The BAFTA Film Awards 2017



An interesting and informative look into the work of Curzon in distributing films and a bold speech from their CEO

The next award is for best original screenplay presented by Thandie Newton

The nominees are: La La Land by Damien Chazelle Manchester by the Sea by Kenneth Lonergan Moonlight by Barry Jenkins I, Daniel Blake by Paul Laverty Hell or High Water by Taylor Sheridan

And the winner is Kenneth Lonergan for Manchester by the Sea

A lovely speech, although quite long. Once again a political note to it.

And now leading actor presented by Penelope Cruz who enters to Crazy in Love by Beyoncé because of course she does

The nominees are Andrew Garfield for Hacksaw Ridge Viggo Mortensen for Captain Fantastic Casey Affleck for Manchester by the Sea Jake Gyllenhaal for Nocturnal Animals Ryan Gosling for La La Land

And the winner is Casey Affleck

Angus MacColl

Well deserved. film by a distance..CasEY Affleck and Michelle Williams both brilliant and Kenneth Longegran has created something terrific. Other than I Daniel Blake, no contest

Angus MacColl

Great BTM Commentary btw

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And now it's the award for the best director, presented by Mark Rylance

The nominees are Denis Villeneuve for Arrival Ken Loach for I, Daniel Blake Kenneth Lonergan for Manchester by the Sea Tom Ford for Nocturnal Animals Damien Chazelle for La La Land