World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

50th British Academy Film Awards

Article Id: WHEBN0004163190
Reproduction Date:

Title: 50th British Academy Film Awards  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: 51st British Academy Film Awards, Secrets & Lies (film), British Academy Film Awards, BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, BAFTA Award for Best Film
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

50th British Academy Film Awards

50th British Academy Film Awards
Date April 29, 1997
Highlights
Best Film The English Patient
Best British Film Secrets & Lies
Best Actor Geoffrey Rush
Shine
Best Actress Brenda Blethyn
Secrets & Lies
Most awards The English Patient (6)
Most nominations The English Patient (13)

The 50th BAFTA Film Awards, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts on 29 April 1997, honoured the best films of 1996.

Anthony Minghella's The English Patient won the award for Best Film. Secrets & Lies won the "Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film". Geoffrey Rush won the award for Best Leading Actor for his role in Shine and Brenda Blethyn (Secrets & Lies) the award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.

Contents

  • Winners and nominees 1
    • Best Actor 1.1
    • Best Actress 1.2
    • Best Film 1.3
    • Best British Film (Alexander Korda Award) 1.4
    • Best Film Not in the English Language 1.5
    • Best Supporting Actor 1.6
    • Best Costume Design 1.7
    • Best Editing 1.8
    • Best Cinematography 1.9
    • Best Production Design 1.10
    • Best Sound 1.11
    • Best Adapted Screenplay 1.12
    • Best Original Screenplay 1.13
    • Best Supporting Actress 1.14
    • Best Visual Effects 1.15
    • Best Director (David Lean Award) 1.16
    • Best Makeup/Hair 1.17
    • Best Score (Anthony Asquith Award) 1.18
  • Award breakdown 2
  • References 3

Winners and nominees

Best Actor

Geoffrey Rush - Shine

Best Actress

Brenda Blethyn - Secrets & Lies

Best Film

The English Patient

Best British Film (Alexander Korda Award)

Secrets & Lies

Best Film Not in the English Language

Ridicule

Best Supporting Actor

Paul Scofield - The Crucible

Best Costume Design

Richard III - Shuna Harwood

Best Editing

The English Patient - Walter Murch

Best Cinematography

The English Patient - John Seale

Best Production Design

Richard III - Tony Burrough

Best Sound

Shine

Best Adapted Screenplay

The English Patient - Anthony Minghella

Best Original Screenplay

Secrets and Lies - Mike Leigh

Best Supporting Actress

Juliette Binoche - The English Patient

Best Visual Effects

Twister

Best Director (David Lean Award)

Fargo - Joel Coen, Ethan Coen

Best Makeup/Hair

The Nutty Professor - Rick Baker

Best Score (Anthony Asquith Award)

The English Patient - Gabriel Yared

Award breakdown

Winners (minimum one win)

Losers (minimum two nominations)

References

  • http://www.thefreelibrary.com/%60ENGLISH+PATIENT'+LEADS+BAFTA+PACK.-a083857474
  • http://www.independent.co.uk/news/triple-triumph-for-mike-leigh-comedy-1270073.html
  • http://www.independent.co.uk/news/mike-leighs-secret-is-revealed-1259005.html
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.