Bafta Los Angeles

About BAFTA Los Angeles

BAFTA Los Angeles TV Tea Party 2012
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Find out more about our range of activities including our renowned community outreach programs, major industry events and our annual awards.

BAFTA Los Angeles was established in California in 1987 and serves as a bridge between the Hollywood and British production and entertainment business communities.

Comprised of Members from all disciplines of the industry, BAFTA Los Angeles supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image, by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public.

BAFTA Los Angeles hosts seminars and panel discussions, brings film and filmmakers to inner city groups, provides scholarships for student filmmakers, and preserves archival interviews with prominent UK artists and technicians for the education of future generations. We nurture and support emerging filmmakers, encourage continued studies of the arts, and provide insights into new advances in technologies.

Identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public....

We provide Members with a wide variety of activities including an extensive screenings program, Q&A sessions with the leading filmmakers, and networking and educational opportunities.

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 invite you to learn more about our work in California.

BAFTA Los Angeles is a registered 501(c)3 Non-Profit Corporation. If you would like to make a personal donation to our organization that will directly help us present programs such as this, we invite you to donate.

We thank the generosity of our Members and Friends for their support throughout the year.

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BAFTA Los Angeles is a Not-For-Profit 501(c)3 Public Benefit Corporation.

Scholarship Program

Published on Monday 15 September 2014

Scholars Ronan Macrory and Jules Nurrish

Discover more about the BAFTA Scholarship Programme in Los Angeles and our current Scholarship recipients.

Newcomers Program

Published on Thursday 09 January 2014

British New Wave at Topshop Los Angeles

BAFTA Los Angeles Newcomers Program is aimed at UK industry professionals and students who work in or study film, television or games and have recently moved to Los Angeles.

Awards, Screenings and Celebrations

Published on Thursday 14 April 2011

Marion Cotillard on the red carpet at the Britannia Awards

BAFTA Los Angeles presents a year-round calendar of screenings and events, including our prestigious Britannia Awards and Tea Parties.

Learning & Events

Published on Wednesday 23 March 2011

Shooting Documentary Interviews

Our Los Angeles Learning and Events program serves to educate and inform with a year-round program of professional development and exploration of current industry trends.

Community Outreach and Education

Published on Wednesday 09 March 2011

BAFTA Los Angeles Inner City Cinema Screening: How To Train Your Dragon

Using the arts to empower, motivate and inspire, our Community Education and Outreach Programs bring the film and television industry to underserved inner-city areas and at-risk youth in Los Angeles.

Heritage Archive

Published on Tuesday 03 August 2010

Heritage Archive Interview : Kevin Brownlow

Our Heritage Archive is creating a living history of remarkable individuals in the film and television industries.


Published on Friday 30 July 2010

The 2009 Britannia Awards in Los Angeles.

Find out more about our current sponsors and the range of partnership opportunities at BAFTA in Los Angeles.


Published on Friday 30 July 2010

BAFTA LA committee image

Find out more about BAFTA Los Angeles' various Committees and their invaluable work across all of our activities.

The Board and Staff

Published on Friday 30 July 2010

Nigel Daly

Meet our BAFTA Los Angeles Board of Directors and Members of Staff.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Published on Friday 30 July 2010

Tony Scott and Ridley Scott accept the Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Filmed Entertainment for their company Scott Free Productions.

BAFTA Los Angeles offers a range of exciting partner and sponsor opportunities.