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Charlie Kaufman

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... met with positive reception as well; film critic Roger Ebert called it "the best movie of the decade" in 2009.Ebert, Roger. (2009-12-13) . Blogs.su... ...2-13) . Blogs.suntimes.com. Retrieved on 2010-12-19. Kaufman is often praised for being highly original and imaginative: Being John Malkovich stars ... ...f, trying to write the film itself and to understand the book from which it is adapted with the help of his twin brother Donald Kaufman (who was credi... ...tmodern film with many complex non-realistic elements. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards : twice for Best Original Screenplay for Be... ...many complex non-realistic elements. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards : twice for Best Original Screenplay for Being John Malkovich ... ...listic elements. He has been nominated for three Academy Awards : twice for Best Original Screenplay for Being John Malkovich and Eternal Sunshine... ...or Being John Malkovich and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, winning the award for the latter, and Best Adapted Screenplay for Adaptation. He ... ...for the latter, and Best Adapted Screenplay for Adaptation. He also won two BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay s, one BAFTA Award for Best A... ...by Spike Jonze ), earning an Oscar nomination for his effort and winning a BAFTA . He also wrote Human Nature, which was directed by Michel Gond...

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4th British Academy Film Awards

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...ondon Highlights Best Film ... ... Best Film All About Eve Best British Film ... ... British Film The Blue Lamp Most awards A... ...  < 3rd British Academy Film Awards ... ... Film and Television Arts and honoured the best films of 1950. All About Eve won the award for Best Film. ... ... Best Documentary Special Award for Film ... ... 23rd Academy Awards References ^ "The BAFTA Site - Awards Database". British ... ... ^ "The BAFTA Site - Awards Database". British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA). Retrieved 29 November 2011.&nbs... ... Production Design Screenplay: Adapted ...

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List of awards and nominations received by Spike Lee

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...This article presents the awards and nominations of American film director, producer, writer, and act... ...writer, and actor Spike Lee . { ! colspan="4" align="center" Academy Award s Year Film Category Result align="center" 1990 al... ...enter" 1990 align="center" Do the Right Thing align="center" Best Original Screenplay align="center" 1998 align="center" ... ... align="center" Do the Right Thing align="center" Best Original Screenplay align="center" 1998 align="center" 4 Little Girls... ...n="center" 1998 align="center" 4 Little Girls align="center" Best Documentary (Feature) { ! colspan="4" align="center" Americ... ... He Got Game align="center" Best Director align="center" Best Screenplay align="center" 2004 align="center" align="center" ... ...align="center" Ossie Davis Award { ! colspan="4" align="center" BAFTA Awards Year Film Category Result align="center" 2002 ... ... 2001 align="center" Bamboozled align="center" Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original align="center" Best Director align="cen... ...2005 align="center" She Hate Me align="center" Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original align="center" Best Director align="cen...

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British Academy of Film and Television Arts

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... Abbreviation BAFTA Formation ... ... Website bafta.org The British Academy of Film ... ...f the moving image – film, television and games. In addition to its annual awards ceremonies, BAFTA has an international, year-round programme of lear... ... 3 Royal connections 4 Awards 4.1 The BAFTA trophy / awa... ...my. The first Film Awards ceremony took place in May 1949 and honoured The Best Years of Our Lives, Odd Man Out and The World Is Rich. ... ...o inspire and inform the next generation of talent by providing a platform for some of the world's most talented practitioners to pass on their knowle... ...story. Awards BAFTA presents awards for film, television and games, including children's entertainment, at a nu... ...own as the British Academy Film Awards,[8] or "the BAFTAs", and reward the best work of any nationality seen on British cinema screens during the prec... ... Screenplay: Adapted ...

