BAFTAs 2019: the nominations in full
Yorgos Lanthimos’s The Favourite is indeed the favourite going into the 2019 BAFTAs, having picked up nominations in 12 categories. The Favourite was first unveiled to UK audiences as the American Express Gala at the 62nd BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express®.
Following with seven nominations apiece are Alfonso Cuarón’s black-and-white childhood tale Roma, Damien Chazelle’s moon epic First Man and the musicals Bohemian Rhapsody and A Star Is Born.
Pawel Pawlikowski’s Cold War, which was backed with National Lottery funding via the BFI Film Fund, got a total of four nominations: best director, best film not in the English language, best original screenplay and best cinematography.
Other BFI-backed titles, You Were Never Really Here and Beast, will compete for the outstanding British film award.
See all the nominations here: https://www.bfi.org.uk/news-opinion/news-bfi/features/baftas-2019-nominations-full