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Dancing victory for "La La Land" at BAFTAs 2017


Date Posted: 13 February 2017


"La La Land" director Damien Chazelle (L) and stars Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.

13 Feb – The 70th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) has recently wrapped up in London and with that comes the news that "La La Land" has once again dominated a major film awards ceremony.

Nominated for 11 out of the 26 competing categories, the musical film was able to bag five wins in total.

Ryan Gosling failed to win in the Best Actor category but Emma Stone once again took home the Best Actress award. The movie also won in the Best Director and Best Film categories.

Meanwhile, Tom Holland, the 20-year-old lead actor of the upcoming "Spider-Man: Homecoming", was awarded the Rising Star Award.

Cannes Film Festival's Palme D'Or winner "I, Daniel Blake", which has also been chosen to compete at the inaugural Malaysia Golden Global Awards, won the Outstanding British Film accolade, making this British director Ken Loach's first non-honorary win at BAFTA.

Check out the full list of BAFTAs 2017 film category winners below:

Best Film
"La La Land", Fred Berger, Jordan Horowitz, Marc Platt

Best Leading Actress
Emma Stone, "La La Land"

Best Leading Actor
Casey Affleck, "Manchester by the Sea"

Best Supporting Actress
Viola Davis, "Fences"

Best Supporting Actor
Dev Patel, "Lion"

EE Rising Star in 2017
Tom Holland

Best Director
Damien Chazelle, "La La Land"

Outstanding British Film in 2017
"I, Daniel Blake", Ken Loach, Rebecca O'Brien, Paul Laverty

Best Film Not in the English Language
"Son of Saul", László Nemes, Gábor Sipos

Best Animated Film
"Kubo and the Two Strings", Travis Knight

Best Original Screenplay
"Manchester by the Sea", Kenneth Lonergan

Best Adapted Screenplay
"Lion", Luke Davies

Best Cinematography
"La La Land", Linus Sandgren

Best Editing
"Hacksaw Ridge", John Gilbert

Best Original Music
"La La Land", Justin Hurwitz

Best Sound
"Arrival", Claude La Haye, Bernard Gariépy Strobl, Sylvain Bellemare

Best Special Visual Effects
"The Jungle Book", Robert Legato, Dan Lemmon, Andrew R Jones, Adam Valdez

Best Production Design
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", Stuart Craig, Anna Pinnock

Best Costume Design
"Jackie", Madeline Fontaine

Best Make Up and Hair
"Florence Foster Jenkins", J. Roy Helland, Daniel Phillips

Best Documentary
"13th", Ava Duvernay, Spencer Averick, Howard Barish

Best British Short Film
"Home", Schpat Deda, Afolabi Kuti, Daniel Mulloy, Scott O’Donnell

Best British Short Animation
"A Love Story", Khaled Gad, Anushka Kashani Naanayakkara, Elena Ruscombe-King

Outstanding Debut By A British Writer, Director or Producer in 2017
Babak Anvari, Emily Leo, Oliver Roskill, Lucan Toh, "Under The Shadow"

Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema in 2017
Curzon

Best Fellowship
Mel Brooks

(Photo source: EFE/Mike Nelson)

Writer: Florey DM


Related Movies
La La Land (05 Jan 2017)
Spider-Man: Homecoming (06 Jul 2017)
The Jungle Book (07 Apr 2016)
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them (17 Nov 2016)
Lion (25 Nov 2016)
Hacksaw Ridge (16 Feb 2017)
Kubo And The Two Strings (25 Aug 2016)
Son Of Saul (Hungarian) (03 Nov 2016)




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