Trumpian Politics Take Center Stage Across Speeches — BAFTA Awards

Trumpian Politics Take Center Stage Across Speeches — BAFTA Awards

John Gilbert has won a BAFTA for his work on Hacksaw Ridge.

Musical La La Land has been named best film at the 70th British Academy Film Awards (Baftas) in London.

It's February and that can only mean one thing - it's awards season.

She also thanked the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) for bringing the industry together to "celebrate the positive gift of creativity, how it can transcend borders and make people feel a little less alone", variety.com reported. "It's huge, I never expected to win, with La La Land dominating the awards talk". This is one of the awards that you will not see on eBay, I promise you. eBay has all the others, but not this one. He was the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honour without firing a shot.

Ava DuVernay's film, exploring race in the USA criminal justice system, 13th, won the award for Documentary.

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"The most unvulnerable and poorest are treated by the government with a callous brutality that is disgraceful", he said.

A throwback to Hollywood's Golden Age, "La La Land" took home seven Golden Globes in January and has been nominated for 14 Oscars.

Casey Affleck won best actor for Manchester by the Sea.

Fry made a reference to Donald Trump, who recently described actress Meryl Streep as "over-rated". Stephen Fry is set as main host of the event for the 12th time. "If there's something you've got to say, then say it".

Leading actress Emma Stone, who plays an aspiring actress in "La La Land", took on a political tone in her acceptance speech. "I think people need to speak their minds now more than ever".

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton will be top guests attending BAFTA Awards 2017.

And while the luscious La La Land was the favourite, academy voters could choose to reward less escapist fare. Director Ken Loach's gritty I, Daniel Blake, a stinging critique of Britain's welfare system, was up for five awards.

Manchester By The Sea director Kenneth Lonergan also spoke about Trump after he won the gong for Original Screenplay, speaking about his teenage daughter's sadness following the results of the USA election a year ago.

Leading actor went to Casey Affleck for Manchester By The Sea, which also won original screenplay for its writer and director Kenneth Lonergan.

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