LONDON — The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has appointed Emma Baehr as its director of awards, a new role that oversees all five of BAFTA's London-based ceremonies, including November's…
LONDON — The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is making a renewed push into Asia with a series of events in Hong Kong, and the setting up of an advisory board to oversee its charitable…
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has launched Breakthrough Brits, an initiative that will seek out and support the rising stars of the U.K. film, television and games industries. Up to…
Variety has promoted Steven Gaydos to VP and executive editor, giving him expanded duties overseeing all editorial for features, events, creative partnerships, custom publishing and other special…
"I'm a little bit trapped, I'm afraid," says the not-so-poor-butterfly title character in David Adjmi's audacious and stunning "Marie Antoinette," a co-prod that received joint world preems, first in…
An intense three-hour mental workout rewarded with a big emotional payoff, "Cloud Atlas" suggests that all human experience is connected in the pursuit of freedom, art and love.
BAFTA has announced a major revamp of its voting system for next year's British Academy Film Awards.
LONDON -- The new Bulgari Hotel and Residences in London's Knightsbridge district has dedicated its screening theater to Richard Attenborough, and pledged 10% of its revenues from industry bookings…
The BBC and BAFTA have tapped thesp Stephen Fry as host of the British Academy Film Awards on Feb. 12 at London's Royal Opera House.
U.K. agent and TV producer Peter Bennett-Jones is set to deliver the BAFTA Annual Television Lecture on Sept. 19.
This time every year, the Academy takes heat for perceived oversights in its foreign language film category, but the truth is, the Oscars remain considerably more international in focus than other…