1st Empire Awards

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1st Empire Awards
Date 1996
Empire issue #82 (April 1996)
Highlights
Best Film Braveheart
Best British Film Shallow Grave
Most awards Shallow Grave (3)
  Empire Awards 2nd > 

The 1st Empire Awards ceremony, presented by British film magazine Empire, honored the best films of 1995 and took place in 1996. During the ceremony, Empire presented Empire Awards in eight categories as well as one honorary award. The first award ceremony introduced eight award categories for Best Film, Best British Film, Best Actor, Best British Actor, Best Actress, Best British Actress, Best Director and Best Debut as well as the honorary Lifetime Achievement Award.

Shallow Grave won the most awards with three including Best British Film, Best Director for Danny Boyle and Best British Actor for Ewan McGregor. Other winners included Braveheart with one award for Best Film and Heavenly Creatures, The Madness of King George, The Usual Suspects and To Die For also with one. Mike Leigh received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Winners and nominees[edit]

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.[1]

Best Film Best British Film
Best Director
Best Actor Best British Actor
Best Actress Best British Actress
Best Debut Honorary Awards

Multiple awards[edit]

The following film received multiple awards:

Awards Film
3 Shallow Grave

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Past Winners - 1996". Empireonline.com. Bauer Consumer Media. 2003. Retrieved September 16, 2011. 

External links[edit]