British Independent Film Awards BIFA

Celebrating 20 years of the best British Independent Film

Welcome To BIFA

The British Independent Film Awards highlight and reward the best, most innovative and creative independent filmmaking and filmmakers in the UK. We identify and encourage emerging talent, support and celebrate the independent film community and promote British film and talent to the public.

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Winners Announced!

Meet the Host

Mark Gatiss answers BIFA's annual host questionnaire

Nominations 2017

Announced 1 November

Gold Rush: Box Office Analysis

British Newcomers

New voices are essential to filmmaking

Panel video: God's Own Country

BIFA 2017: Discoveries

Discover the nominees of our Discovery Award