BAFTA Winners

Despite genre nominations in four categories, a genre film only received the BAFTA Award in the Animated Film catgory for the movie Rango. Midnight in Paris (1 nomination) and Hugo (2 nominations) were shut out. The BAFTAs were presented on the evening of February 12.

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BAFTA Nominations

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the nominees for the Orange British Academy Film Awards. Categories with films of genre interest are listed below. The winners will be announced on February 12.

Animated Film

  • The Adventures of Tintin
  • Arthur Christmas
  • Rango

Director

  • Michel Hazanavicius for The Artist
  • Nicolas Winding Refn for Drive
  • Martin Scorsese for Hugo
  • Tomas Alfredson for Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • Lynne Ramsay for We Need to Talk About Kevin

Original Screenplay

  • Michel Hazanavicius for The Artist
  • Annie Mumolo and Kristen Wiig for Bridesmaids
  • John Michael McDonagh for The Guard
  • Abi Morgan for The Iron Lady
  • Woody Allen for Midnight in Paris

Original Music

  • Ludovic Bource for The Artist
  • Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • Howard Shore for Hugo
  • Alberto Iglesias for Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • John Williams for War Horse

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BAFTA Winners

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the winners of the 2011 Orange British Academy Film Awards. Genre films did not do particularly well, but Sir Christopher Lee, who has appeared in numerous fantasy films ranging from Dracula to The Lord of the Rings to Gormenghast, was recognized with an Academy Fellowship. Winners of genre interest are listed below.

  • Animated Film: Toy Story 3
  • Costume Design: Alice in Wonderland, Colleen Atwood
  • Sound: Inception, Richard King, Lora Hirschberg, Gary A. Rizzo, and Ed Novick
  • Special Visual Effects: Inception, Chris Corbould, Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, and Peter Bebb
  • Make Up & Hair: Alice in Wonderland, Valli O’Reilly, Paul Gooch

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BAFTA Winners

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the winners of the Orange British Academy Film Awards on February 21. Winners of genre interest are listed below.

Outstanding Debut By A British Writer, Director Or Producer: Duncan Jones for Moon
Animated Film: Up, directed by Peter Docter
Music: Up, by Michael Giacchino
Production Design: Avatar, by Rick Carter, Robert Stromberg, Kim Sinclair
Special Visual Effects: Avatar, by Joe Letteri, Stephen Rosenbaum, Richard Baneham, Andrew R. Jones
The Orange Rising Star Award: Kristen Stewart

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