The top film is La La Land, with a grand total of 11 nominations, followed by Arrival and Nocturnal Animals scoring nine nominations each. The BAFTAs have a large set of categories similar to the Oscars, and they always feature some very unique picks among the nominees. This year's Best Film line-up: Arrival, I, Daniel Blake, La La Land, Manchester by the Sea and Moonlight. Five great films.
Here's the complete list of nominations for this year's 70th Annual BAFTAs (via BAFTA.org):
BEST FILM Arrival I, Daniel Blake La La Land Manchester by the Sea Moonlight
OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM American Honey Denial Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them I, Daniel Blake Notes on Blindness Under the Shadow
OUTSTANDING DEBUT BY A BRITISH WRITER, DIRECTOR OR PRODUCER The Girl With All the Gifts - Mike Carey (Writer) & Camille Gatin (Producer) The Hard Stop - George Amponsah (Writer/Director/Producer) & Dionne Walker (Writer/Producer) Notes on Blindness - Peter Middleton (Writer/Director/Producer), James Spinney (Writer/Director), Jo-Jo Ellison (Producer) The Pass - John Donnelly (Writer) & Ben A.Read more at FirstShowing