'La La Land' Sweeps BAFTA Awards Too


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The hype for ‘La La Land’ does not appear to be slowing down. In the British Academy of Films and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards, won 5 awards, the most awards won by any film this year., out of the 11 awards it was up for. The categories it won are Best Film, Director, Leading Actress, Original Music, and Cinematography.


Other multiple wins are two for ‘Lion’ (Supporting Actress and Adapted Screenplay) and two for ‘Manchester by the Sea’ (Leading Actor and Original Screenplay).


These are the film winners of BAFTA Awards:


Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema: Curzon

Best Film: La La Land

Outstanding British Film: I, Daniel Blake

Outstanding Debut: Under the Shadow

Film Not In The English Language: Son of Saul

Documentary: 13th

Animated Film: Kubo and The Two Strings

Director: Damien Chazelle (La La Land)

Original Screenplay: Manchester by the Sea

Adapted Screenplay: Lion

Leading Actor: Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)

Leading Actress: Emma Stone (La La Land)

Supporting Actor: Dev Patel (Lion)

Supporting Actress: Viola Davis (Fences)

Original Music: La La Land

Cinematography:La La Land

Editing: Hacksaw Ridge

Production Design: Fantastic Beasts And Where to Find Them

Costume Design: Jackie

Make Up & Hair: Florence Foster Jenkins

Sound: Arrival

Special Visual Effects: The Jungle Book

British Short Animation: A Love Story

British Short Film: Home

EE Rising Star Award (voted by public): Tom Holland