Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Movies

British Independent Film Awards: Debut Movies ‘Aftersun,’ ‘Blue Jean’ Lead Nominations

After the sun Y blue jeans lead the nominations for the 2022 British Independent Film Awards, presented on Friday.

Florence Pugh (The wonder), Emma Mackey (emily), Paul Mescal (who earned nominations in two categories, Best Joint Lead Performance for After the sun and the best support performance for creatures of god), Leticia Wright (the silent twins), Bill Nighty (To live), EmilyWatson (creatures of god) and Emma Thompson (Good luck to you, Big Leo.) are among the nominees in the now gender-neutral acting or acting categories.

Organizers noted that it was “a strong year for female filmmakers and performers,” adding: “Women dominate the acting, writing and directing categories.”

After the sunCharlotte Wells’ feature debut about the complex relationship between a father and a daughter, garnered 16 nominations for this year’s BIFAs, including Best British Independent Film, Best Director, Best Newcomer Director, Best Screenplay and Best Newcomer Screenwriter, along with a Best Joint Lead Performance. nomination for stars Paul Mescal and Frankie Corio, who also received a nomination for best performance.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Georgia Oakley’s feature debut blue jeansabout a young teacher forced to lead a double life, garnered 13 nominations, including Best British Independent Film, Best Director, Best Newcomer Director, Best Screenplay, Best Newcomer Screenwriter, Best Leading Performance and Breakthrough Performance for Rosy McEwen, Best Supporting Performance nominations for Kerrie Hayes and Lucy Halliday and a nomination for Best Ensemble Performance.

Behind those two films, the one by Sebastián Lelio The wondera 19th-century thriller centered on a young Irish woman whose fast is hailed as miraculous but may be something more sinister, follows with 12 BIFA nominations, while Oliver Hermanus’ To liveabout a bureaucrat (played by Bill Nighy) facing a deadly illness, it received nine.

Hosts Sam Claflin and BIFA winner Kosar Ali unveiled the nominees early Friday at an event in London.

This summer, the BIFAs unveiled a switch to gender-neutral performance categories this year. “Marking the 25th year of the Awards with a shake-up of traditional acting categories, BIFA will present five acting awards that celebrate and reward outstanding acting talent showcased in British independent cinema,” organizers said at the time. “The new acting categories are Best Leading Performance, Best Supporting Performance, Best Joint Leading Performance, for two (or exceptionally three) performances that are the joint focus of the film, and Best Ensemble. The Breakthrough Performance Award established by BIFA sponsored by Netflix remains unchanged and completes the new set of awards.” That ultimate prize has always been gender-neutral.

See also  Kanye West mentions Taylor Swift in his fight against competitors

Last year, Aleem Khan’s directorial debut After Love, about a converted Muslim widow who discovers her late husband’s secret life, was the featured actress at the BIFAs and won six awards, including the top honor for Best British Independent Film.

Marking the start of awards season in Britain, this year’s BIFA ceremony will take place on December 4 in London, with the host, jurors and winner of the Richard Harris Award for Contributions to the Award soon to be announced. British cinema.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Below is the full list of BIFA nominations.

Best British Independent Film
After the sun Charlotte Wells, Barry Jenkins, Mark Ceryak, Adele Romanski, Amy Jackson
blue jeans Georgia Oakley, Hélène Sifre
Good luck to you, Big Leo. Sophie Hyde, Katy Brand, Debbie Grey, Adrian Politowski
To live Oliver Hermanus, Kazuo Ishiguro, Stephen Woolley, Elizabeth Karlsen
The wonder Sebastian Lelio, Emma Donoghue, Alice Birch, Juliette Howell, Andrew Lowe, Tessa Ross, Ed Guiney

Best Director sponsored by Sky Cinema
OLIVER BROTHER To live
SOPHIE HYDE Good luck to you, Big Leo.
SEBASTIAN LELIO The wonder
GEORGIA OAKLEY blue jeans
charlotte wells After the sun

Best screenplay
MARK KATY Good luck to you, Big Leo.
Kazuo Ishiguro To live
SEBASTIAN LELIO, ALICE BIRCH, EMMA DONOGHUE The wonder
GEORGIA OAKLEY blue jeans
charlotte wells After the sun

