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65th British Academy Film Awards

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Hosted by  Stephen Fry
Most awards  The Artist (7)
Date  12 February 2012
Host  Stephen Fry
Location  London, United Kingdom
Best Film  The Artist
Most nominations  The Artist (12)
Other ceremonies  2011, 2013
Best british film  Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Site  Royal Opera House, London
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Best Actor  Jean Dujardin The Artist
Best Actress  Meryl Streep The Iron Lady

The 65th British Academy Film Awards, more commonly known as the BAFTAs, were held on 12 February 2012 at the Royal Opera House in London, honouring the best national and foreign films of 2011. The nominations were announced on 17 January 2012 by actor Daniel Radcliffe and actress Holliday Grainger. Presented by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, accolades are handed out for the best feature-length film and documentaries of any nationality that were screened at British cinemas in 2011. Stephen Fry, who hosted from 2001 to 2006, returned to host the ceremony. The Artist won seven awards out of its twelve nominations, including Best Film, Best Director for Michel Hazanavicius, and Best Actor for Jean Dujardin. Meryl Streep won Best Actress for The Iron Lady. Christopher Plummer won Best Supporting Actor for Beginners and Octavia Spencer won Best Supporting Actress for The Help. Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, directed by Tomas Alfredson, was voted Outstanding British Film of 2011. Director Martin Scorsese was given the BAFTA Fellowship and Sir John Hurt garnered the BAFTA Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema Award.


BAFTA Fellowship

  • Martin Scorsese
  • Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema

  • Sir John Hurt
  • Awards breakdown

    Most wins
  • 7 wins The Artist
  • 2 wins Hugo, The Iron Lady, Senna, and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • Most nominations
  • 12 nominations The Artist
  • 11 nominations Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
  • 9 nominations Hugo
  • 6 nominations My Week with Marilyn
  • 5 nominations The Help and War Horse
  • 4 nominations Drive, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2, and The Iron Lady
  • 3 nominations The Descendants, Moneyball, Senna, and We Need to Talk About Kevin
  • 2 nominations The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn, Bridesmaids, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Ides of March, and Shame
  • References

    65th British Academy Film Awards Wikipedia

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