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About BAFTA Los Angeles

Promoting Excellence: Awards, Screenings and Celebrations

Each year, we celebrate and reward excellence through our major Hollywood events including the Britannia Awards, the Awards Season Tea Party, and the Television Tea Party. 

We present a comprehensive year-round screenings program. The eclectic selection of titles includes contemporary films screened for consideration for the EE British Academy Film Awards, celebratory screenings of classic and award-winning films, and special US presentations of the latest British films making a splash in the UK.

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Behind Closed Doors with Stephen Merchant

Developing Talent: Events & Initiatives

BAFTA Los Angeles hosts a year-round series of programming that develops deeper understanding of our industry and craft. We host seminars and panel discussions, bring film and filmmakers to inner city groups and provide scholarships for student filmmakers. We nurture and support emerging practitioners, encourage continued studies of the arts, and provide insights into new advances in technologies.

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Brits to Watch - Amma Asante's BELLE

Our Membership

Our membership is the backbone of our organization. Comprised of professionals from all disciplines of the industry, together we work to deliver our mission here in the US. Our members serve as mentors to those wishing to enter the industry, share their talents and ideas with their peers to enhance understanding, and celebrate excellence by voting in our annual awards. BAFTA Los Angeles provides our Members with a wide variety of activities including an extensive screenings program, Q&A sessions with the leading filmmakers, and networking and educational opportunities.

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