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William Nicholson (writer)

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...ritish screenwriter, playwright, and novelist who has been nominated twice for an Oscar. Biography Early life A native of Lewes, Sussex, William Ni... ...s College, Cambridge. Career At the start of his career Nicholson worked for the BBC as a director of documentary films with numerous works to his c... ...when the first book of his popular Wind On Fire trilogy won the Blue Peter best book award and the Smarties Gold Award for best children's book. He ha... ...irst book of his popular Wind On Fire trilogy won the Blue Peter best book award and the Smarties Gold Award for best children's book. He has written ... ...ntasy books. Screenplays and theatre He has twice been nominated for Tony Awards for best play, for Shadowlands and The Retreat from Moscow. He later... .... Screenplays and theatre He has twice been nominated for Tony Awards for best play, for Shadowlands and The Retreat from Moscow. He later turned Sha... ...inations and awards William Nicholson's first nomination came in 1989 when BAFTA TV Awards included the 1987 teleplay 'Sweet as You Are', which he co-... ...ominations were for 1994's Shadowlands when he was a contender for both a BAFTA and an Oscar for 'Best Adapted Screenplay'. 1997 was another successf... ...hadowlands when he was a contender for both a BAFTA and an Oscar for 'Best Adapted Screenplay'. 1997 was another successful year, with an 'Outstanding...

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58th British Academy Film Awards

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...58th British Academy Film Awards Date ... ... Highlights Best Film The Aviator ... ... The Aviator Best British Film My Summer of Love ... ... Vera Drake Most awards The Aviator (4) ... ...of Film and Television Arts on 12 February 2005, honoured the best in film for 2004. Martin Scorsese's The Aviator won the award f... ...esign and Makeup & Hair. Jamie Foxx and Imelda Staunton won the awards for Best Actor and Actress respectively for playing in Ray and Vera Drake. ... ...n Design 1.13 Best Screenplay - Adapted 1.14 Best Screenplay - O... ... http://www.ew.com/ew/article/0,,1018223,00.html Aviator leads BAFTAs with 14 nominations http://www.dailymail.co... ... http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-334399/Full-list-Bafta-nominees.html Full List of BAFTA nominations ...

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Willy Russell

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...sell (born 23 August 1947) is a British dramatist, lyricist, and composer. His best-known works are Educating Rita, Shirley Valentine, Blood Brothe... ...eatles called John, Paul, George, Ringo … and Bert . Originally commissioned for the Everyman Theatre, Liverpool it transferred to the West End in ... ...th Michael Caine and Julie Walters . The musical Blood Brothers (1983), for which Russell also composed the music, first opened in Liverpool an... ... opened in Liverpool and transferred to London's Phoenix Theatre . It won the best actress award at the Lawrence Olivier awards. Bill Kenwright pro... ...verpool and transferred to London's Phoenix Theatre . It won the best actress award at the Lawrence Olivier awards. Bill Kenwright produced a reviv... ...ccessful film, in 1989, again with Collins in the title role. Russell received BAFTA and Oscar nominations for Best Adapted Screenplay for both Educa... ...llins in the title role. Russell received BAFTA and Oscar nominations for Best Adapted Screenplay for both Educating Rita and Shirley Valentine . ... ...st novel, 2000)Hoovering The Moon (2003) Our Day Out – The Musical (2009/10) Awards and nominations ;Awards1980: Laurence Olivier Award for Best N... ...be Award nomination for Best Motion Picture Screenplay – Educating Rita1984: BAFTA nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay – Educating Rita1989 Tony...

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List of accolades received by The Elephant Man

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... Film awards ... ... Award Won ... ...ud, Wendy Hiller, Michael Elphick, Hannah Gordon, and Freddie Jones. Lynch adapted the screenplay draft by Christopher De Vore and Eric Bergren. Altho... ...cademy Awards and British Academy Film Awards. The film went on to win the Best Film award at the latter, as well as Best Foreign Film at the César Aw... ...cal production was similarly lauded. John Morris' score was also nominated for several awards, including receiving a nod at the 24th Grammy Awards, bu... ...graphy, by English cinematographer Freddie Francis, was likewise nominated for several awards, receiving one from the British Society of Cinematograph... ...art direction and screenplay received nominations at the Academy Award and BAFTA ceremonies. Contents ... ... Awards 1981 Best Director[5] David Lynch ... ... ^ a b c d e f g "Past Winners and Nominees - Film - Awards - The BAFTA site".   ^ "BSC Best Cinematograp...

