"Oppenheimer" wins big at the BAFTAs

"Oppenheimer" wins seven prizes including best picture, director and actor
"Oppenheimer" wins seven prizes including best picture, director and actor

19 Feb – To no one's surprise, "Oppenheimer" became the big winner at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA), bagging seven accolades including Best Picture.

Christopher Nolan, who had never won a BAFTA before, took home Best Direction of the night, besting others like Alexander Payne, Bradley Cooper, and Jonathan Glazer, while Cillian Murphy won Best Actor for his role as the father of the atomic bomb.

Meanwhile, Yorgos Lanthimos' "Poor Things" also brought home five awards, including Best Actress for Emma Stone. The actress already won the said accolade at the recent Golden Globes.

Christopher Nolan wins Best Direction
Christopher Nolan wins Best Direction
Emma Stone wins for "Poor Things"
Emma Stone wins for "Poor Things"

As for "Barbie", the movie did not win any of the categories despite receiving five nominations.

The winners are as follows:

Best Film: "Oppenheimer"
Best Direction: Christopher Nolan for "Oppenheimer"
Leading Actress: Emma Stone for "Poor Things"
Leading Actor: Cillian Murphy for "Oppenheimer"

Supporting Actress: Da'Vine Joy Randolph for "The Holdovers"
Supporting Actor: Robert Downey Jr. for "Oppenheimer"

Original Screenplay: "Anatomy of a Fall"
Adapted Screenplay: "American Fiction"

Original Score: "Oppenheimer"
Cinematography: "Oppenheimer"
Editing: "Oppenheimer"

Costume Design: "Poor Things"
Make-Up and Hair: "Poor Things"
Visual Special Effects: "Poor Things"

EE BAFTA Rising Star Award: Mia McKenna-Bruce

Outstanding British Film: "Zone of Interest"
Animated Film: "The Boy and the Heron"
Documentary: "20 Days in Mariupol"

Related Movies:
Barbie (20 Jul 2023)
Oppenheimer (20 Jul 2023)
The Boy And The Heron (Japanese) (30 Nov 2023)
The Holdovers (11 Jan 2024)
Poor Things (20 Jan 2024)
Anatomy Of A Fall (FFF) (English / German / French) (10 Nov 2023)
20 Days In Mariupol (Ukrainian) (24 Feb 2024)

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