List of British films of 2018

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2018 saw the death of Nicolas Roeg, the director of Performance, Don't Look Now and The Witches (1990).

This article lists feature-length British films and full-length documentaries that have their premiere in 2018 and were at least partly produced by Great Britain or the United Kingdom. It does not include films first released in previous years that had official release dates in 2018.

Also included is an overview of the major events in British film, including awards ceremonies.

Film releases[edit]

January – March[edit]

Opening Title Cast and crew Details Genre(s) Ref.
8 The Commuter Director: Jaume Collet-Serra
Cast: Liam Neeson, Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Jonathan Banks, Elizabeth McGovern, Sam Neill
StudioCanal UK
(Co-produced by France and the United States)
Action-thriller [1]
19 American Animals Director: Bart Layton
Cast: Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, Jared Abrahamson, Udo Kier, Ann Dowd
(Co-produced by the United States)
Crime drama [2]
Three Identical Strangers Director: Tim Wardle
Cast: Edward Galland, David Kellman, Robert Shafran
(Co-produced by the United States)
Documentary [3]
20 Colette Director: Wash Westmoreland
Cast: Keira Knightley, Dominic West, Aiysha Hart, Fiona Shaw, Denise Gough, Robert Pugh, Rebecca Root, Eleanor Tomlinson
Bleecker Street
Based on the life of Colette
(Co-produced by Hungary and the United States)
Drama [4]
Early Man Director: Nick Park
Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hiddleston, Maisie Williams, Timothy Spall
StudioCanal Stop-motion animated comedy [5]
An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn Director: Jim Hosking
Cast: Aubrey Plaza, Emile Hirsch, Jemaine Clement, Matt Berry, Craig Robinson
Universal Pictures
(Co-produced by the United States)
Crime-comedy [6]
Yardie Director: Idris Elba
Cast: Aml Ameen, Stephen Graham, Akin Gazi, Mark Rhino Smith, Fraser James, Naomi Ackie
Based on Yardie by Victor Headley Crime [7]
21 The Happy Prince Director: Rupert Everett
Cast: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, Colin Morgan, Emily Watson, Tom Wilkinson, Anna Chancellor
Lionsgate UK
Based on the life of Oscar Wilde
(Co-produced by Belgium, Germany and Italy)
Biographical drama [8]
Matangi/Maya/M.I.A. Director: Stephen Loveridge
Cast: M.I.A.
Based on the life of M.I.A.
(Co-produced by Sri Lanka and the United States)
Biographical documentary [9]
22 The Miseducation of Cameron Post Director: Desiree Akhavan
Cast: Chloë Grace Moretz, Sasha Lane, John Gallagher, Jr., Forrest Goodluck, Jennifer Ehle, Quinn Shephard
Vertigo Releasing
Based on The Miseducation of Cameron Post by Emily M. Danforth
(Co-produced by the United States)
Drama [10]
Ophelia Director: Claire McCarthy
Cast: Daisy Ridley, Naomi Watts, Clive Owen, Tom Felton, George MacKay, Dominic Mafham
GEM Entertainment
Based on Hamlet by William Shakespeare and Ophelia by Lisa Klein
(Co-produced by the United States)
Historical romantic drama [11]
8 Accident Man Director: Jesse V. Johnson
Cast: Scott Adkins, Ashley Greene, Ray Stevenson, Michael Jai White
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Based on Accident Man by Pat Mills and Tony Skinner
Action-thriller [12]
17 Profile Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Cast: Valene Kane, Shazad Latif, Christine Adams, Morgan Watkins
(Co-produced by Cyprus, Russia and the United States) Thriller [13]
18 The Real Estate Director: Axel Petersén and Måns Månsson
Cast: Léonore Ekstrand, Christer Levin, Christian Saldert, Olof Rhodin
(Co-produced by Sweden)
Drama [14]
19 Entebbe (a.k.a. 7 Days in Entebbe) Director: José Padilha
Cast: Rosamund Pike, Daniel Brühl, Eddie Marsan, Ben Schnetzer, Lior Ashkenazi, Denis Ménochet
Entertainment One
Based on the Operation Entebbe
(Co-produced by the United States)
Crime thriller [15]
23 Annihilation Director: Alex Garland
Cast: Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, Oscar Isaac, Benedict Wong, Sonoya Mizuno, David Gyasi
Based on Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer
(Co-produced by the United States)
Science-fiction horror [16]
Mute Director: Duncan Jones
Cast: Alexander Skarsgård, Paul Rudd, Justin Theroux, Seyneb Saleh
(Co-produced by Germany)
24 The Party's Just Beginning Director: Karen Gillan
Cast: Karen Gillan, Lee Pace, Matthew Beard, Paul Higgins
Mt. Hollywood Films
(Co-produced by the United States)
Comedy drama [18]
26 Mary Magdalene Director: Garth Davis
Cast: Rooney Mara, Joaquin Phoenix, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Tahar Rahim
Focus Features
Based on the life of Mary Magdalene
(Co-produced by Australia and the United States)
Biblical drama [19]
1 A Wizard's Tale (a.k.a. Here Comes the Grump) Director: Andrés Couturier
Cast: Toby Kebbell, Lily Collins, Ian McShane
GFM Films
Based on animated series Here Comes the Grump
(Co-produced by Mexico and the United States)
Animated film [20]
9 Scott and Sid Director: Scott Elliott, Sid Sadowskyj
Cast: Tom Blyth, Richard Mason, Charlotte Milchard
Dreamchasers Film Ltd Coming-of-age [21]
Walk like a Panther Director: Dan Cadan
Cast: Stephen Graham, Jason Flemyng, Julian Sands
20th Century Fox Comedy [22]
15 Sherlock Gnomes Director: John Stevenson
Cast: James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Mary J. Blige, Johnny Depp
Paramount Pictures
Sequel to Gnomeo & Juliet
(Co-produced by the United States)
Computer-animated romantic comedy
17 Postcards from London Director: Steve McLean
Cast: Harris Dickinson, Ben Cura, Jonah Hauser-King, Leonardo Salerni, Raphael Desprez, Leemore Marrett Jr.
Peccadillo Pictures Drama [24]

