BAFTA 2013: 'Argo' bags Best Film

Last Updated: Mon, Feb 11, 2013 13:52 hrs
BAFTA 2013: 'Argo' bags Best Film

Actor-filmmaker Ben Affleck and his latest flick 'Argo' shined at the 66th British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards here as he grabbed the the 'Best Director' and 'Best Film' awards on Sunday night.

"I feel like there must be some mistake," Affleck told CNN.

"It´s really thrilling. I mean I´ve never been to the BAFTAs before, I´ve never been nominated before, never even been invited before, nothing. So I feel like I am sneaking in under the gate. I´m just thrilled," he said.

Actor Daniel Day-Lewis clinched the ´Leading Actor´ award for his performance in the film "Lincoln".

Emmanuelle Riva won the ´Leading Actress´ award for her performance in the film ´Amour´.

List of winners is as follows:

Best film: Argo

Outstanding British Film: Skyfall

Leading Actor: Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln

Leading Actress: Emmanuelle Riva, Amour

Supporting Actor: Christoph Waltz, Django Unchained

Supporting Actress: Anne Hathaway, Les Miserables

Director: Ben Affleck, Argo

Original Screenplay: Django Unchained, Quentin Tarantino

Adapted Screenplay: Silver Linings Playbook, David O. Russell

Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer: Bart Layton (director) and Dmitri Doganis (producer), The Imposter

Animated Film: Brave

Documentary: Searching for Sugarman

Film Not in the English Language: Amour

Cinematography: Life of Pi

Costume Design: Anna Karenina

Editing: Argo

Make Up and Hair: Les Miserables

Original Music: Skyfall

Production Design: Les Miserables

Sound: Les Miserables

Special Visual Effects: Life of Pi

Short Animation: The Making of Longbird

Short Film: Swimmer

Rising Star (public vote): Juno Temple

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