Best Lead Performance
Sally Hawkins the lost king
Cosmo Jarvis It’s in all of us
EMMA MACKEY emily
ROSA MCEWEN blue jeans
BILL NIGHT To live
Florence Pugh The wonder
EMILIO WATSON creatures of god
SO Nezouh

Best Supporting Performance
ZOEY DEUTCH Costume
FRENCH HALLWAY creatures of god
lucy halliday blue jeans
Kerrie Hayes blue jeans
ZINAB JODA Our River… Our Sky
FATMA MOHAMED Gourmet Flow
PABLO MESCAL creatures of god
FIONN WHITE HEAD emily
AIMEE LOU WOOD To live

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Best Lead Ensemble Performance
FRANKIE CORIO, PABLO MESCAL After the sun
DARYL McCORMACK, EMMA THOMPSON Good luck to you, Big Leo.
JESSIE BUCKLEY, RORY KINNEAR Men
TAMARA LAWRENCE, LETITIA WRIGHT the silent twins

Best Ensemble Performance
blue jeans Ensemble including Rosy McEwen, Kerrie Hayes, Lucy Halliday, Lydia Page, Stacy Abalogun, Farrah Cave, Amy Booth-Steel
emily Ensemble including Amelia Gething, Emma Mackey, Oliver Jackson-Cohen, Fionn Whitehead, Alexandra Dowling, Gemma Jones, Adrian Dunbar
Gourmet Flow Ensemble made up of Makis Papadimitriou, Gwendoline Christie, Asa Butterfield, Fatma Mohamed, Ariane Labed, Richard Bremmer
Our River… Our Sky Ensemble including Zainab Joda, Darina Al Joundi, Amed Hashimi, Mahmoud Abo Al Abbas, Basim Hajar, Labwa Arab, Meriam Abbas, Siham Mustafa
The wonder Ensemble formed by Kíla Lord Cassidy, Florence Pugh, Tom Burke, Toby Jones, Niamh Algar, Elaine Cassidy, Ciarán Hinds, Bían F. O’Byrne, Josie Walker

See also  Dwayne Johnson, ‘Black Adam’ Cast on Film’s 15-Year Journey and Hopes for DCEU’s Future

Breakthrough performance sponsored by Netflix
FRANKIE LEATHER After the sun
LEO LONG used to be famous
KILLA MR. CASSIDY The wonder
ROSA MCEWEN blue jeans
SAFIA OAKLEY-GREEN The origin

Douglas Hickox Award (Best Newcomer Director) sponsored by BBC Film
ANDREW CUMMING The origin
THOMAS HARDIMAN fancy jellyfish
FRANCE O’CONNOR emily
GEORGIA OAKLEY blue jeans
charlotte wells After the sun

Innovative Producer Sponsored by Pinewood and Shepperton Studios
ALEKSANDRA BILIC, JENNIFER CORCORAN Hide and seek [Hide & Seek]
PAUL KENNEDY walk in the night [also produced by Jon Silk]
RUPERT MAJENDIE brian and charles
Nadir Murray winners [also produced by Paul Welsh]
HELENE SIFRE blue jeans

Best Debut Screenwriter sponsored by Film4
SHANE CROWLEY creatures of god
DAVID EARL, CHRIS HAYWARD brian and charles
Ruth Greenberg The origin
GEORGIA OAKLEY blue jeans
charlotte wells After the sun

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Best Newcomer Director – Documentary Feature
kathryn ferguson Nothing compares
VICTORIA FIORE Hide and seek [Hide & Seek]
LEAH GORDON, EDDIE HUTTON MILLS Carnival
Jono McLeod my old school
Becky Hutner reinvented fashion

The Raindance Discovery Award
electrical illness Marie Lidén, Aymara Reques
Fadia’s tree Sarah Beddington, Susan Simnet
off the rails Peter Day, Grant Keir, Rob Alexander
Rebellion Elena Sanchez Bellot, Maia Kenworthy, Kat Mansoor
winners Hassan Nazer, Nadira Murray, Paul Welsh

Best Documentary Feature Film sponsored by Intermission
My childhood, my country – 20 years in Afghanistan Phil Grabsky Shoaib Sharifi Amanda Wilkie
my old school Jono McLeod, John Archer, Olivia Lichtenstein
Hide and seek [Hide & Seek] Victoria Fiore, Jennifer Corcoran, Aleksandra Bilic
Nothing compares Kathryn Ferguson, Eleanor Emptage, Michael Mallie
Young Plato Neasa Ni Chianain, Declan McGrath, David Rane

