Jodie Whittaker, Oti Mabuse and Matthew Lewis among those supporting Children’s Mental Health Week

Young people encouraged to ‘Express Yourself’ in series of activities launched today by BAFTA, Place2Be and Oak National Academy, including: ●      Jodie Whittaker kicks-off the week with national virtual school assembly … Continue reading Jodie Whittaker, Oti Mabuse and Matthew Lewis among those supporting Children’s Mental Health Week

BAFTA Breakthrough India announces two week deadline extension, following surge of nationwide applications

India-wide release, Jan 21, 2021: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has extended the deadline for submission of applications for BAFTA Breakthrough India by two weeks, from … Continue reading BAFTA Breakthrough India announces two week deadline extension, following surge of nationwide applications

Winners Announced For The BRITISH ACADEMY SCOTLAND AWARDS 2020

Glenda Jackson wins for Elizabeth is Missing Guilt and Murder Trial: The Disappearance of Margaret Fleming win two Awards eachOutlander wins Audience Award, voted for by the public Glasgow, 8 … Continue reading Winners Announced For The BRITISH ACADEMY SCOTLAND AWARDS 2020

BAFTA Breakthrough opens applications in India for the first time with ambassador A. R. Rahman

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) today announced that applications are now open for BAFTA Breakthrough India, supported by Netflix. The initiative marks BAFTA’s first steps into India, showcasing … Continue reading BAFTA Breakthrough opens applications in India for the first time with ambassador A. R. Rahman

BAFTA Announces Breakthrough Talent 2020

UK and USA Breakthrough participants revealed across the film, games and television industries, supported by Netflix London, 16th November 2020: Today, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) … Continue reading BAFTA Announces Breakthrough Talent 2020

BAFTA Launches 11th ANNUAL Competition To Find The Nation’s BEST YOUNG GAME DESIGNERS

BAFTA YGD returns with entries now open at ygd.bafta.org The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has opened entries for its 11th annual BAFTA Young Game Designers (YGD) competition for 10 … Continue reading BAFTA Launches 11th ANNUAL Competition To Find The Nation’s BEST YOUNG GAME DESIGNERS

BAFTA Announces 2020 JURY MEMBERS For BAFTA Breakthrough

UK AND US JURIES ANNOUNCED WITH FIONA SHAW, PAAPA ESSIEDU, AMMA ASANTE AND EDWARD ENNINFUL AMONG THOSE SELECTING THIS YEAR’S BAFTA BREAKTHROUGH PARTICIPANTS London, 19 October 2020: Today, the British Academy of … Continue reading BAFTA Announces 2020 JURY MEMBERS For BAFTA Breakthrough

Mentors revealed for 2020 ‘BFI Flare x BAFTA Crew’ support programme for emerging talent

Seven emerging LGBTIQ+ British filmmakers to receive mentoring from industry professionals Mentors include Luca Guadagnino, Kate Herron, Yvonne Isimeme Ibazebo, Julia Oh, João Pedro Rodrigues and Oliver Hermanus Monday 12 October, 2020: … Continue reading Mentors revealed for 2020 ‘BFI Flare x BAFTA Crew’ support programme for emerging talent

BAFTA reveals UK’s most promising new film writers following a nationwide competition

Dominic Flint, Lawrence Pumfrey and Claire Tailyour revealed as winners of BAFTA Rocliffe New Writing Competition London, 11 June: The British Academy of Film & Television Arts (BAFTA) and Rocliffe have … Continue reading BAFTA reveals UK’s most promising new film writers following a nationwide competition