The 74th British Academy Film Awards were held over the weekend (10th and 11th of April), virtually this year. Indian actor Adarsh Gourav from White Tiger may have lost but we still saw a good bunch of films and actors winning this year!

Let us take a look at some of the most notable winners:

1. Best film: Nomadland 

2. Outstanding British film: Promising Young Woman

3. Leading actress:  Frances McDormand – Nomadland

4. Leading actor: Sir Anthony Hopkins – The Father


5. Supporting actress: Yuh-Jung Youn – Minari

6. Supporting actor: Daniel Kaluuya – Judas and the Black Messiah

The Ringer

7. Best Director: Chloé Zhao- Nomadland

8. EE Rising Star Award (voted for by the public): Bukky Bakray

9. Outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producer: His House – Remi Weekes (writer/director)

10. Film not in the English language: Another Round

11. Documentary: My Octopus Teacher

12. Animated film: Soul 

13. Original screenplay: Promising Young Woman – Emerald Fennell


14. Adapted screenplay: The Father – Christopher Hampton, Florian Zeller


15. Original score: Jon Batiste, Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross


16. Cinematography: Nomadland – Joshua James Richards


17. Costume design: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – Ann Roth

18. Editing: Sound of Metal – Mikkel EG Nielsen


19. Production design: Mank – Donald Graham Burt, Jan Pascale

20. Make-up and hair: Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – Matiki Anoff, Larry M Cherry, Sergio Lopez-Rivera, Mia Neal

21. Sound: Sound of Metal – Jamie Baksht, Nicolas Becker, Phillip Bladh, Carlos Cortes, Michelle Couttolenc

22. Special visual effects: Tenet – Scott Fisher, Andrew Jackson, Andrew Lockley


23. Casting: Rocks – Lucy Pardee

24. British short film: The Present


25. British short animation: The Owl and the Pussycat

26. Outstanding British contribution to cinema: Noel Clarke

The Gaurdian

27. Bafta Fellowship: Ang Lee


You can see the entire list here.