BAFTA voters get extra week for nominations
BAFTA nominations are to be announced on January 8, 2014.
With the awards taking place on February 16, voters now have one extra week to complete their ballots as compared to this year when nominations were announced on January 9 and the awards ceremony held on February 10.
The January 8 date is the same day Oscar nomination voting ends and one week before they are announced on January 16.
As previously announced, the BAFTA ceremony takes place on February 16 at London’s Royal Opera House.
The full BAFTA timetable
- Wednesday 13 November: Entry deadline
- Wednesday 11 December: Round One Voting opens
- Thursday 19 December: Screening deadline for ‘qualified’ films
- Friday 3 January: Round One Voting closes
- Wednesday 8 January: Nominations Announcement; Round Two Voting opens
- Wednesday 12 February: Round Two Voting closes
- Friday 14 February: All entered films to open for general release by this date
- Saturday 15 February: Nominees’ Party
- Sunday 16 February: EE British Academy Film Awards