The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) today announced the full timetable for the EE British Academy Film Awards in 2014.
Ceremony to take place on Sunday 16 February
Nominations announced on Wednesday 8 January
London, 11 June 2013: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) today announced the full timetable for the EE British Academy Film Awards in 2014.
Nominations will be announced on Wednesday 8 January and, as previously announced, the ceremony will take place on Sunday 16 February at the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden and will be broadcast by the BBC.
To be eligible, a film must be released theatrically in the UK between 1 January and 31 December 2013. Films released between 1 January and 14 February 2014 may be ‘qualified’ by being screened for members no later than 19 December 2013.
The key dates are as follows:
Wednesday 13 November - Entry deadline
Wednesday 11 December - Round One Voting opens
Thursday 19 December - Screening deadline for ‘qualified’ films
Friday 3 January - Round One Voting closes
Wednesday 8 January - Nominations Announcement; Round Two Voting opens
Wednesday 12 February - Round Two Voting closes
Friday 14 February - All entered films to open for general release by this date
Saturday 15 February - Nominees’ Party
Sunday 16 February - EE British Academy Film Awards
For up to date rules and information about entering a film go to http
For further information, please contact Vicky Grayson at Freud Communications:
T +44 20 3003 6327
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts is an independent charity that supports, develops and promotes the art forms of the moving image by identifying and rewarding excellence, inspiring practitioners and benefiting the public. In addition to its Awards ceremonies, BAFTA has a year-round Learning & Events programme that offers unique access to some of the world’s most inspiring talent through workshops, masterclasses, lectures and mentoring schemes, connecting with audiences of all ages and backgrounds across the UK, Los Angeles and New York. BAFTA relies on income from membership subscriptions, individual donations, trusts, foundations and corporate partnerships to support its ongoing outreach work. For further information, visit www.bafta.org or www.bafta.org/guru.