British Independent Film Awards BIFA

Celebrating 20 years of the best British Independent Film

First Winners Announced for BIFA 2017

Red Carpet

The winners of the nine newly created craft award categories were announced this morning:

 

Best Casting

SARAH CROWE for The Death of Stalin

 

Best Cinematography sponsored by Blackmagic Design

ARI WEGNER for Lady Macbeth

 

Best Costume Design

HOLLY WADDINGTON for Lady Macbeth

 

Best Editing

JON GREGORY for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

 

Best Effects

NICK ALLDER and BEN WHITE for The Ritual

 

Best Make Up & Hair Design

NICOLE STAFFORD for The Death of Stalin

 

Best Music sponsored by Universal Music Publishing Group

CARTER BURWELL for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

 

Best Production Design

CRISTINA CASALI for The Death of Stalin

 

Best Sound

ANNA BERTMARK for God’s Own Country

 

The nominees in the BIFA 2017 Craft categories were:

Best Casting

SHAHEEN BAIG Lady Macbeth

SHAHEEN BAIG, LAYLA MERRICK-WOLF God’s Own Country

* SARAH CROWE The Death of Stalin

SARAH HALLEY FINN Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

DEBBIE McWILLIAMS Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

  

Best Cinematography sponsored by Blackmagic Design

BEN DAVIS Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

DAVID GALLEGO I Am Not a Witch

TAT RADCLIFFE Jawbone

THOMAS RIEDELSHEIMER Leaning Into the Wind

* ARI WEGNER Lady Macbeth

  

Best Costume Design

DINAH COLLIN My Cousin Rachel

SUZIE HARMAN The Death of Stalin

SANDY POWELL How to Talk to Girls at Parties

HOLLY REBECCA I Am Not a Witch

* HOLLY WADDINGTON Lady Macbeth

  

Best Editing

JOHNNY BURKE Williams

DAVID CHARAP Jawbone

* JON GREGORY Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

PETER LAMBERT The Death of Stalin

JOE MARTIN Us and Them

  

Best Effects

* NICK ALLDER, BEN WHITE The Ritual

LUKE DODD Journeyman

RONALD GRAUER, BERNARD NEWTON The Death of Stalin

DAN MARTIN Double Date

CHRIS REYNOLDS Their Finest

  

Best Make Up & Hair Design

JULENE PATON I Am Not a Witch

JAN SEWELL, MARK COULIER Breathe

NADIA STACEY Journeyman

* NICOLE STAFFORD The Death of Stalin

SIAN WILSON Lady Macbeth

  

Best Music sponsored by Universal Music Publishing Group

* CARTER BURWELL Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

FRED FRITH Leaning into the Wind

MATT KELLY I Am Not a Witch

PAUL WELLER Jawbone

CHRISTOPHER WILLIS The Death of Stalin

  

Best Production Design

JACQUELINE ABRAHAMS Lady Macbeth

* CRISTINA CASALI The Death of Stalin

JAMES MERIFIELD Final Portrait

NATHAN PARKER I Am Not a Witch

EVE STEWART Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

  

Best Sound

* ANNA BERTMARK God’s Own Country

MAIKEN HANSEN I Am Not a Witch

ANDY SHELLEY, STEVE GRIFFITHS Jawbone

JOAKIM SUNDSTRÖM Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

IAN WILSON, BECKI PONTING Breathe