Dancing victory for "La La Land" at BAFTAs 2017
Writer: Florey DM
"La La Land" director Damien Chazelle (L) and stars Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.
13 Feb – The 70th British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA) has recently wrapped up in London and with that comes the news that "La La Land" has once again dominated a major film awards ceremony.
Cinema Online, 13 February 2017
Nominated for 11 out of the 26 competing categories, the musical film was able to bag five wins in total.
Ryan Gosling failed to win in the Best Actor category but Emma Stone once again took home the Best Actress award. The movie also won in the Best Director and Best Film categories.
Meanwhile, Tom Holland, the 20-year-old lead actor of the upcoming "Spider-Man: Homecoming", was awarded the Rising Star Award.
Cannes Film Festival's Palme D'Or winner "I, Daniel Blake", which has also been chosen to compete at the inaugural Malaysia Golden Global Awards, won the Outstanding British Film accolade, making this British director Ken Loach's first non-honorary win at BAFTA.
Check out the full list of BAFTAs 2017 film category winners below:
"La La Land", Fred Berger, Jordan Horowitz, Marc Platt
Best Leading Actress
Emma Stone, "La La Land"
Best Leading Actor
Casey Affleck, "Manchester by the Sea"
Best Supporting Actress
Viola Davis, "Fences"
Best Supporting Actor
Dev Patel, "Lion"
EE Rising Star in 2017
Damien Chazelle, "La La Land"
Outstanding British Film in 2017
"I, Daniel Blake", Ken Loach, Rebecca O'Brien, Paul Laverty
Best Film Not in the English Language
"Son of Saul", László Nemes, Gábor Sipos
Best Animated Film
"Kubo and the Two Strings", Travis Knight
Best Original Screenplay
"Manchester by the Sea", Kenneth Lonergan
Best Adapted Screenplay
"Lion", Luke Davies
"La La Land", Linus Sandgren
"Hacksaw Ridge", John Gilbert
Best Original Music
"La La Land", Justin Hurwitz
"Arrival", Claude La Haye, Bernard Gariépy Strobl, Sylvain Bellemare
Best Special Visual Effects
"The Jungle Book", Robert Legato, Dan Lemmon, Andrew R Jones, Adam Valdez
Best Production Design
"Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them", Stuart Craig, Anna Pinnock
Best Costume Design
"Jackie", Madeline Fontaine
Best Make Up and Hair
"Florence Foster Jenkins", J. Roy Helland, Daniel Phillips
"13th", Ava Duvernay, Spencer Averick, Howard Barish
Best British Short Film
"Home", Schpat Deda, Afolabi Kuti, Daniel Mulloy, Scott ODonnell
Best British Short Animation
"A Love Story", Khaled Gad, Anushka Kashani Naanayakkara, Elena Ruscombe-King
Outstanding Debut By A British Writer, Director or Producer in 2017
Babak Anvari, Emily Leo, Oliver Roskill, Lucan Toh, "Under The Shadow"
Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema in 2017
(Photo source: EFE/Mike Nelson)