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Jim Rash

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...5, 1970) is an American actor, comedian, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for playing Dean Pelton on the NBC sitcom Community . F... ... an American actor, comedian, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for playing Dean Pelton on the NBC sitcom Community . For the film... ... Descendants , he received a Golden Globe nomination and won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Early life Rash was born in Charlot... ...dants , he received a Golden Globe nomination and won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Early life Rash was born in Charlotte, No... ...s , he received a Golden Globe nomination and won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Early life Rash was born in Charlotte, North ... ...e received a Golden Globe nomination and won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Early life Rash was born in Charlotte, North Carol... ...acclaim. The film received a Golden Globe nomination and won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Rash and Faxon co-wrote and directed th... ...m received a Golden Globe nomination and won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Rash and Faxon co-wrote and directed the film The Way... ... with Nat Faxon & Alexander Payne ) The Descendants 2012 BAFTA Awards Adapted Screenplay (shared with Nat Faxon & Alexander Pa...

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List of awards and nominations received by George Clooney

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...{ + List of George Clooney awards colspan="2" Clooney at the 2009 Venice Film Festival align... ...tions bgcolor=#eeeeff; align="center" The following is a List of awards and nominations received by American actor, screenwriter, director... ...areer. Clooney has received eight Academy Award nominations, winning two, Best Supporting Actor in 2005 for Syriana and as co-producer of 2012 ... ...ht Academy Award nominations, winning two, Best Supporting Actor in 2005 for Syriana and as co-producer of 2012 Best Picture winner, Argo .... ... Academy Awards { ! Year ! Film ! Award ! Result 2005 Syriana Best Supporting Actor 2005 Good Night, and Good Luck. Best Dir... ...dants Best Actor 2011 The Ides of March Best Screenplay - Adapted 2012 Argo Best Picture BAFTA Awards { ! Y... ... Best Screenplay - Adapted 2012 Argo Best Picture BAFTA Awards { ! Year ! Film ! Award ! Result 2005 Syriana Bes... ...dants Best Actor 2011 The Ides of March Best Screenplay - Adapted 2012 Argo Best Film Empire Awards { ! Yea... ...ilm ! Award ! Result 2007 Ocean's Thirteen People's Choice Award for Favorite On Screen Match-Up (with Brad Pitt ) 2007 Ocean's Thi...

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38th British Academy Film Awards

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... 38th British Academy Film Awards ... ...Hotel Highlights Best Film ... ... Best Film The Killing Fields Best Actor ... ... Maggie Smith A Private Function Most awards T... ... 1.7 Best Original Screenplay 1.8 Best Adapted Screenplay ... ... Cher in Silkwood Best Direction Wim Wenders for Paris, Texas ... ...r Paris, Texas Peter Yates for The Dresser Roland Joffé for The Killing Fields ... ... References ^ Picture of actor Ian McKellan attending the BAFTA Awards ceremony on 5th March 1985... ...tty Images: Retrieved 2013-03-06 ^ British comedian Rowan Atkinson attends the BAFTA awards at the Grosvenor House Hot...

