British film

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

Director Ridley Scott to be honored by British film academy

LONDON/January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— “Blade Runner” director Ridley Scott is to receive the British Academy Film Awards’ highest honor. The academy announced Wednesday that the 80-year-old filmmaker will collect the BAFTA Fellowship at the British academy awards ceremony next month. Scott’s films include “Alien,” ”Thelma and Louise” and “Gladiator.” His latest release is kidnap drama “All … Continue reading Director Ridley Scott to be honored by British film academy