9th British Academy Film Awards

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9th British Academy Film Awards
Date 1 March 1956
Site Odeon Leicester Square
Hosted by Vivien Leigh
Best Film Richard III
Best British Film Richard III
Most awards Richard III (3)
Most nominations The Prisoner (5)

The 9th British Film Awards, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 1956, honoured the best films of 1955.

Winners and nominees[edit]

Best Film[edit]

Richard III

Best British Film[edit]

Richard III

Best Foreign Actor[edit]

Ernest Borgnine in Marty

Best British Actor[edit]

Laurence Olivier in Richard III

Best British Actress[edit]

Katie Johnson in The Ladykillers

Best Foreign Actress[edit]

Betsy Blair in Marty

Best British Screenplay[edit]

The Ladykillers - William Rose

Best Animated Film[edit]

Blinkity Blank[1]


  1. ^ "Blinkity Blank". Collection. National Film Board of Canada. Retrieved 7 October 2010.