69th British Academy Film Awards announced

Feb 15, 2016 08:29 IST

69th British Academy Films Awards (BAFTAs)The 69th British Academy Films Awards (BAFTAs) were announced on 14 February 2016. The award ceremony was  held at the Royal Opera House in London.

The awards were announced to honour the best British and international contributions to film in 2015. Presented by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA), accolades were handed out for the best in feature-length film and documentaries of any nationality, that were screened at British cinemas during 2015.

The nominees were announced on 8 January 2016 by Stephen Fry and Gugu Mbatha-Raw.

Wilderness drama The Revenant, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, won the Best Film Award. Brooklyn was named the Outstanding British Film while Inside Out won the Best Animated Film. Amy won the award in Best Documentary category.

Complete list of winners:



Best Film

The Revenant

Outstanding British Film


Adapted Screenplay

The Big Short

Original Screenplay


Leading Actor

Leonardo DiCaprio for The Revenant

Leading Actress

Brie Larson for Room

Supporting Actor

Mark Rylance for Bridge of Spies

Supporting Actress

Kate Winslet for Steve Jobs

Best Director

Alejandro G. Iñárritu for The Revenant

Outstanding Debut

Naji Abu Nowar (Writer/Director) Rupert Lloyd (Producer)

Animated Film

Inside Out

British Short Animation


British Short Film



The Revenant

Costume Design

Mad Max: Fury Road



EE Rising Star

John Boyega


Mad Max: Fury Road

Film Not In The English Language

Wild Tales

Make Up and Hair

Mad Max: Fury Road

Original Music

The Hateful Eight

Production Design

Mad Max: Fury Road


The Revenant

Special Visual Effects

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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