Nomadland won four BAFTAs including Best Film, Director for Chloé Zhao, Leading Actress for Frances McDormand, and Cinematography for Joshua James Richards at the 2021 EE British Academy Film Awards, presented over two ceremonies this weekend.
Promising Young Woman won two awards including Outstanding British Film, and The Father also won two awards including Leading Actor for Anthony Hopkins.
Other films winning awards are My Octopus Teacher winning for Documentary and Another Round won for Film Not in the English Language. The Present won the British Short Film award, while the BAFTA for British Short Animation was won by The Owl and the Pussycat.
Writer/director Remi Weekes received the award for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer for His House.
The Special Award for Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema was presented to filmmaker Noel Clarke.
The Fellowship, the highest honor the Academy can bestow, was introduced by Hugh Grant and presented to director Ang Lee.
Winners of 2021 BAFTAS
NOMADLAND Mollye Asher, Dan Janvey, Frances McDormand, Peter Spears, Chloé Zhao
OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM
PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN Emerald Fennell, Ben Browning, Ashley Fox, Josey McNamara
OUTSTANDING DEBUT BY A BRITISH WRITER, DIRECTOR OR PRODUCER
HIS HOUSE Remi Weekes (Writer/Director)
FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
ANOTHER ROUND Thomas Vinterberg, Kasper Dissing, Sisse Graum Jørgensen
MY OCTOPUS TEACHER Pippa Ehrlich, James Reed, Craig Foster
SOUL Pete Docter, Dana Murray
NOMADLAND Chloé Zhao
PROMISING YOUNG WOMAN Emerald Fennell
THE FATHER Christopher Hampton, Florian Zeller
FRANCES McDORMAND Nomadland
ANTHONY HOPKINS The Father
YUH-JUNG YOUN Minari
DANIEL KALUUYA Judas and the Black Messiah
SOUL Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross
ROCKS Lucy Pardee
NOMADLAND Joshua James Richards
SOUND OF METAL Mikkel E.G. Nielsen
MANK Donald Graham Burt, Jan Pascale
MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM Ann Roth
MAKE UP & HAIR
MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM Matiki Anoff, Larry M. Cherry, Sergio Lopez-Rivera, Mia Neal
SOUND OF METAL Jaime Baksht, Nicolas Becker, Phillip Bladh, Carlos Cortés, Michelle Couttolenc
SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS
TENET Scott Fisher, Andrew Jackson, Andrew Lockley
BRITISH SHORT ANIMATION
THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT Mole Hill, Laura Duncalf
BRITISH SHORT FILM
THE PRESENT Farah Nabulsi
EE RISING STAR AWARD