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2021 EE British Academy Film Awards: Nomadland Won 4 BAFTA’s Including Best Picture

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The winners of the 74th edition of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts(BAFTA)’s annual film awards – 2021 EE British Academy Film Awards were announced and presented over 2 ceremonies on 10th and 11th April 2021 over a virtual platform.

The award ceremony was broadcasted by BBC in the United Kingdom and across the globe.

The film “Nomadland” directed by Chloé Zhao won the 2021 EE British Academy Film Awards under 4 categories – Best Film, Best Director, Best Leading Actress and Best Cinematography.

Acclaimed filmmaker Ang Lee received a Bafta Fellowship, the organisation’s highest honour.

  • The award ceremony was hosted by Edith Bowman and Dermot O’Leary at the Royal Albert Hall, London, United Kingdom.
  • The opening night ceremony was hosted by Clara Amfo.


i.The film “Promising Young Women” won 2 awards under Outstanding British Film, and Original Screenplay categories.

ii.The film “The Father” won 2 awards under Best Leading Actor and Adapted Screenplay.

iii.Bukky Bakray won the EE Rising Star Award which was voted by the public.

iv.Noel Clarke, the British multi-hyphenate behind the Hood franchise and the hit TV series Bulletproof, will receive 2021 Outstanding British Contribution To Cinema honorary award at the BAFTA

Winners of 2021 EE BAFTA Film Awards:

1Best filmNomadland
2Outstanding British filmPromising Young Woman
3Outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producerHis House
4Best film not in the English languageAnother Round
5Best directorChloé Zhao for “Nomadland”
6Best leading actorAnthony Hopkins for “The Father”
7Best leading actressFrances McDormand for “Nomadland”
8Best supporting actorDaniel Kaluuya for “Judas and the Black Messiah”
9Best supporting actressYoun Yuh-jung for “Minari”
10Best original screenplayEmerald Fennell for “Promising Young Woman”
11Best adapted screenplayChristopher Hampton, Florian Zeller for “The Father”
12Best original scoreSoul
13Best cinematographyNomadland
14Best editingSound of Metal
15Best castingRocks
16Best production designMank
17Best costume designMa Rainey’s Black Bottom
18Best makeup and hairMa Rainey’s Black Bottom
19Best soundSound of Metal
20Best special visual effectsTenet
21Best British short filmThe Present
22Best documentaryMy Octopus Teacher
23Best animated filmSoul
24Best British short animationThe Owl and the Pussycat
25EE Rising Star award (voted by the public)Bukky Bakray

About EE Limited:

i.EE Limited is a British Mobile Network operator and an Internet Service provider.

ii.EE Brought the first 4G network to the UK in 2012 and launched the first 5G network in 2019.

Recent Related News:

i.On 28th October 2020, The Asian Film Awards Academy (AFAA) announced the winners of the 14th Asian Film Awards (AFA14) held at Busan, South Korea. Karsh Kale and the Salvage Audio Collective won the Best Original Music Award 2020 for the film Gully Boy directed by Zoya Akhtar. Yang Ik-Joon, South Korean Actor and Director presented the Award.

ii.On March 22, 2021, the 67th edition of annual National Film Awards was announced, it bestows honours on films and artists for the year 2019.

The National Film Awards are given out by the Directorate of Film Festivals, an organisation which comes under the Ministry of Information & Broadcasting.

About British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA):

BAFTA is a leading independent art charity.

Formed on 16 April 1947
Headquarters– London, United Kingdom