65th British Academy Film Awards

The 65th British Academy Film Awards, more commonly called the BAFTAs, were held on 12 February 2012 at the Royal Opera House in London. Stephen Fry, who hosted from 2001 to 2006, returned to host the awards ceremony.[1] The Artist won seven awards, out of its twelve nominations, including Best Director and Best Film. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy was named Best British Film.[2]

Winners and nominees change

Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.

BAFTA Academy Fellowship Award change

Martin Scorsese

Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema change

John Hurt

Best Film Best Director

The Artist

Michel HazanaviciusThe Artist

Best Actor Best Actress

Jean DujardinThe Artist

Meryl StreepThe Iron Lady

Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress

Christopher PlummerBeginners

Octavia SpencerThe Help

Best Original Screenplay Best Adapted Screenplay

Michel HazanaviciusThe Artist

Bridget O'Connor, Peter StraughanTinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Best Cinematography Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer

Guillaume SchiffmanThe Artist

TyrannosaurPaddy Considine (Director), Diarmid Scrimshaw (Producer)

Outstanding British Film Best Documentary

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

SennaAsif Kapadia

Best Original Music Best Sound

Ludovic Bource  – The Artist

Philip Stockton, Eugene Gearty, Tom Fleischman, John Midgley  – Hugo

Best Production Design Best Special Visual Effects

Dante Ferretti, Francesca Lo SchiavoHugo

Tim Burke, John Richardson, Greg Butler, David Vickery  – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2

Best Costume Design Best Makeup and Hair

Mark BridgesThe Artist

Marese Langan  – The Iron Lady

Best Editing Best Film Not in the English Language

Gregers Sall, Chris King  – Senna

The Skin I Live In (La piel que habito) • Spain

Best Animated Film Best Short Animation


A Morning Stroll – Grant Orchard, Sue Goffe

  • Abuelas – Afarin Eghbal, Kasia Malipan, Francesca Gardiner
  • Bobby Yeah – Robert Morgan
Best Short Film Orange Rising Star Award

Pitch Black Heist – John Maclean, Gerardine O'Flynn

  • Chalk – Martina Amati, Gavin Emerson, James Bolton, Ilaria Bernardini
  • Only Sound Remains – Arash Ashtiani, Anshu Poddar
  • Mwansa the Great – Rungano Nyoni, Gabriel Gauchet
  • Two and Two – Babak Anvari, Kit Fraser, Gavin Cullen

Adam Deacon

References change

  1. Stephen Fry Returns to British Academy Film Awards, bafta.org.
  2. Reynolds, Simon (12 February 2012). "Orange BAFTA Film Awards 2012 winners list – in full". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Archived from the original on 16 March 2012. Retrieved 12 February 2012.