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LONDON | The Latest: ‘The Favourite’ grabs 2 British Academy awards

LONDON(AP) — The Latest on the British Academy Film Awards (all times local): 7:25 p.m. “The Favourite” has kicked off the British Academy Film Awards by winning the prize for best British film. The 18th-century royal drama took the first award of Sunday’s ceremony at London’s Royal Albert Hall. It is nominated in another 11 categories … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: ‘The Favourite’ grabs 2 British Academy awards

‘Three Billboards’ wins, women make waves at UK film awards

LONDON/February 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — Ferocious female-led tragicomedy “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” was the big winner Sunday at the British Academy Film Awards in London, where women demanding an end to harassment, abuse and inequality dominated the ceremony. Martin McDonagh’s film about a bereaved mother seeking justice won five trophies including best film, outstanding … Continue reading ‘Three Billboards’ wins, women make waves at UK film awards