The two most commercially successful British movies of the year, "Casino Royale" and "The Queen," have emerged at the top of the longlists for the British Academy Film Awards, with 14 entries apiece.
"Better late than never" is not an adage that applies to the campaign for the British Academy Film Awards.
No one who wins or gets nominated for a British Academy Film Award will tell you that a BAFTA doesn't matter. It's one of the most prestigious honors in the business. But whether it makes any…
"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.
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…
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.
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…
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…