Thursday, September 20

BAFTA nominates Coco, Loving Vincent and My Life as a Zucchini for the Best Animated Film category

BAFTAThe British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has nominated Coco, Loving Vincent and My Life as a Zucchini for the Best Animated Film category. The nominations were announced by Natalie Dormer and Letitia Wright at BAFTA’s London headquarters.

BAFTA also nominated three films in the Best British Short Animation and five films in the Special Visual Effects category.

The hybrid animated-live action feature Paddington 2 was nominated for the Outstanding British Film and Adapted Screenplay award.

The nominees in select categories are:

Animated Film

 Coco Lee Unkrich, Darla K. Anderso

Loving Vincent Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman, Ivan Mactaggart

My Life as a Zucchini Claude Barras, Max Karli

Special Visual Effects

 Blade Runner 2049 Gerd Nefzer, John Nelson

Dunkirk Scott Fisher, Andrew Jackson

The Shape of Water Dennis Berardi, Trey Harrell, Kevin Scott

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Nominees to be determined

War for the Planet of the Apes Nominees to be determined

British Short Animation

  • Have Heart Will Anderson
  • Mamoon Ben Steer
  • Poles Apart Paloma Baeza, Ser En Low

The EE British Academy Film Awards, hosted by actress Joanna Lumley, will take place on  February 18 at the Royal Albert Hall in London.