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Baz Luhrmann

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...n 17 September 1962) is an Australian film director, screenwriter and producer best known for The Red Curtain Trilogy, which includes his films Stri... ...ber 1962) is an Australian film director, screenwriter and producer best known for The Red Curtain Trilogy, which includes his films Strictly Ballro... ...hool's version of Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part 1 . Luhrmann first auditioned for the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in 1980 but was not... ...nd Fitzcarraldo . Rotten Tomatoes. 19 October 2010. Retrieved 29 March 2013. Awards and honours Luhrmann received Directors Guild of America and ... ...rmann received Directors Guild of America and Golden Globe nominations for Best Director – Motion Picture for his work on Moulin Rouge!, but did n... ...n though the film itself was nominated for the Oscar for Best Picture (Academy Award host Whoopi Goldberg joked "I guess it just directed itself.").... ... – Won, Best Director for Strictly Ballroom, Won, Best Screenplay, Original or Adapted for Strictly BallroomAustralians in Film -2013 - Won, Orry-Kel... ...llroomAustralians in Film -2013 - Won, Orry-Kelly International Award Honoree BAFTA Awards –2002 – Nominated, Best Film for Moulin Rouge!; Nominated... ... for Direction for William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet; Won, Best Screenplay, Adapted for William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet;1993 – Nominated, Best...

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Anthony Minghella

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...rs at the British Film Institute between 2003 and 2007. He won the Academy Award for Best Director for The English Patient (1996), which also w... ...the British Film Institute between 2003 and 2007. He won the Academy Award for Best Director for The English Patient (1996), which also won the... ... British Film Institute between 2003 and 2007. He won the Academy Award for Best Director for The English Patient (1996), which also won the Ac... ...r Best Director for The English Patient (1996), which also won the Academy Award for Best Picture, the BAFTA Award for Best Film and Golden Glo... ... Director for The English Patient (1996), which also won the Academy Award for Best Picture, the BAFTA Award for Best Film and Golden Globe Awa... ...ector for The English Patient (1996), which also won the Academy Award for Best Picture, the BAFTA Award for Best Film and Golden Globe Award f... ...lish Patient (1996), which also won the Academy Award for Best Picture, the BAFTA Award for Best Film and Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Pict... ...rector for The English Patient . He was nominated for the Academy Award for Adapted Screenplay for 1999's The Talented Mr. Ripley . The pilot ep... ...s and neck . Filmography Director { Year Title Oscar nominations Oscarwins BAFTA nominations BAFTA wins 1978 A Little Like Drowning 1990 ...

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List of accolades received by Brokeback Mountain

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...The film Brokeback Mountain received many awards, including three Academy Awards for Best Director, Best Adapted Scre... ...lm Brokeback Mountain received many awards, including three Academy Awards for Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Score as well as four ... ...rokeback Mountain received many awards, including three Academy Awards for Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Score as well as four Gold... ...ceived many awards, including three Academy Awards for Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Score as well as four Golden Globe awards for ... ...ctor, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Score as well as four Golden Globe awards for Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Director, Best Song, and Best ... ...est Adapted Screenplay, and Best Score as well as four Golden Globe awards for Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Director, Best Song, and Best Screenp... ...Adapted Screenplay, and Best Score as well as four Golden Globe awards for Best Motion Picture – Drama, Best Director, Best Song, and Best Screenplay ... ...on Picture – Drama, Best Director, Best Song, and Best Screenplay and four BAFTA Awards for Best Film, Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay and Best... ... Won BAFTA Awards Best Actor in a Leading Role ...

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Jeremy Brock

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...essons, Last King of Scotland, and Charlotte Gray. His awards include the Evening Standard award for Mrs. Brown. Driving Lessons w... ...te Gray. His awards include the Evening Standard award for Mrs. Brown. Driving Lessons was entered into the 28th Moscow Internatio... ...m Festival where it won the Special Jury Prize.[1] In 2007 he received the BAFTA award for best adapted screenplay for The Last King of Scotland, co-w... ...ival where it won the Special Jury Prize.[1] In 2007 he received the BAFTA award for best adapted screenplay for The Last King of Scotland, co-written... ...here it won the Special Jury Prize.[1] In 2007 he received the BAFTA award for best adapted screenplay for The Last King of Scotland, co-written with ... ... it won the Special Jury Prize.[1] In 2007 he received the BAFTA award for best adapted screenplay for The Last King of Scotland, co-written with Pete... ...on the Special Jury Prize.[1] In 2007 he received the BAFTA award for best adapted screenplay for The Last King of Scotland, co-written with Peter Mor... ... BAFTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay ... ... BAFTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay ...

