• [The Daily] BAFTAs 2018: Nominations

    By David Hudson

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    Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water has scored twelve British Film Academy Awards (BAFTAs) nominations, followed by Martin McDonagh’s Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and Joe Wright’s Darkest Hour with nine each, and Denis Villeneuve’s Blade Runner 2049 and Christopher Nolan’s Dunkirk with eight. When the winners are announced on February 18, Joanna Lumley will be hosting the evening at London’s Royal Albert Hall, taking over from Stephen Fry, who’d hosted for twelve years.

    BEST FILM

    Call Me by Your Name
    Darkest Hour
    Dunkirk
    The Shape of Water
    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM

    Darkest Hour
    The Death of Stalin
    God’s Own Country
    Lady Macbeth
    Paddington 2
    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    OUTSTANDING DEBUT BY A BRITISH WRITER, DIRECTOR, OR PRODUCER

    The Ghoul, Gareth Tunley (writer/director/producer), Jack Healy Guttman and Tom Meeten (producers)
    I Am Not a Witch, Rungano Nyoni (writer/director), Emily Morgan (producer)
    Jawbone, Johnny Harris (writer/producer), Thomas Napper (director)
    Kingdom of Us, Lucy Cohen (director)
    Lady Macbeth, Alice Birch (writer), William Oldroyd (director), Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly (producer)

    FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE

    Elle
    First They Killed My Father
    The Handmaiden
    Loveless
    The Salesman

    DOCUMENTARY

    City of Ghosts
    I Am Not Your Negro
    Icarus
    An Inconvenient Sequel
    Jane

    ANIMATED FILM

    Coco
    Loving Vincent
    My Life as a Courgette

    DIRECTOR

    Denis Villeneuve, Blade Runner 2049
    Luca Guadagnino, Call Me by Your Name
    Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
    Guillermo Del Toro, The Shape of Water
    Martin McDonagh, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

    Jordan Peele, Get Out
    Steven Rogers, I, Tonya
    Greta Gerwig, Lady Bird
    Guillermo del Toro and Vanessa Taylor, The Shape of Water
    Martin McDonagh, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

    James Ivory, Call Me by Your Name
    Armando Iannucci, Ian Martin, and David Schneider, The Death of Stalin
    Matt Greenhalgh, Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool
    Aaron Sorkin, Molly’s Game
    Simon Farnaby and Paul King, Paddington 2

    LEADING ACTRESS

    Annette Bening, Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool
    Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
    Margot Robbie, I, Tonya
    Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water
    Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird

    LEADING ACTOR

    Daniel Day-Lewis, Phantom Thread
    Daniel Kaluuya, Get Out
    Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour
    Jamie Bell, Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool
    Timothée Chalamet, Call Me by Your Name

    SUPPORTING ACTRESS

    Allison Janney, I, Tonya
    Kristin Scott Thomas, Darkest Hour
    Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird
    Lesley Manville, Phantom Thread
    Octavia Spencer, The Shape of Water

    SUPPORTING ACTOR

    Christopher Plummer, All the Money in the World
    Hugh Grant, Paddington 2
    Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
    Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project
    Woody Harrelson, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    ORIGINAL MUSIC

    Benjamin Wallfisch and Hans Zimmer, Blade Runner 2049
    Dario Marianelli, Darkest Hour
    Hans Zimmer, Dunkirk
    Jonny Greenwood, Phantom Thread
    Alexandre Desplat, The Shape of Water

    CINEMATOGRAPHY

    Roger Deakins, Blade Runner 2049
    Bruno Delbonnel, Darkest Hour
    Hoyte van Hoytema, Dunkirk
    Dan Laustsen, The Shape of Water
    Ben Davis, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    EDITING

    Jonathan Amos and Paul Machliss, Baby Driver
    Joe Walker, Blade Runner 2049
    Lee Smith, Dunkirk
    Sidney Wolinsky, The Shape of Water
    Jon Gregory, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    PRODUCTION DESIGN

    Sarah Greenwood and Katie Spencer, Beauty and the Beast
    Dennis Gassner and Alessandra Querzola, Blade Runner 2049
    Sarah Greenwood and Katie Spencer, Darkest Hour
    Nathan Crowley and Gary Fettis, Dunkirk
    Paul Austerberry, Jeff Melvin, and Shane Vieau, The Shape of Water

    COSTUME DESIGN

    Jacqueline Durran, Beauty and the Beast
    Jacqueline Durran, Darkest Hour
    Jennifer Johnson, I, Tonya
    Mark Bridges, Phantom Thread
    Luis Sequeira, The Shape of Water

    MAKE UP & HAIR

    Donald Mowat and Kerry Warn, Blade Runner 2049
    David Malinowski, Ivana Primorac, Lucy Sibbick, and Kazuhiro Tsuji, Darkest Hour
    Deborah La Mia Denaver, andAdruitha Lee, I, Tonya
    Daniel Phillips, Victoria & Abdul
    Naomi Bakstad, Robert A. Pandini, and Arjen Tuiten, Wonder

    SOUND

    Tim Cavagin, Mary H. Ellis, and Julian Slater, Baby Driver
    Ron Bartlett, Doug Hemphill, Mark Mangini, and Mac Ruth, Blade Runner 2049
    Richard King, Gregg Landaker, Gary A. Rizzo, and Mark Weingarten, Dunkirk
    Christian Cooke, Glen Gauthier, Nathan Robitaille, and Brad Zoern, The Shape of Water
    Ren Klyce, David Parker, Michael Semanick, Stuart Wilson, and Matthew Wood, Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS

    Gerd Nefzer and John Nelson, Blade Runner 2049
    Scott Fisher and Andrew Jackson, Dunkirk
    Dennis Berardi, Trey Harrell, and Kevin Scott, The Shape of Water
    TBD, Star Wars: The Last Jedi
    TBD, War for the Planet of the Apes

    BRITISH SHORT ANIMATION

    Have Heart
    Mamoon
    Poles Apart

    BRITISH SHORT FILM

    Aamir
    Cowboy Dave
    A Drowning Man
    Work
    Wren Boys

    EE RISING STAR AWARD

    Daniel Kaluuya
    Florence Pugh
    Josh O’Connor
    Timothée Chalamet
    Tessa Thompson

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2 comments

  • By Sean Ramsdell
    January 09, 2018
    09:47 AM

    No love for The Breadwinner?
    Reply
    • By JDHMathews
      January 09, 2018
      11:19 PM

      It may not be eligible for the BAFTAs this year. It may be there next year.