2019 BIFA Nominations
As the 2019/20 awards season kicks off, nominations have been revealed this week for the 2019 British Independent Film Awards (BIFAs). Huge congratulations go to all our brilliant acting and casting director clients who have received nominations!
TILDA SWINTON and HUGH LAURIE have both received acting nominations (for Best Supporting Actress / Best Supporting Actor respectively) for their roles in the upcoming The Personal History of David Copperfield. The film itself leads the pack with a whopping eleven award nominations in total, which include Best British Independent Film and Best Screenplay, as well as Best Editing, Cinematography, Production Design, Costume Design and Make-up & Hair.
HONOR SWINTON BYRNE has been nominated for the Most Promising Newcomer award, for her fantastic leading role in Joanna Hogg's The Souvenir, which has itself received a further seven nominations including Best Director and Best British Independent Film.
We're also thrilled for our wonderful Casting Director client KAHLEEN CRAWFORD who has received two nominations for Best Casting, for the films Wild Rose and Only You. Wild Rose also received an amazing ten nominations including Best British Independent Film, and also stars our SOPHIE OKOENDO; Only You includes a stunning performance from our LAIA COSTA in a leading role, with the film receiving a total of four nominations.
Winners will be announced at the 22nd British Independent Film Awards ceremony on Sunday 1 December. Huge congrats once again to all of our nominated clients - we're super proud!