British Independent Film Awards BIFA

Celebrating 20 years of the best British Independent Film



Achievement in Production

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Best Actor

Best Actress

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Best British 15 Second Short

Best British Documentary

Best British Independent Film

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Best British Short Film

Best Technical Achievement

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The Raindance Award

Most Promising Newcomer

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Best Director

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Best Foreign Independent

Best Screenplay

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Best Supporting Actor / Actress

Douglas Hickox