April – June[edit]

Opening Title Cast and crew Details Genre(s) Ref.
9 The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society Director: Mike Newell
Cast: Lily James, Michiel Huisman, Glen Powell, Jessica Brown Findlay, Katherine Parkinson, Matthew Goode, Tom Courtenay, Penelope Wilton
Based on The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
(Co-produced by France)
Historical drama [25]
28 London Unplugged Directors: Layke Anderson, Natalia Casali, Nick Cohen, Mitchell Crawford, Andreas Heger-Bratterud, Ben Jacobson, Rosanna Lowe, Gaelle Mourre, Kaki Wong
Cast: Juliet Stevenson, Poppy Miller, Imogen Stubbs, Ivanno Jeremiah, Ricky Nixon, Bruce Payne
Anthology Drama [26]
4 Anon Director: Andrew Niccol
Cast: Clive Owen, Amanda Seyfried, Colm Feore, Mark O'Brien, Sonya Walger, Joe Pingue, Iddo Goldberg
Altitude Film Distribution Sci-fi
The Con Is On Director: James Oakley
Cast: Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Maggie Q, Alice Eve, Sofía Vergara, Parker Posey, Stephen Fry, Crispin Glover
(Co-produced by Canada and the United States)
Heist comedy [28]
10 Cold War Director: Paweł Pawlikowski
Cast: Tomasz Kot, Joanna Kulig, Agata Kulesza, Jeanne Balibar, Cédric Kahn, Adam Woronowicz
Curzon Artificial Eye
(Co-produced by France and Poland)
Drama [29]
11 The Last Witness Directors: Piotr Szkopiak
Cast: Alex Pettyfer, Robert Więckiewicz, Talulah Riley, Michael Gambon, Will Thorp, Henry Lloyd-Hughes, Gwilym Lee
Momentum Pictures
(Co-produced by Poland)
Trhriller [30]
Terminal Directors: Vaughn Stein
Cast: Margot Robbie, Simon Pegg, Dexter Fletcher, Mike Myers, Max Irons
Arrow Films
(Co-produced by Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, and the United States)
Drama thriller [31]
16 Whitney Directors: Kevin Macdonald Altitude Film Distribution
Based on the life of Whitney Houston
(Co-produced by the United States)
Documentary film [32]
19 The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Directors: Terry Gilliam
Cast: Adam Driver, Jonathan Pryce, Stellan Skarsgård, Olga Kurylenko, Joana Ribeiro
Amazon Studios
Loosely based on Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes
(Co-produced by Belgium, France, Portugal, and Spain)
23 In Darkness Directors: Anthony Byrne
Cast: Natalie Dormer, Emily Ratajkowski, Ed Skrein, Joely Richardson, Neil Maskell, James Cosmo
Shear Entertainment
(Co-produced by the United States)
Thriller [34]
8 Swimming with Men Director: Oliver Parker
Cast: Rob Brydon, Jane Horrocks, Rupert Graves, Daniel Mays, Adeel Akhtar, Thomas Turgoose, Jim Carter, Charlotte Riley
GEM Entertainment Comedy [35]
8 Hotel Artemis Director: Drew Pearce
Cast: Jodie Foster, Sterling K. Brown, Sofia Boutella, Jeff Goldblum, Brian Tyree Henry, Zachary, Dave Bautista, Charlie Day, Jenny Slate
Lionsgate Films
(Co-produced by the United States)
Action-thriller [36]
22 Calibre Director: Matt Palmer
Cast: Jack Lowden, Martin McCann, Tony Curran
Netflix Thriller [37]
23 Postcards from the 48% Director: David Wilkinson Guerrilla Films Documentary [38]
26 Patrick Director: Mandie Fletcher
Cast: Beattie Edmondson, Ed Skrein, Tom Bennett, Emily Atack, Jennifer Saunders
Buena Vista International Comedy-family [39]

