The nine titles have been selected from 469 submissions.
Film Awards will take place in London on Sunday 10 February 2019.
British films and talent won 32 awards across major festivals and award shows.
The night was dominated by messages of solidarity and support for the victims of sexual harassment and bullying.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri won five awards, including best picture.
#TimesUp was praised by many winners, as was the strength of British filmmaking talent.
Several Bafta attendees will bring activists with them to this year’s ceremony.
The Shape Of Water stakes its claim but this is the most British line-up in years.