Homosexual romance sweeps British Impartial Movie Awards

A homosexual romance set in rural England has taken the highest prize at this 12 months’s British Impartial Movie Awards.

The ceremony occurred within the coldest night time of the 12 months in London, however that did not cease Britain’s largest impartial movie stars from exhibiting up.

Veteran Gary Oldman was handed the Selection award from actress Kristin Scott Thomas, recognising the worldwide affect of his profession as an excellent of British movie.

However the high accolade of the night time went to a small manufacturing, helmed by a first-time filmmaker.

God’s Personal Nation, the story of a British farmer who falls in love with a Romanian employee, received greatest function, greatest actor for Josh O’Connor and greatest debut screenwriter for author and director Francis Lee.

Lady Macbeth
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Florence Pugh received the very best actress award for Woman Macbeth

It was William Oldroyd’s Woman Macbeth that swept most awards, taking dwelling 5 gongs together with greatest actress for its younger star Florence Pugh.

Pugh, a rising identify in British cinema, beat veteran names equivalent to Ruth Wilson and Frances McDormand, nominated respectively for Darkish River and Three Billboards Exterior Ebbing, Missouri.

Simon Russell Beale was named greatest supporting actor for his efficiency in Armando Inannucci’s The Dying Of Stalin, which additionally picked up greatest manufacturing design, greatest make-up and hair design and greatest casting.

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Emmy-winning Veep creator Armando Iannucci’s new movie, The Dying Of Stalin

The night didn’t draw back from Hollywood controversy, with host Mark Gatiss noting that everybody would in all probability quite be at dwelling “watching Christopher Plummer traditional American Magnificence” – a movie which stars Kevin Spacey within the lead half.

The joke comes after Plummer took on Spacey’s function in Ridley Scott’s upcoming drama All The Cash In The World following accusations of sexual harassment.

The winner of the one non-British class of the night time was Jordan Peele’s horror comedy Get Out, which has already been listed as one of many strongest Oscar contenders this 12 months.

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Jordan Peele’s Get Out received the one non-British accolade of the night time

:: Full listing of winners:

Finest British Impartial Movie

God’s Personal Nation

Finest Director

Rungano Nyoni – I Am Not A Witch

Finest Screenplay

Alice Birch Woman Macbeth

Finest Actress

Florence Pugh – Woman Macbeth

Finest Actor

Josh O’Connor – God’s Personal Nation

Finest Supporting Actress

Patricia Clarkson – The Get together

Finest Supporting Actor

Simon Russell Beale – The Dying of Stalin

Most Promising Newcomer

Naomi Ackie – Woman Macbeth

The Douglas Hickox Award (Finest Debut Director)

Rungano Nyoni – I Am Not A Witch

Debut Screenwriter

Francis Lee – God’s Personal Nation

Breakthrough Producer

Emily Morgan – I Am Not A Witch

The Discovery Award

In One other Life

Finest Documentary

Nearly Heaven, Carol Salter

Finest British Brief Movie

Fish Story

Finest Cinematography

Ari Wegner- Woman Macbeth

Finest Casting

Sarah Crowe – The Dying of Stalin

Finest Costume Design

Holly Waddington – Woman Macbeth

Finest Modifying

Jon Gregory – Three Billboards Exterior Ebbing, Missouri

Finest Results

Nick Allder, Ben White – The Ritual

Finest Make Up & Hair Design

Nicole Stafford – The Dying of Stalin

Finest Music

Carter Burwell – Three Billboards Exterior Ebbing, Missouri

Finest Manufacturing Design

Cristina Casali – The Dying of Stalin

Finest Sound

Anna Bertmark – God’s Personal Nation

Finest Worldwide Impartial Movie

Get Out

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