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Wed Oct 01 20:21:25 SAST 2014

'Lincoln' leads race for British Academy Awards

Sapa-AP | 09 January, 2013 10:15
Daniel Day Lewis as Abraham Lincoln in the movie 'Lincoln'.

Historical biopic "Lincoln" leads the race for the British Academy Film Awards, with 10 nominations at the UK equivalent of the Oscars.

Epic musical Les Miserables and boy-meets-tiger saga Life of Pi have nine nominations each.

Lincoln's nods, announced Wednesday, include best picture and three acting nominations - Daniel Day-Lewis for leading actor, Sally Field for supporting actress and Tommy Lee Jones for supporting actor.

In recent years, the awards, known as BAFTAs, have helped underdog films including Slumdog Millionaire, The King's Speech and The Artist gain momentum for Oscars success.

The winners will be announced at a ceremony in London on February 10, two weeks before the Hollywood awards.

Full list of BAFTA nominations:

Best Film:
Argo
Les Miserables
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Zero Dark Thirty

Outstanding British Film:
Anna Karenina
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Les Miserables
Seven Psychopaths
Skyfall

Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer:
Bart Layton (director), Dimitri Doganis (producer) - The Imposter
David Morris (director), Jacqui Morris (director/producer) – McCullin
Dexter Fletcher (director/writer), Danny King (writer) - Wild Bill
James Bobin (director) - The Muppets
Tina Gharavi (director/writer) - I Am Nasrine

Film Not in the English Language:
Amour
Headhunters
The Hunt
Rust and Bone
Untouchable

Documentary:
The Imposter
Marley
McCullin
Searching for Sugarman
West of Memphis

Animated Film:
Brave
Frankenweenie
Paranorman

Director:
Michael Haneke – Amour
Ben Affleck – Argo
Quentin Tarantino - Django Unchained
Ang Lee - Life of Pi
Kathryn Bigelow - Zero Dark Thirty

Original Screenplay:
Amour
Django Unchained
The Master
Moonrise Kingdom
Zero Dark Thirty

Adapted Screenplay:
Argo
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Life of Pi
Lincoln
Silver Linings Playbook 

Leading Actor:
Ben Affleck – Argo
Bradley Cooper - Silver Linings Playbook
Daniel Day Lewis – Lincoln
Hugh Jackman - Les Miserables
Joaquin Phoenix - The Master

Leading Actress:
Jessica Chastain - Zero Dark Thirty
Marion Cotillard - Rust and Bone
Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook
Helen Mirren – Hitchcock
Emmanuel Riva - Amour

Supporting Actor:
Alan Arkin – Argo
Javier Bardem – Skyfall
Philip Seymour Hoffman - The Master
Tommy Lee Jones – Lincoln
Christoph Waltz - Django Unchained

Supporting Actress:
Amy Adams - The Master
Judi Dench – Skyfall
Sally Field – Lincoln
Anne Hathaway - Les Miserables
Helen Hunt - The Sessions

Original Music:
Dario Marianelli - Anna Karenina
Alexandre Desplat – Argo
Mychael Danna - Life of Pi
John Williams – Lincoln
Thomas Newman - Skyfall

Cinematography:
Seamus McGarvey - Anna Karenina
Danny Cohen - Les Miserables
Claudio Miranda - Life of Pi
Janusz Kaminski – Lincoln
Roger Deakins - Skyfall

Editing:
William Goldenberg – Argo
Fred Raskin - Django Unchained
Tim Squyres - Life of Pi
Stuart Baird – Skyfall
Dylan Tichenor, William Goldenberg - Zero Dark Thirty

Production Design:
Sarah Greenwood, Katie Spencer - Anna Karenina
Eve Stewart, Anna Lynch-Robinson - Les Miserables
David Gropman, Anna Pinnock - Life of Pi
Rick Carter, Jim Erickson – Lincoln
Dennis Gassner, Anna Pinnock - Skyfall

Costume Design:
Jacqueline Durran - Anna Karenina
Beatrix Aruna Pasztor - Great Expectations
Paco Delgado - Les Miserables
Joanna Johnston – Lincoln
Colleen Atwood - Snow White and the Huntsman

Make Up & Hair:
Ivana Primorac - Anna Karenina
Julie Hewett, Martin Samuel, Howard Berger – Hitchcock
Peter Swords King, Richard Taylor, Rick Findlater - The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Lisa Westcott - Les Miserables
Lois Burwell, Kay Georgiou - Lincoln

Editing:
William Goldenberg – Argo
Fred Raskin - Django Unchained
Tim Squyres - Life of Pi
Stuart Baird – Skyfall
Dylan Tichenor, William Goldenberg - Zero Dark Thirty

Production Design:
Sarah Greenwood, Katie Spencer - Anna Karenina
Eve Stewart, Anna Lynch-Robinson - Les Miserables
David Gropman, Anna Pinnock - Life of Pi
Rick Carter, Jim Erickson – Lincoln
Dennis Gassner, Anna Pinnock - Skyfall

Costume Design:
Jacqueline Durran - Anna Karenina
Beatrix Aruna Pasztor - Great Expectations
Paco Delgado - Les Miserables
Joanna Johnston – Lincoln
Colleen Atwood - Snow White and the Huntsman

Make Up & Hair:
Ivana Primorac - Anna Karenina
Julie Hewett, Martin Samuel, Howard Berger – Hitchcock
Peter Swords King, Richard Taylor, Rick Findlater - The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Lisa Westcott - Les Miserables
Lois Burwell, Kay Georgiou - Lincoln

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