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48th British Academy Film Awards

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...48th British Academy Film Awards Date ... ... Highlights Best Film Four Weddings and a Funeral ... ...Four Weddings and a Funeral Best British Film Shallow Grave ... ... The Client Most awards Four Weddings and a Funeral (4) ... ... Mike Newell's Four Weddings and a Funeral won the award for Best Film. It also won the awards for Best Director (Mike Newell), Acto... ...and Supporting Actress (Kristin Scott Thomas). Pulp Fiction won the awards for Best Supporting Actor (Samuel L. Jackson) and Original Screenplay. Susa... ... Actor (Samuel L. Jackson) and Original Screenplay. Susan Sarandon won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress for her role in The Client. ... ...n Design 1.12 Best Screenplay - Adapted 1.13 Best Screenplay - O... ... The Mask Best Screenplay - Adapted Quiz Show - Paul Attanasio ...

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6th British Academy Film Awards

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...ted Kingdom Highlights Best Film ... ... Best Film The Sound Barrier Best British Film ... ...st British Film The Sound Barrier Most awards ... ...  < 5th British Academy Film Awards ... ...s, retroactively known as the British Academy Film Awards, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) (previously the British Fi... ...FTA) (previously the British Film Academy) in 1953, honoured the best films of 1952. The Sound Barrier won the award for Best Film. ... ... Production Design Screenplay: Adapted ... ... Production Design Screenplay: Adapted ... ... Screenplay: Adapted Screenplay: Original ...

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7th British Academy Film Awards

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... Highlights Best Film Jeux Interdits ... ... Jeux Interdits Best British Film Genevieve ... ... Genevieve Most awards Julius Caesar (2) ... ...;6th British Academy Film Awards 8th > ... ... Canada ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Retrieved 15 May 2012.  ... ... Design Screenplay: Adapted ... ... Screenplay: Adapted ... ... Canada ^ "Awards Database - The BAFTA site". Retrieved 15 May 2012.  ... ... Screenplay: Adapted ...

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Il Postino: The Postman

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...ppe Noiret, Massimo Troisi, and Maria Grazia Cucinotta. The screenplay was adapted by Anna Pavignano, Michael Radford, Furio Scarpelli, Giacomo Scarpe... ... Reception 5 Awards 6 Academy Awards 6.1 ... ... Academy Awards 6.1 BAFTA Awards 6.2 S... ... Academy Awards 6.1 BAFTA Awards 6.2 See als... ...ablo Neruda, the famous Chilean poet, is exiled to a small island in Italy for political reasons. His wife accompanies him. On the island, local Mario... ...oppolo is dissatisfied with being a fisherman like his father. Mario looks for other work and is hired as a temporary postman with Neruda as his only ... ...e two are married. The priest refuses to allow Mario to have Neruda as his best man, due to politics; however, this is soon resolved. This was because... ...in Dolby Surround. The album won the Academy Award for Best Original Dramatic Score and the BAFTA Award for Best Film Music. ... ... The album won the Academy Award for Best Original Dramatic Score and the BAFTA Award for Best Film Music. For the 2010 opera bas...

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55th British Academy Film Awards

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...55th British Academy Film Awards Date ... ... Highlights Best Film The Lord of the Rings: The Fellows... ... The Fellowship of the Ring Best British Film Gosford Park ... ... Dench Iris Most awards The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship... ... The 55th British Film Awards (BAFTA Awards), given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts on ... ...of Film and Television Arts on 24 February 2002, honoured the best in film for 2001. Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings: The Fe... ... Jackson's The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring won the award for Best Film, Best Director and Best Makeup & Hair. Gosford Park, dire... ...n Design 1.12 Best Screenplay - Adapted 1.13 Best Screenplay - O... ... http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-101767/Stars-ready-Baftas.html http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/a...

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