inarritu, The Revenant
Leading Actor: Leonardo DiCaprio, The Revenant
Leading Actress: Brie Larson, Room
Supporting Actor: Mark Rylance, Bridge of Spies
Supporting Actress: Kate Winslet, Steve Jobs
Adapted Screenplay: The Big Short, Adam McKay, Charles Randolph
Animated Film: Inside Out
British Short Animation: Edmond
British Short Film: Operator
Cinematography: The Revenant, Emmanuel Lubezki
Costume Design: Mad Max: Fury Road, Jenny Beavan
EE Rising Star: John Boyega
Editing: Mad Max: Fury Road, Margaret Sixel
Film not in the English Language: Wild Tales
Make-Up and Hair: Mad Max: Fury Road
Original Music: The Hateful Eight, Ennio Morricone
Original Screenplay: Spotlight, Tom McCarthy, Josh Singer
Outstanding British Film: Brooklyn
Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer: The Theeb, Rupert Lloyd
Production Design: Mad Max: Fury Road
Sound: The Revenant
Special Visual Effects: Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Britain’s 69th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) were held at the Royal Opera House in London on February 14.