July – September[edit]

Opening Title Cast and crew Details Genre(s) Ref.
18 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Director: Ol Parker
Cast:Christine Baranski, Pierce Brosnan, Dominic Cooper, Colin Firth, Andy García, Lily James, Amanda Seyfried, Stellan Skarsgård, Julie Walters, Cher, Meryl Streep
Universal Pictures
Sequel to Mamma Mia!
(Co-produced by the United States)
Romantic comedy
5 Ray & Liz Director: Richard Billingham
Cast: Michelle Bonnard, Deirdre Kelly, Ella Smith, Tony Way
New Wave Films Drama [41]
14 Patient Zero Director: Stefan Ruzowitzky
Cast: Matt Smith, Natalie Dormer, Clive Standon, Agyness Deyn, Stanley Tucci
Vertical Entertainment
(Co-produced by the United States)
Action-horror [42]
23 Blue Iguana Directors: Hadi Hajaig
Cast: Sam Rockwell, Ben Schwartz, Phoebe Fox, Amanda Donohoe, Simon Callow, Peter Ferdinando
Signature Entertainment Comedy-thriller [43]
30 The Aspern Papers Director: Julien Landais
Cast: Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, Joely Richardson, Vanessa Redgrave
Based on The Aspern Papers by Henry James
(Co-produced by Germany)
Period drama [44]
The Favourite Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Cast: Olivia Coleman, Rachel Weisz, Emma Stone, Nicholas Hoult
Universal Pictures
Based on the life of Queen Anne
(Co-produced by Ireland and the United States)
The Little Stranger Directors: Lenny Abrahamson
Cast: Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson, Will Poulter, Charlotte Rampling, Alison Pargeter
Based on The Little Stranger by Sarah Waters
(Co-produced by France)
Supernatural horror-thriller [46]
31 The White Crow Director: Ralph Fiennes
Cast: Oleg Ivanko, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Chulpan Khamatova, Ralph Fiennes, Alexey Morozov, Raphaël Personnaz, Olivier Rabourdin, Ravshana Kurkova, Louis Hofmann, Sergei Polunin
Sony Pictures Classics
Based on the life of Rudolf Nureyev
1 Peterloo Director: Mike Leigh
Cast: David Bamber, Alastair Mackenzie, James Dangerfield, Eileen Davies, Liam Gerrard, Bronwyn James, Rory Kinnear, Nico Mirallegro, Maxine Peake
Based on the Peterloo Massacre Historical drama [48]
5 At Eternity's Gate Director: Julian Schnabel
Cast: Willem Dafoe, Rupert Friend, Oscar Isaac, Mads Mikkelsen, Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigneur, Niels Arestrup
Based on the life of Vincent Van Gogh
(Co-produced by France and United States)
6 Outlaw King Directors: David Mackenzie
Cast: Chris Pine, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Florence Pugh, Billy Howle, Tony Curran, Stephen Dillane
Based on the life of Robert the Bruce
(Co-produced by the United States)
Historical Action drama [49]
7 Final Score Director: Scott Mann
Cast: Dave Bautista, Pierce Brosnan, Ray Stevenson, Julian Cheung
Signature Entertainment Action [50]
Red Joan Director: Trevor Nunn
Cast: Judi Dench, Sophie Cookson, Tom Hughes, Tereza Srbova
Based loosely on the life of Melita Norwood
Drama [51]
Redcon-1 Director: Chee Keong Cheung
Cast: Katarina Waters, Mark Strange, Carlos Gallardo, Akira Koieyama, Oris Erhuero
Eagle Films Horror-Action [52]
Teen Spirit Director: Max Minghella
Cast: Elle Fanning, Rebecca Hall, Zlatko Buric