Best British Short Film supported by BFI Network
a fox in the night Keeran Anwar Blessie, Benjamin Jacob Smith
Honesty Roxy Rezvany, Emily Renée, Elly Camisa
yesandstorm Seemab Gul, Abid Aziz Merchant
Scale Joseph Pierce, Helene Mitjavile
too rough Sean Linton Ross McKenzie Alfredo Covelli

Best International Independent Film sponsored by Champagne Taittinger
All the beauty and the bloodshed Laura Poitras, Howard Gertler, John Lyons, Nan Goldin, Yoni Golijov
Close Lukas Dhont, Angelo Tijssens, Michiel Dhont, Dirk Impens
decision to leave Park Chan-wook, Chung Seo-kyung
everything everywhere at once Daniel Kwan, Daniel Scheinert, Jonathan Wang, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Mike Larocca
the worst person in the world Joachim Trier, Eskil Vogt, Andrea Berentsen Ottmar, Thomas Robsahm

See also  5 ways to help children deal with grief

Best Casting sponsored by Casting Society & Spotlight
SHAHEEN BAIG blue jeans
LEILA BERTRAND Our river… Our sky
KHARMEL COCHRANE The Silent Twins
KAHLEEN CRAWFORD Life
LUCY PARDEE After the sun

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Best Photography Sponsored by Dirty Looks & Kodak
ALFREDO DE JUAN Nascondino [Hide & Seek]
ROB HARDY Men
JOEL HONEYWELL Carnival
GREGORY OKE After the sun
ARI WEGNER The Wonder

Best Costume Design
JENNY BEAVAN Mrs. Harris goes to Paris
SAFFRON CULLANE Flux Gourmet
ODILE DICKS-MIREAUX The Wonder
FRANK GALLACHER After the Sun
SANDY POWELL Live

best edit
JOANNA CRICKMAY Elizabeth: A Portrait in Parts
IZABELLA CURRY Blue Jean
MÁTYÁS NEKETE Flux Gourmet
MICK MAHON Nothing compares
BLAIR McCLENDON After the Sun

Best Original Music Sponsored by Universal Music Publishing
DANNY BENSI, SOUNDER JURRIAANS Creatures of God
OLIVER COATES Aftersun
MATTHEW HERBERT The Wonder
ADAM JANOTA BZOWSKI The Origin
BEN SALISBURY, GEOFF BARROW Men

Best makeup and hair design
OYA AYGOR, MURAT CAGIN Aftersun
MORNA FERGUSON, LORRI ANN KING The Marvel
SIOBHAN HARPER-RYAN Flux Gourmet
NIAMH MORRISON The Origin
EUGENE SOULEIMAN, SCARLETT O’CONNELL Medusa Deluxe

Better effects
CHRIS MARSHALL The Party
DAVID SIMPSON Men
AHMED YOUSRY Nezouh

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Best Music Supervision
LUCY BRIGHT Aftersun
PHIL CANNING The Ghost of the Open
RUPERT HOLLIER Living room

Better sound supported by Halo
TIM HARRISON, RAOUL BRAND, CASSANDRA RUTLEDGE Flux Gourmet
GLENN FREEMANTLE, BEN BARKER, GILLIAN DODDERS, HOWARD BARGOFF, MITCH LOW Men
JOVAN AJDER After the sun
HUGH FOX, BEN BAIRD The Marvel
DOM CORBISIERO, DAI SHELL The Party

Best Production Design
FLETCHER JARVIS Flux Gourmet
GRANT MONTGOMERY The Wonder
HELEN SCOTT Life
BILLUR TURAN Aftersun
GARY WILLIAMSON Medusa Deluxe


Hire Us For website setup, design, tech support or any type of online work. Send Email
Follow Us On Google News Google News
Follow Us On Facebook Facebook
Follow Us On Pinterest Pinterest
Follow Us On Tumblr Tumblr
Follow Us On Telegram Telegram
Follow Us On Linkedin LinkedIN
Download Free Games Download Free Games

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Advertisement