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The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Theory Of Everything and Birdman dominate 2015 BAFTA nominations
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The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Theory Of Everything and Birdman dominate 2015 BAFTA nominations

The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Theory Of Everything and Birdman dominate the nominations for this year's BAFTA Film Awards. 

The ceremony will take place on Sunday February 8th at London's Royal Opera House, with Stephen Fry once again hosting the event. 

Wes Anderson's whimsical thriller, which was released earlier this year, is nominated in 11 categories, including best film, where it will face off against Boyhood, The Imitation Game, The Theory Of Everything and Birdman. 

The Imitation Game is nominated for eight awards, including Outstanding British Film, where it faces competition from '71, Paddington, Pride, The Theory Of Everything and Under The Skin. 

Birdman scored 10 nominations, including nods for leading actor Michael Keaton and in both supporting categories for Emma Stone and Edward Norton. 

The Theory Of Everything, meanwhile, is up for nine awards, including Leading Actor for Eddie Redmayne and Leading Actress for Felicity Jones. Redmayne will face competition from Ralph Fiennes, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Keaton, while Jones is up against Amy Adams, Julianne Moore, Reese Witherspoon and Rosamund Pike. 

Boyhood, Big Eyes, Nightcrawler and Gone Girl were among the other films to score multiple nominations, you can see the full list below. 

 

The full list of nominations for the 2015 EE British Academy Film Awards is as follows:

 

Best Film

Birdman
Boyhood
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
The Theory of Everything

 

Outstanding British Film

'71
The Imitation Game
Paddington
Pride
The Theory of Everything
Under the Skin

 

Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer

Northern Soul 
'71 
Lilting 
Kajaki: The True Story
Pride 

 

Film Not in the English Language

Ida
Leviathan
The Lunchbox
Trash
Two Days, One Night

Documentary

20 Feet from Stardom
20,000 Days on Earth
CitizenFour
Finding Vivian Maier
Virunga

 

Animated Film

Big Hero 6
The Boxtrolls
The Lego Movie

 

Director

Alejandro González Iñárritu (Birdman)
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)
Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
James Marsh (The Theory of Everything)
Damien Chazelle (Whiplash)

 

Original Screenplay

Birdman (Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris Jr, Armando Bo)
Boyhood (Richard Linklater)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (Wes Anderson)
Nightcrawler (Dan Gilroy)
Whiplash (Damien Chazelle)

 

Adapted Screenplay

American Sniper (Jason Hall)
Gone Girl (Gillian Flynn)
The Imitation Game (Graham Moore)
Paddington (Paul King)
The Theory of Everything (Anthony McCarten)

 

Leading Actor

Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game)
Ralph Fiennes (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)
Michael Keaton (Birdman)
Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything)

 

Leading Actress

Amy Adams (Big Eyes)
Felicity Jones (The Theory of Everything)
Julianne Moore (Still Alice)
Reese Witherspoon (Wild)
Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)

 

Supporting Actor

Robert Duvall (The Judge)
Ethan Hawke (Boyhood)
Edward Norton (Birdman)
Mark Ruffalo (Foxcatcher)
JK Simmons (Whiplash)

 

Supporting Actress

Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)
Keira Knightly (The Imitation Game)
Imelda Staunton (Pride)
Emma Stone (Birdman)
Rene Russo (Nightcrawler)

 

Original Music

Birdman (Antonio Sanchez)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (Alexandre Desplat)
Interstellar (Hans Zimmer)
The Theory of Everything (Jóhann Jóhannsson)
Under the Skin (Mica Levi)

 

Cinematography

Birdman
The Grand Budapest Hotel
Ida
Interstellar
Mr Turner

 

Editing

Birdman
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
Nightcrawler
The Theory of Everything
Whiplash

 

Production Design

Big Eyes
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
Interstellar
Mr Turner

 

Costume Design

The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
Into the Woods
Mr Turner
The Theory of Everything

 

Make Up & Hair

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Guardians of the Galaxy
Into the Woods
Mr Turner
The Theory of Everything

 

Sound

American Sniper
Birdman
The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Imitation Game
Whiplash

 

Special Visual Effects

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
Guardians of the Galaxy
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
Interstellar
X-Men: Days of Future Past

 

EE Rising Star Award

Shailene Woodley
Jack O'Connell
Miles Teller
Margot Robbie
Gugu Mbatha-Raw

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