Lionsgate (Co-produced by the United States) Musical-drama [53]
8 Driven Director: Nick Hamm
Cast: Lee Pace, Judy Greer, Erin Moriarty, Jason Sudeikis, Corey Stoll, Iddo Goldberg, Justin Bartha, Michael Cudlitz, Tara Summers
Embankment Films Thriller [54]
Farming Director: Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Cast: Damson Idris, Kate Beckinsale, John Dagleish, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Jamie Winstone, Genevieve Nnaji
GEM Entertainment Drama [55]
The Wedding Guest Directors: Michael Winterbottom
Cast: Dev Patel, Radhika Apte, Jim Sarbh
Sony Pictures Thriller [56]
Widows Directors: Steve McQueen
Cast: Viola Davis, Cynthia Erivo, André Holland, Elizabeth Debicki, Michelle Rodriguez, Daniel Kaluuya, Liam Neeson, Colin Farrell, Robert Duvall, Carrie Coon
20th Century Fox
Based on Widows by Lynda La Plante
(Co-produced by the United States)
Hesit-thriller [57]
9 High Life Director: Claire Denis
Cast: Robert Pattinson, Mia Goth, Juliette Binoche
Thunderbird Releasing
(Co-produced by France and Germany)
Science fiction
Tell It to the Bees Director: Annabel Jankel
Cast: Anna Paquin, Holliday Grainger, Emun Elliott, Kate Dickie
Based on Tell It to the Bees by Fiona Shaw Drama
Where Hands Touch Director: Amma Asante
Cast: Amandla Stenberg, George MacKay, Abbie Cornish, Christopher Eccleston
Vertical Entertainment Romantic-drama
10 Jeremiah Terminator LeRoy Director: Justin Kelly
Cast: Laura Dern, Kristen Stewart, Diane Kruger, Jim Sturgess, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Courtney Love
Based on Girl Boy Girl: How I Became JT Leroy by Savannah Knoop
(Co-produced by Canada and United States)
Biographical [60]
11 Vita and Virginia Directors: Chanya Button
Cast: Gemma Arterton, Elizabeth Debicki, Isabella Rossellini, Rupert Penry-Jones, Peter Ferdinando
Thunderbird Releasing
Based on the life of Virginia Woolf
(Co-produced by Ireland)
Biographical romance
13 In Fabric Director: Peter Strickland
Cast: Gwendoline Christie, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Caroline Catz, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Leo Bill, Hayley Squires, Richard Bremmer, Steve Oram, Julian Barratt
Curzon Artificial Eye Horror comedy [62]
14 Johnny English Strikes Again Director: David Kerr
Cast: Rowan Atkinson, Olga Kurylenko, Ben Miller, Jake Lacy, Miranda Hennessy
Universal Pictures
Sequel to Johnny English Reborn
(Co-produced by France and the United States)
King of Thieves Director: James Marsh
Cast: Michael Caine, Charlie Cox, Michael Gambon, Tom Courtenay, Jim Broadbent, Kellie Shirley, Terri Robinson, Ray Winstone
Based on the Hatton Garden safe deposit burglary Crime-drama [64]
20 London Fields Director: Mathew Cullen
Cast: Billy Bob Thornton, Amber Heard, Jim Sturgess, Theo James, Jason Isaacs, Cara Delevingne
Batrax Entertainment
Based on London Fields by Martin Amis
(Co-produced by the United States)
Thriller [65]
21 Apostle Director: Gareth Evans
Cast: Dan Stevens, Lucy Boynton, Mark Lewis Jones, Bill Milner, Kristine Froseth, Paaul Higgins, Michael Sheen
(Co-produced by the United States)
Period-horror [66]
22 Bros: After The Screaming Stops Director: Joe Pearlman, David Soutar
Cast: Matt Goss, Luke Goss
Lorton Entertainment Documentary [67]

