"Factory Girl" has finally secured the U.K. distribution deal necessary to enter the race for this year's British Academy Film Awards — but "The Upside of Anger" has dropped out of the running.
London Eye: In recent years, the British Academy of Film & TV Arts has done everything in its power to position its film awards as a bellwether for the Oscars. But that claim to fame has been…
The British Independent Film Awards lived up to its name Wednesday with a defiantly independent-minded selection of winners led by "This Is England," which took the film prize.
Amid gripes from some quarters that the British Academy Film Awards have become too American, along come a pair of doughty Dames with a powerful bid to reclaim the ceremony for the home team.
You have to go all the way back to 1997 to find a year when the British Academy Film Awards didn't bestow at least one nomination on a foreign-language movie, outside the category specifically…
Bah, humbug! The British Academy of Film & Television Arts has done its best to take the fun out of its film awards with a clampdown on campaigning. The goal is a more merit-based voting process. But…
Last year, the Brit Awards, Blighty's music biz kudos, took place five days before the British Academy Film Awards, and BAFTA toppers allowed themselves a touch of Schadenfreude when the Brits drew a…
After making a big splash with its promise to solve Hollywood's screener piracy woes two years ago, Cinea doesn't look to be a player during this year's awards season.
The British Academy Film Awards will have a new host and a new home this year, with Stephen Fry stepping down as presenter and the ceremony moving to the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, central…