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BBC Films to receive BAFTA honour

By Michael Rosser

BBC Films to receive the Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema Award at the BAFTA Awards next week.

The Grand Budapest Hotel

BAFTAs 2015: Grand Budapest Hotel leads with 11 nominations

By Michael Rosser

Ten nominations for Birdman and The Theory of Everything; nine for The Imitation Game.


  • Aug 20 Entry opens
  • Oct 29 Deadline for Shorts
  • Nov 10 Deadline for entry forms and supporting information
  • Dec 10 Round One voting opens
  • Dec 18 Qualified films must be screened to voters by this date
  • Jan 5 Round One voting closes
  • Jan 9 Nominations announced
  • Jan 9 Round Two voting opens
  • Feb 4 Round Two voting closes
  • Feb 6 All entered films to open for general release by this date
  • Feb 8 British Academy Film Awards


The Imitation Game

BAFTAs 2015: Acting nominations in pictures

Slideshow of actors up for leading and supporting awards.

Under the Skin

BAFTAs 2015: Best Film nominations in pictures

Slideshow of Best Film and Outstanding British Film nominations.


Bafta takes the spotlight

The biggest challenge for the organisers of the Bafta Film Awards is to never become complacent. Louise Tutt reports on the ever-evolving plans for the 2015 event.


Awards: They want your consideration

Behind the films in the running for awards every season are the teams ensuring they are seen and talked about by the right people. Louise Tutt meets the awards whisperers who help great work to stand out from the pack.


Jeremy Kay

Respect the producer

Precisely what a producer does is one of the murkiest questions in cinema.


Screen cover January 23 2015

Screen January 23 2015

Browse the digital version of Screen International here including interviews with Benedict Cumberbatch and Stephen Daldry; and special reports on the VFX of Interstellar, the Goteborg Film Festival and short films.