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Participant Films Nominated for 14 BAFTA Awards


Participant films picked up 14 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) nominations. Bridge of Spies tied for the most nods with nine; Spotlight received three, while Beasts of No Nation and He Named Me Malala each received one.

Here is the breakdown of nominations:

Bridge of Spies
Best Film
Best Director, Steven Spielberg
Best Original Screenplay, Matt Charman and Ethan Coen & Joel Coen
Best Supporting Actor, Mark Rylance
Best Production Design, Adam Stockhausen and  Rena Deangelo
Best Sound, Drew Kunin, Richard Hymns, Andy Nelson and Gary Rydstrom
Best Editing, Michael Kahn
Best Original Music, Thomas Newman
Best Cinematography, Janusz Kaminski

Spotlight
Best Film
Best Original Screenplay, Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer  
Best Supporting Actor, Mark Ruffalo   

He Named Me Malala
Best Documentary

Beasts of No Nation
Best Supporting Actor, Idris Elba   

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on Feb. 14 in London. Click here for or complete list of BAFTA nominees.

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