News

British Independent Film Winners Announced: God's Own Country Wins Best Film

Get Out is named Best International Independent Film.

by | December 10, 2017 | Comments

The winners for the 2017 British Independent Film Awards were announced earlier today in a ceremony held at Old Billingsgate in London. God’s Own Country was named Best British Independent Film of the year, while Get Out took home the award for Best International Film. Lady Macbeth, Death of Stalin, and I Am Not a Witch also won big, and took home multiple awards. Read through for the full lit of winners.


 

Best British Independent Film


Best International Independent Film


Best Director

Armando Iannucci

The Death of Stalin
95%

Francis Lee

God's Own Country
98%

Rungano Nyoni

I Am Not a Witch
96%

Alice Birch

Lady Macbeth
88%

Best Screenplay

Armando Iannucci & David Schneider & Ian Martin

The Death of Stalin
95%

Francis Lee

God's Own Country
98%

Rungano Nyoni

I Am Not a Witch
96%

Alice Birch

Lady Macbeth
88%

Best Actor


Jamie Bell

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool


Josh O'Connor

God’s Own Country


Alec Secareanu

God’s Own Country


Best Actress


Ruth Wilson

Dark River


Maggie Mulubwa

I Am Not A Witch


Florence Pugh

Lady Macbeth


Frances McDormand

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri


Best Supporting Actor


Steve Buscemi

The Death of Stalin


Simon Russell Beale

The Death of Stalin


Ian Hart

God’s Own Countr


Woody Harrelson

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri


Sam Rockwell

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri


Best Supporting Actress


Andrea Riseborough

The Death of Stalin


Julie Walters

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool


Kelly Macdonald

Goodbye Christopher Robin


Naomi Ackie

Lady Macbeth


Most Promising Newcomer


Harry Michell

Chubby Fun


Harry Gilby

Just Charlie


Cosmo Jarvis

Lady Macbeth


Naomi Ackie

Lady Macbeth


Lily Newmark

Pin Cushion


The Douglas Hickox Award (Debut Director)