October – December[edit]

Opening Title Cast and crew Details Genre(s) Ref.
5 Malevolent Director: Olaf de Fleur Johannesson
Cast: Florence Pugh, Celia Imrie, Ben Lloyd-Hughes
Netflix Horror [68]
11 Happy New Year, Colin Burstead Director: Ben Wheatley
Cast: Neil Maskell, Joe Cole, Charles Dance, Sam Riley, Hayley Squires, Doon Mackichan, Sinead Matthews, Asim Chaudhry
Comedy-drama [69]
Keepers Director: Kristoffer Nyholm
Cast: Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan, Olafur Darri Olafsson, Connor Swindells
Lionsgate Psychological thriller
12 Been So Long Director: Tinge Krishnan
Cast: Michaela Coel, Arinzé Kene, George MacKay, Joe Dempsie, Luke Norris, Arsher Ali, Rakie Ayola, Ashley Thomas
Based on Been So Long by Arthur Darvill and Ché Walker
Musical romance [71]
16 They Shall Not Grow Old Director: Peter Jackson Trafalgar Releasing
Based on the events of World War I
Documentary [72]
21 Stan & Ollie Director: Jon S. Baird
Cast: Steve Coogan, John C. Reilly, Shirley Henderson, Nina Arianda, Danny Huston
EOne Entertainment
Based on the lives of Laurel and Hardy
(Co-produced by Canada and the United States)
24 Bohemian Rhapsody Directors: Bryan Singer, Dexter Fletcher
Cast: Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Ben Hardy, Gwilym Lee, Joseph Mazzello, Aidan Gillen, Tom Hollander, Mike Myers
20th Century Fox
Based on the life of Freddie Mercury
(Co-produced by the United States)
Biographical [74]
The Girl in the Spider's Web Director: Fede Álvarez
Cast: Claire Foy, Sverrir Gudnason, LaKeith Stanfield, Sylvia Hoeks, Stephen Merchant, Vicky Krieps
Sony Pictures Releasing
Based on The Girl in the Spider's Web by David Lagercrantz
(Co-produced by Canada, Germany, Sweden, and the United States)
Crime thriller [75]
31 Slaughterhouse Rulez Director: Crispian Mills
Cast: Simon Pegg, Asa Butterfield, Nick Frost, Michael Sheen, Finn Cole, Hermione Corfield
Sony Pictures Releasing Horror comedy [76]
8 Trautmann Director: Marcus H. Rosenmüller
Cast: David Kross, Freya Mavor
SquareOne (Germany)
Based on the life of Bert Trautmann
(Co-produced by Germany)
Biographical [77]
14 Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Directors: David Yates
Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Johnny Depp, Jude Law, Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner, Claudia Kim
Warner Bros. Pictures
Sequel to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
(Co-produced by the United States)
Fantasy drama [78]
15 Mary Queen of Scots Director: Josie Rourke
Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie, David Tennant, Jack Lowden, Martin Compston, Joe Alwyn, Brendan Coyle, Guy Pearce
Universal Pictures
Based on Queen of Scots: The True Life of Mary Stuart by John Guy
(Co-produced by the United States)
Historical drama [79]
25 Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Director: Andy Serkis
Cast: Rohan Chand, Matthew Rhys, Freida Pinto, Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Benedict Cumberbatch, Naomie Harris, Andy Serkis
Based on All the Mowgli Stories by Rudyard Kipling
(Co-produced by the United States)
Fantasy Adventure [80]
21 All Is True Director: Kenneth Branagh
Cast: Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen
Sony Pictures Classics Drama [81]

