British Independent Film Awards 2018

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British Independent Film Awards 2018
Date2 December 2018
LocationOld Billingsgate, London, United Kingdom

The British Independent Film Awards 2018 were held on 2 December 2018 to recognise the best in British independent cinema and filmmaking talent from United Kingdom. The nominations were announced on 31 October 2018.[1][2] The Favourite led the nominations with 13, followed by American Animals with 11.

Winners and nominees[edit]

Best British Independent Film Best Director
Best Actor Best Actress

Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Screenplay Most Promising Newcomer
The Douglas Hickox Award (Best Debut Director) Best Debut Screenwriter

Breakthrough Producer The Discovery Award
  • Voyageuse - May Miles Thomas
  • The Dig - Andy Tohill, Ryan Tohill, Stuart Drennan, Brian J. Falconer
  • Irene’s Ghost - Iain Cunningham, Rebecca Mark-Lawson, David Arthur, Ellie Land
  • A Moment in the Reeds - Mikko Makela, James Watson
  • Super November - Douglas King, Josie Long

Best Documentary Best British Short Film
  • Evelyn - Orlando Von Einsiedel, Joanna Natasegara
  • Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story - Steve Sullivan
  • Island - Steven Eastwood, Elhum Shakerifar
  • Nae Pasaran - Felipe Bustos Sierra
  • Under The Wire - Christopher Martin, Tom Brisley
  • The Big Day - Dawn Shadforth, Kellie Smith, Michelle Stein
  • Bitter Sea - Fateme Ahmadi, Emma Parsons
  • The Field - Sandhya Suri, Balthazar De Ganay, Thomas Bidegain
  • Pommel - Paris Zarcilla, Sebastian Brown, Ivan Kelava
  • To Know Him - Ted Evans, Kellie Smith, Jennifer Monks, Michelle Stein

Best International Independent Film Best Casting
Best Costume Design Best Cinematography
Best Editing Best Effects
  • Howard Jones - Early Man
  • Matthew Strange, Mark Wellband - Dead In A Week (Or Your Money Back)
  • George Zwier, Paul Driver - Peterloo
Best Make Up & Hair Design Best Music
Best Production Design Best Sound

Films with multiple nominations and awards[edit]

Films that received multiple nominations
Nominations Film
13 The Favourite
11 American Animals
10 Beast
8 You Were Never Really Here
7 Stan & Ollie
6 Apostasy
5 Disobedience
A Prayer Before Dawn
4 Lean on Pete
3 Ray & Liz
2 Funny Cow
Films that received multiple wins
Wins Film
10 The Favourite
2 You Were Never Really Here
Ray & Liz


  1. ^ "'The Favourite' leads 2018 BIFA nominations". Screendaily. Retrieved 2018-11-01.
  2. ^ "The Favourite dominates British independent film award nominations". The Guardian. Retrieved 2018-11-01.

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