The Imposter (Thursday January 24th) won the Outstanding Debut film by a British writer or producer (Bart Layton, Dimitri Doganis). Amour (Tuesday February 26th at 7.30pm) won the Film Not in the English Language award. Emmanuelle Riva also won the Leading Actress award for her portrayal of the stroke victim, Anne, in this film. At 85 she is the oldest actor to win a Bafta. Best Adapted Screenplay was won by David O’Russell’s Silver Linings Playbook (Thursday March 21st at 7pm) Anne Hathaway won best supporting actress (her second award in this category) for her part in Victor Hugo’s epic
Many of this season’s films are Golden Globe winners and BAFTA and Oscar nominations: Tom Hooper’s film of the stage hit, Les Miserables (Thursday March 14th at 7pm), was the only British film to win a Golden Globe award in the best film musical or comedy category. The film won three awards in total, with actress Anne Hathaway winning best supporting actress for her portrayal of Fantine. The film’s lead, Hugh Jackman, won best actor in a musical or comedy. Both actors have been nominated for Oscars and the film has been nominated for BAFTA and Oscar awards. Don’t miss
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