Other releases[edit]

Title Director Release Date Ref.
Adrift in Soho Pablo Behrens 14 November 2018 [82]
Amá Lorna Tucker 1 June 2018 [83]
American Dharma Errol Morris 5 September 2018 (Venice Film Festival) [84]
Aquarela Viktor Kossakovsky 1 September 2018 (Venice Film Festival) [85]
Await Further Instructions Johnny Kevorkian 22 June 2018 (Cinepocalypse) [86]
Becoming Animal Emma Davie, Peter Mettler 20 March 2018 (CPH:DOX) [87]
Back to Berlin Catherine Lurie 5 May 2018 (Washington Jewish Film Festival) [88]
Being Frank: The Chris Sievey Story Steve Sullivan 13 March 2018 (South by Southwest Film Festival) [89]
Coldplay: A Head Full of Dreams Mat Whitecross 7 November 2018 [90]
Dead in a Week: Or Your Money Back Tom Edmunds 27 June 2018 (Edinburgh International Film Festival) [91]
The Devil's Doorway Aislinn Clarke 25 May 2018 (Seattle International Film Festival) [92]
Doozy Richard Squires 13 October 2018 (London Film Festival) [93]
Evelyn Orlando von Einsiedel 11 October 2018 (London Film Festival) [94]
The Eyes of Orson Welles Mark Cousins 9 May 2018 (Cannes Film Festival) [95]
Featherweight Simon Stolland, Olivia Warren 1 May 2018 [96]
Female Human Animal Josh Appignanesi 19 April 2018 (Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema) [97]
Five Men and Caravaggio Xiaolu Guo 21 May 2018 (Tel Aviv International Documentary Film Festival) [98]
Freedom Fields Naziha Arebi 8 September 2018 (Toronto International Film Festival) [99]
Hurricane (303 Squadron) David Blair 9 August 2018 (Warsaw, Poland) (premiere) [100]
Irene's Ghost Iain Cunningham 13 October 2018 (BFI London Film Festival) [101]
Island of the Hungry Ghosts Gabrielle Brady 19 April 2018 (Visions du Reel Film Festival) [102]
Jellyfish James Gardner 20 April 2018 (Tribeca Film Festival) [103]
Kaiser: The Greatest Footballer Never to Play Football Louis Myles 21 April 2018 [104]
King of Crime Matt Gambell 2 November 2018 [105]
Magic Medicine Monty Wates 1 July 2018 [106]
Maiden Alex Holmes 6 September 2018 (Toronto International Film Festival) [107]
Make Me Up Rachel Maclean 12 October 2018 (London Film Festival) [108]
Make Us Dream Sam Blair 15 November 2018 [109]
Matriarchy Scott Vickers 2 November 2018 [110]
McKellen: Play the Part Joe Stephenson 1 June 2018 [111]
McQueen Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui 22 April 2018 (Tribeca Film Festival) [112]
The More You Ignore Me Keith English 6 July 2018 [113]
Nae Pasaran Felipe Bustos Sierra 4 March 2018 (Glasgow Film Festival) [114]
No Shade Clare Anyiam-Osigwe 5 June 2018 [115]
Nureyev: An Orgy of One (a.k.a. Nureyev) David Morris, Jacqui Morris 25 September 2018 [116]
Obey Jamie Jones 22 April 2018 (Tribeca Film Festival) [117]
Old Boys Toby Macdonald 21 June 2018 (Edinburgh International Film Festival) [118]
One Man's Madness Jeff Baynes 22 May 2018 [119]
Out of Blue Carol Morley 7 September 2018 (Toronto International Film Festival) [120]
Possum Matthew Holness 25 June 2018 (Edinburgh International Film Festival) [121]
Princess Emmy Piet De Rycker 8 November 2018 [122]
The Redeeming Brian Barnes 28 January 2018 (Horror-on-Sea Film Festival) [123]
Rudeboy: The Story of Trojan Records Nicolas Jack Davies 16 November 2018 (Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival) [124]
The School in the Cloud Jerry Rothwell, Ranu Ghosh 20 March 2018 (CPH: Dox) [125]
Shut Up and Play the Piano Philipp Jedicke 18 February 2018 (Berlin International Film Festival) [126]
Sink Mark Gillis 5 October 2018 (premiere) [127]
Solis Carl Strathie 27 June 2018 (Edinburgh International Film Festival) [128]
Sometimes Always Never Carl Hunter 12 October 2018 (London Film Festival) [129]
Songwriter Murray Cummings 23 February 2018 (Berlin International Film Festival) [130]
Spitfire David Fairhead, Ant Palmer 15 July 2018 [131]
Steel Country Simon Fells 24 June 2018 (Edinburgh International Film Festival) [132]
Super November Douglas King 3 March 2018 (Glasgow Film Festival) [133]
Tango One Sacha Bennett 19 March 2018 (UK) [134]
Tea With the Dames Roger Michell 2 May 2018 [135]
Thomas & Friends: Big World! Big Adventures! The Movie David Stoten 7 July 2018 (London) (premiere) [136]
Together Paul Duddridge 12 January 2018 [137]
Under The Wire Christopher Martin 7 September 2018 [138]
Voyageuse May Miles Thomas 1 March 2018 (Glasgow Film Festival) [139]
VS Ed Lilly 19 October 2018 [140]
Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist Lorna Tucker 20 January 2018 (Sundance Film Festival) [141]
Wild Honey Pie Jamie Adams 12 March 2018 (South by Southwest Film Festival) [142]
Women Making Films: A New Road Movie Through Cinema Mark Cousins 1 September 2018 (Venice Film Festival) [143]
The Yukon Assignment Chris Lucas 1 October 2018 [144]