Francis Lee

God's Own Country
98%

Rungano Nyoni

I Am Not a Witch
96%

Thomas Napper

Jawbone
96%

William Oldroyd

Lady Macbeth
88%

Deborah Haywood

Pin Cushion
90%

Breakthrough Producer

Brendan Mullin & Katy Jackson

Bad Day for the Cut
92%

Jack Tarling & Manon Ardisson

God's Own Country
98%

Emily Morgan

I Am Not a Witch
96%

Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly

Lady Macbeth
88%

Gavin Humphries

Pin Cushion
90%

Best Debut Screenwriter

Francis Lee

God's Own Country
98%

Rungano Nyoni

I Am Not a Witch
96%

Johnny Harris

Jawbone
96%

Alice Birch

Lady Macbeth
88%

Gaby Chiappe

Their Finest
90%

The Discovery Award


Best Documentary


Best Casting


Best Cinematography


Best Costume Design


Best Editing


Best Make-Up & Hair Design


Best Music


Best Production Design


Best Sound


Best Effects

Tag Cloud

APB ratings Food Network Disney Channel revenge theme song adaptation Britbox Video Games Rocky Pixar Spectrum Originals kaiju football USA Columbia Pictures Avengers Tubi Legendary robots 45 NYCC indiana jones Marathons Comedy Trivia reboot classics Shudder President boxoffice twilight blockbusters ABC Family doctor who Summer ABC historical drama HBO Max Box Office Disney streaming service ABC Signature Arrowverse Rocketman TruTV Superheroes unscripted E3 Trailer IFC Films Hear Us Out Character Guide TV One documentaries 2016 Pirates Film Festival teaser popular festival Amazon Prime Video Amazon Studios RT21 CW Seed spy thriller BAFTA social media superman Apple GLAAD directors BET Awards comiccon werewolf films toy story slashers joker 71st Emmy Awards series VOD OWN kids Winners news hollywood renewed TV shows FXX blaxploitation ESPN Musical adventure game of thrones new star wars movies rotten movies we love Comic Book japanese worst movies Countdown breaking bad miniseries documentary Holidays Mary poppins 72 Emmy Awards game show period drama Black History Month Western Superheroe DC streaming service Calendar stand-up comedy Acorn TV Cartoon Network Polls and Games docudrama deadpool GoT Holiday comic BBC One talk show true crime 93rd Oscars nbcuniversal 2018 BBC cops Amazon french Biopics Film nature Bravo Mindy Kaling TV Land Marvel 007 scary movies YA emmy awards The Witch Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Quiz Amazon Prime diversity Super Bowl Grammys south america Esquire Marvel Studios Awards cancelled TV series American Society of Cinematographers composers venice Disney Plus Funimation Fantasy Crackle docuseries Masterpiece MCU Emmy Nominations what to watch YouTube Christmas king kong DGA Turner Classic Movies Paramount Plus Fox Searchlight Apple TV Plus TCA Winter 2020 spain anthology boxing Adult Swim Interview comics HBO cancelled TV shows romantic comedy pirates of the caribbean nfl zero dark thirty cooking comedies LGBT Ovation politics BBC America PaleyFest TIFF TCA chucky all-time Extras MTV Creative Arts Emmys science fiction FOX golden globes Country Television Critics Association supernatural crime thriller Mary Poppins Returns Comedy Central natural history Sci-Fi tv talk Cannes Sundance Now Awards Tour Star Trek television police drama women New York Comic Con cancelled television Premiere Dates jamie lee curtis fresh blockbuster Disney+ Disney Plus canceled TV shows streaming based on movie animated X-Men elevated horror Paramount Network Tumblr batman Ellie Kemper zombie james bond El Rey Broadway Shondaland remakes FX free movies asian-american medical drama obituary stop motion cults laika Mystery TBS foreign Infographic San Diego Comic-Con Kids & Family rom-coms Rock The Walking Dead telelvision Heroines Sneak Peek Certified Fresh AMC VICE TLC australia DC Universe Logo PlayStation Disney 20th Century Fox indie SXSW Emmys psycho Captain marvel USA Network Warner Bros. DC Comics prank 2017 cars TV BET binge serial killer Pride Month critics Ghostbusters spinoff independent zombies Reality Competition dark witnail 21st Century Fox Tomatazos parents travel dogs hidden camera movie Fall TV ViacomCBS Tarantino biography 24 frames cartoon WGN Valentine's Day TCA Awards Spring TV romance Cosplay book adaptation Sony Pictures Nickelodeon 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards kong discovery Pop TV disaster CBS All Access harry potter cancelled Election Nat Geo Freeform Chernobyl movies vampires 2015 Classic Film IFC Dark Horse Comics TCA 2017 Mudbound CNN versus Lifetime Christmas movies Starz monster movies franchise ghosts child's play festivals Television Academy justice league concert godzilla die hard mutant National Geographic Drama Sundance TV space finale reviews Song of Ice and Fire 4/20 video on demand Sundance mockumentary singing competition Hallmark PBS sports The Academy rt archives archives Baby Yoda Red Carpet SDCC book aliens Oscars Photos spider-man universal monsters latino children's TV Set visit Netflix HBO Go Martial Arts Brie Larson A&E stoner CBS halloween tv 2021 scorecard transformers hist Turner NBC Toys Thanksgiving History award winner Watching Series anime LGBTQ comic books political drama OneApp Peacock The Arrangement Rom-Com Marvel Television Mary Tyler Moore Lionsgate fast and furious WarnerMedia technology trailers superhero GIFs Netflix Christmas movies Syfy Endgame Lucasfilm Vudu A24 Nominations First Look 2019 2020 First Reviews best Lifetime razzies CMT Star Wars cinemax heist movie black Hallmark Christmas movies TCM Spike MSNBC worst VH1 halloween war screenings Anna Paquin Epix TNT crossover Reality Musicals video FX on Hulu strong female leads Comics on TV The CW casting canceled The Walt Disney Company Writers Guild of America Animation ID TV renewals Walt Disney Pictures YouTube Red Binge Guide Academy Awards jurassic park Action Opinion Teen Apple TV+ The Purge DirecTV 99% E! Year in Review green book Chilling Adventures of Sabrina sequel italian spanish language sag awards Family dragons Universal sitcom quibi rotten crime drama dc facebook Showtime golden globe awards Trophy Talk Paramount dceu dramedy Crunchyroll mission: impossible RT History cats satire name the review crime christmas movies Women's History Month Fox News Exclusive Video Discovery Channel spanish ITV Podcast Hulu richard e. Grant Horror Travel Channel Schedule Pop sequels Best and Worst psychological thriller Black Mirror See It Skip It Stephen King SundanceTV a nightmare on elm street Music Winter TV screen actors guild thriller Pet Sematary Alien hispanic YouTube Premium toronto criterion Elton John