Duncan Kenworthy steps down this summer as chairman of the British Academy of Film & Television Arts after two years of devoting himself virtually full-time to the unpaid job.
A glance at this year's nominations for the British Academy Film Awards begs the question -- just how British are the BAFTAs? The film shortlist contains four movies whose setting and subject matter…
A theme running through this year's lineup of BAFTA-nommed shorts is how youngsters struggle to find their place in the world. It seems to run parallel to the struggle of shorts filmmakers to break…
BBC America has secured the exclusive broadcast rights for the British Academy Film Awards. Due to air Feb. 19 at 8 p.m., the show will be hosted by writer-thesp Stephen Fry.
Three years ago, disillusioned screenwriter Richard Hawkins risked career suicide by dropping out of the film industry to try to get a movie made his own way.
"The Constant Gardener" has picked up 10 nominations for the British Academy Film Awards, closely followed by "Brokeback Mountain" and "Crash" with nine apiece. All three are nominated for film and…
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts/Los Angeles has elected Peter Morris chairman, replacing Gary Dartnall, who is stepping down after five years.
So the BAFTA screeners for "Munich" finally arrived in Blighty -- but they didn't work. The long-awaited screeners, which had already missed the first voting deadline for the British Academy Film…
"Memoirs of a Geisha" was the most nominated movie in the longlists for the British Academy Film Awards, closely followed by "Brokeback Mountain," "The Constant Gardener" and "Good Night, and Good…
DVD screeners of Steven Spielberg's "Munich" will be sent to BAFTA voters after all -- but they won't arrive in time for the first round of voting. DreamWorks did not originally plan to mail out…
BAFTA/LA will host its 12th annual Tea Party Jan. 15 to celebrate the British nominees for the various film and TV awards leading up to and including the Oscars.