British winners[edit]

Martin McDonagh received multiple awards and nominations for his direction and writing of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
Gary Oldman, received the Best Actor award in all the four awards ceremonies for his performance in Darkest Hour.
Sally Hawkins, received multiple Best Actress nominations for her performance in The Shape of Water.
Daniel Day Lewis received multiple Best Actor nominations for Phantom Thread.
Daniel Kaluuya received multiple Best Actor nominations for Get Out. He also received the EE Rising Star Award.
Dame Judi Dench received multiple nominations for her leading role in Victoria & Abdul.
Leslie Manville received critical acclaim and multiple nominations for her supporting role in Phantom Thread.
Christopher Nolan received multiple nominations for directing Dunkirk.
Roger Deakins received multiple Best Cinematography awards for his work in Blade Runner 2049.
Hugh Welchman(right)'s film Loving Vincent garnered multiple nominations for Best Animated Film.
Simon Farnaby (left-most) earned Best Adapted Screenplay nominations for Paddington 2.
Jonny Greenwood received multiple nominations for Best Original Score in Phantom Thread.
Dafne Keen earned the Best Young Actor/Actress nomination in the Critics' Choice Awards for her breakout role in Logan.

Listed here are the British winners and nominees at the four most prestigious film award ceremonies in the English-speaking world: the Academy Awards, British Academy Film Awards, Golden Globe Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards, that were held during 2018, celebrating the best films of 2017. The British nominations were led by Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Dunkirk, and Darkest Hour, with Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri winning awards in the major categories and Dunkirk going on to win large numbers of technical awards, whilst Gary Oldman won multiple best leading actor awards for his portrayal of Sir Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour. British films did, however, notably lose out to The Shape of Water from USA.

Academy Awards[edit]

The 90th Academy Awards honoring the best films of 2017 were held on March 4, 2018.[145]

British winners:

British nominees:

British Academy Film Awards[edit]

The 71st British Academy Film Awards honoring the best films of 2017 were held on 18 February 2018.[146]

British winners:

British nominees:

Critics' Choice Awards[edit]

The 23rd Critics' Choice Awards was presented on January 11, 2018.[147]

British winners:

British nominees:

Golden Globe Awards[edit]

The 75th Golden Globe Awards was presented on January 7, 2018.[148]

British winners:

British nominees:

Screen Actors Guild Awards[edit]

The 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards was presented on January 21, 2018.[149]

British winners:

  • Gary Oldman (Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role)
  • Darkest Hour (Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role)
  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role, Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role, Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture)

British nominees:

See also[edit]


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