"The Aviator" Flies High at BAFTA Awards

by | February 14, 2005 | Comments

"The Aviator" took home the best picture trophy at the 2005 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards this past Saturday. The film beat out "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," "Finding Neverland," "The Motorcycle Diaries," and "Vera Drake" for the honor. Director Mike Leigh won the best director for "Vera Drake," beating out Martin Scorsese for "The Aviator," Michael Mann for "Collateral," and Michel Gondry for "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind," and Marc Forster for "Finding Neverland." Jamie Foxx won best actor for his portrayal of the late Ray Charles in "Ray," and Imelda Staunton won best actress for "Vera Drake." The supporting actor trophy went to Clive Owen for "Closer, while supporting actress went to Cate Blanchett for "The Aviator."

The complete list:

Film
THE AVIATOR, Michael Mann, Sandy Climan, Graham King and Charles Evans Jr

The Alexander Korda Award For The Outstanding British Film Of The Year
MY SUMMER OF LOVE, Tanya Seghatchian, Christopher Collins and Pawel Pawlikowski

The Carl Foreman Award For Special Achievement By A British Director/Producer Or Writer In Their First Feature Film
Amma Asante, Director/Writer (for A WAY OF LIFE)

The David Lean Award For Achievement In Direction
Mike Leigh, VERA DRAKE

Original Screenplay
Charlie Kaufman, ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND

Adapted Screenplay
Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor, SIDEWAYS

Film Not In The English Language
DIARIOS DE MOTOCICLETA (THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES), Michael Nozik, Edgard Tenembaum, Karen Tenkhoff and Walter Salles

Actor In A Leading Role
Jamie Foxx, RAY

Actress In A Leading Role
Imelda Staunton, VERA DRAKE

Actor In A Supporting Role
Clive Owen, CLOSER

Actress In A Supporting Role
Cate Blanchett, THE AVIATOR

The Anthony Asquith Award For Achievenment In Film Music
Gustavo Santaolalla, THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES (DIARIOS DE MOTOCICLETA)

Cinematography
Dion Beebe and Paul Cameron, COLLATERAL

Editing
Valdís Óskarsdóttir, ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND

Production Design
Dante Ferretti, THE AVIATOR

Costume Design
Jacqueline Durran, VERA DRAKE

Sound
Steve Cantamessa, Scott Millan, Greg Orloff and Bob Beemer, RAY

Achievement In Special Visual Effects
Karen E Goulekas, Neil Corbould, Greg Strause and Remo Balcells, THE DAY AFTER TOMORROW

Make Up & Hair
Morag Ross, Kathryn Blondell and Sian Grigg, THE AVIATOR

Short Animation
BIRTHDAY BOY, Andrew Gregory and Sejong Park

Short Film
THE BANKER, Kelly Broad and Hattie Dalton

Tag Cloud

Pet Sematary IFC Films Dark Horse Comics Biopics 45 CNN Superheroes dragons Sci-Fi talk show 2016 Captain marvel Comedy Central Trailer Columbia Pictures police drama science fiction Logo AMC Action supernatural TIFF revenge singing competition Horror 2019 RT21 Rock DGA DC Universe Binge Guide Emmys Sundance Now sports DirecTV boxoffice disaster space Grammys Anna Paquin Disney Channel Animation Netflix Musical Chilling Adventures of Sabrina CMT Martial Arts 2018 political drama Drama Paramount SundanceTV Reality Competition mutant finale nature Warner Bros. Ellie Kemper Valentine's Day APB FXX CW Seed OWN Photos facebook Watching Series Apple Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt ratings animated aliens streaming Extras GLAAD HBO Max History teaser Nickelodeon Ovation romance dceu Comic Book binge Best and Worst thriller cars miniseries Epix Film natural history comic Super Bowl technology Lionsgate Oscars Adult Swim true crime spider-man San Diego Comic-Con festivals Ghostbusters crime drama Trivia DC Comics Cartoon Network Brie Larson theme song X-Men based on movie Chernobyl Interview Year in Review Showtime Awards Tour Food Network Paramount Network Awards Set visit Marvel Freeform Rom-Com Video Games Teen Nominations mockumentary Spike Character Guide FX social media richard e. Grant TV Land Comedy FOX ABC Shudder Kids & Family Crackle The Arrangement cinemax Summer GoT A&E cooking adventure historical drama movies Polls and Games Lucasfilm Family TV Amazon Prime Video Britbox ABC Family MSNBC Music Tarantino TLC TruTV cats ghosts war E3 Walt Disney Pictures PBS transformers justice league Holidays Sneak Peek YouTube Premium sitcom jamie lee curtis PaleyFest ESPN spy thriller See It Skip It TNT robots crime anthology IFC Shondaland zombie Film Festival Star Wars quibi DC streaming service Premiere Dates Rocketman Starz 2017 Disney streaming service BET E! Podcast Writers Guild of America dc TCM spinoff elevated horror politics Box Office Red Carpet Spectrum Originals period drama 24 frames Vudu Mary poppins TBS Countdown HBO Musicals Rocky VH1 New York Comic Con Masterpiece President CBS WGN unscripted Country kids Tumblr USA Acorn TV WarnerMedia Hulu anime psycho USA Network First Look Mary Tyler Moore sequel Stephen King dramedy Pixar children's TV Mudbound Black Mirror American Society of Cinematographers Esquire LGBTQ Thanksgiving travel The CW Mystery MTV Sony Pictures cults 2015 Certified Fresh Elton John diversity golden globes Winners tv talk Toys YouTube Red Amazon comiccon Infographic 21st Century Fox VICE TCA YA discovery vampires hist ITV witnail Lifetime Schedule Marathons Heroines Pirates Comics on TV Universal cops docudrama GIFs Christmas Cosplay zero dark thirty biography psychological thriller Calendar Disney BBC America toy story Creative Arts Emmys strong female leads harry potter Bravo 20th Century Fox award winner Winter TV television Amazon Prime Women's History Month adaptation Election 007 Tomatazos Spring TV casting Western what to watch doctor who MCU Reality CBS All Access Emmy Nominations Cannes Sundance TCA 2017 series serial killer NYCC Mary Poppins Returns Pop Quiz composers crossover zombies Fantasy book BBC LGBT Nat Geo RT History Song of Ice and Fire National Geographic game show NBC Superheroe Fox News crime thriller Syfy medical drama Star Trek The Witch Mindy Kaling El Rey SXSW blaxploitation Trophy Talk Fall TV SDCC Pride Month green book Opinion