Nomadland Won Four Prizes in BAFTA Awards

BAFTA aims to recognize the best contributions of the international and British film industry.
Sheena

Updated: Apr 15, 2021 12:14:25 pm

15 April 2021 Current Affairs:The film Nomadland won four awards in the BAFTA Awards. BAFTA is an abbreviation of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. The nomadland won best picture, best director, best actress and best photography.

Highlights:
♦ Film producer Chloe Zhao became the first woman of color and the second woman to win the BAFTA Best Director Award. Frances McDormand won the best actress. This is an American drama. The film also won the "People's Choice Award" and the "Golden Globe Award".
♦ Emerald Fennell's revenge comedy Promising Young Woman was named the best British film (BAFTA Awards). Eighty-three-year-old Anthony Hopkins won the best actor award.
♦ The Indian Netflix film "White Tiger" was nominated for best actor and best adapted screenplay in two categories. Neither nomination was awarded.
♦ BAFTA aims to recognize the best contributions of the international and British film industry. It was established in 1947 as the British Film Academy. In 1976, it merged with the Television Association Producers and Directors and became the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).
Golden Lion Award: This is the highest award awarded to a film at the Venice Film Festival.
Golden Globe Award: The Golden Globe Award is awarded in the United States. Since 1943, it has been proposed by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (Hollywood Foreign Press Association).
Golden Leopard: It was screened at the Locarno International Film Festival.
Film Awards: Focus on the Hindi film industry. It is operated by Times Group.
Golden Bear Award: Screened at the Berlin International Film Festival.
 
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