BAFTA: Redmayne, Moore win top honours; 'Lunchbox' loses to Polish film

MUMBAI: Held at the Royal Opera House in London on 8 February, 2015, the 68th edition of the annual British Academy of Film and Arts (BAFTA) awards was hosted by Stephen Fry in the presence of a string of international film celebrities.

Eddie Redmayne and Julianne Moore received the top acting honours for their roles in The Theory Of Everything and Still Alice respectively. The American coming-of-age tale Boyhood won a BAFTA for ‘Best Film’ while the award for the ‘outstanding British Film’ went to The Theory Of Everything.

India’s acclaimed movie, The Lunchbox was nominated for the foreign film category. It was competing with Russian drama, Leviathan, Brazilian-British adventure drama thriller film, Trash and Belgian drama Two Days, One Night but eventually Polish-Danish drama movie Ida, was named the winner in the category.

Actress Nimrat Kaur, the leading lady of The Lunchbox looked lovely on the red carpet in a pink Georges Hobeika dress.

Below is the complete list of BAFTA 2015 winners: 

Film: Boyhood, Richard Linklater, Cathleen Sutherland


Director: Boyhood, Richard Linklater


Leading Actor: Eddie Redmayne, The Theory Of Everything


Leading Actress: Julianne Moore, Still Alice


Supporting Actor: J.K. Simmons, Whiplash


Supporting Actress: Patricia Arquette, Boyhood


Adapted ScreenplayThe Theory Of Everything, Anthony Mccarten


Animated Film: The Lego Movie, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller


British Short AnimationThe Bigger Picture, Chris Hees, Daisy Jacobs, Jennifer Majka 


British Short FilmBoogaloo And Graham, Brian J. Falconer, Michael Lennox, Ronan Blaney


Cinematography: Birdman, Emmanuel Lubezki


Costume DesignThe Grand Budapest Hotel, Milena Canonero


DocumentaryCitizenfour, Laura Poitras


EE Rising Star: Jack O'Connell


Editing:Whiplash, Tom Cross


Film not in the English LanguageIda, Pawel Pawlikowski, Eric Abraham, Piotr Dzieciol, Ewa Puszczynska


Make-Up And HairThe Grand Budapest Hotel - Frances Hannon


Original MusicThe Grand Budapest Hotel, Alexandre Desplat


Original Screenplay: The Grand Budapest Hotel, Wes Anderson


Outstanding British FilmThe Theory Of Everything, James Marsh, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce, Anthony Mccarten


Outstanding Debut By A British Writer, Director or Producer: Stephen Beresford, David Livingstone,Pride


Production DesignThe Grand Budapest Hotel, Adam Stockhausen, Anna Pinnock


SoundWhiplash, Thomas Curley, Ben Wilkins, Craig Mann


Special Visual EffectsInterstellar, Paul Franklin, Scott Fisher, Andrew Lockley

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