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British Academy Cymru Awards Winners in 2015


Sunday 27 September
St David’s Hall, Cardiff

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SIÂN PHILLIPS AWARD

Euros Lyn

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OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION TO TELEVISION AWARD

Menna Richards 

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GWYN ALF WILLIAMS AWARD 

Adam Price a Streic y Glowyr

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BREAKTHROUGH AWARD 

  • Christian Britten  Fog of Sex: Stories from the Frontline of Student Sex Work – Visual Influence
  • Clare Sturges – Sexwork, Love and Mr Right
  • Owen Davis – Gohebwyr: Owen Davis – Cwmni Da / S4C

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FEATURE / TELEVISION FEATURE

  • A Poet in New York - BBC Cymru Wales/Modern Television / BBC Two  Production Team  
  • Jack to a King: The Swansea Story - YJB Films Ltd –  Production Team 
  • Set Fire to the Stars - Mad as Birds Films/YJB Films/ Ffilm Cymru – Production Team

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TELEVISION DRAMA

Under Milk Wood – BBC Cymru Wales / BBC Four – Production Team
Y Gwyll / Hinterland – Fiction Factory / S4C – Production Team
Y Streic a Fi - Alfresco - a division of Boom Cymru / S4C – Production Team

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ACTRESS

Jenna Coleman – Clara Oswald in Doctor Who: Kill the Moon – BBC Wales / BBC One
Mali Harries – DI Mared Rhys in Y Gwyll/Hinterland – Fiction Factory / S4C
Rhian Morgan – Gwen Lloyd in Gwaith/Cartref – Fiction Factory / S4C

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ACTOR 

  • Richard Harrington – DCI Tom Mathias in Y Gwyll/Hinterland – Fiction Factory / S4C
  • Peter Capaldi – The Doctor in Doctor Who: Dark Water – BBC Wales / BBC One
  • Rhys Ifans – Captain Cat in Dan y Wenallt – fFattiFilms / S4C / Tinopolis / Goldfinch Pictures / Ffilm Cymru Wales 

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PRESENTER 

  • Owen Sheers – Dylan Thomas: A Poet's Guide - Bulb Films, a division of Boom Cymru / BBC Two Wales
  • Michael Sheen – Michael Sheen: A Valleys Rebellion – Cwmni Da / BBC Two Wales
  • Rhod Gilbert – RAF Fighter Pilot: Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience - Zipline Creative / Parasol Media / BBC Two

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CHILDREN’S PROGRAMME (INC. ANIMATION) 

  • #Fi – Boom Plant / S4C – Eleri Tinnuche
  • Llan-ar-goll-en – Cwmni Da/Cynyrchiadau Twt / S4C – Production Team
  • Wizards vs Aliens – BBC Cymru Wales / CBBC – Production Team

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COSTUME DESIGN 

  • Sian Jenkins – Cara Fi – Touchpaper Television / S4C
  • Trisha Biggar – Da Vinci’s Demons - Adjacent Productions/Phantom Four Films / FOX
  • Francisco Rodriguez Weil – Set Fire to the Stars – Mad as Birds Films/YJB Films/ Ffilm Cymru

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CURRENT AFFAIRS

  • Week in Week Out: Cardiff to Syria - BBC Cymru Wales / BBC One – Production Team
  • Y Byd ar Bedwar:  Y Felan a Fi - ITV Cymru / S4C – Production Team
  •  Ysbyty Dan Bwysau - BBC Cymru Wales / S4C – Production Team

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DIRECTOR: FACTUAL 

  • Marc Evans – Jack to a King: The Swansea Story – YJB Fims Ltd
  • Caryl Ebenezer – Malcolm Allen: Cyfle Arall – Rondo Media / S4C
  • Steve Freer – Visions of the Valleys – BBC Cymru Wales / BBC Four 

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DIRECTOR: FICTION 

  • Kevin Allen – Dan y Wenallt –  fFattiFilms/ S4C/ Tinopolis /Goldfinch Pictures /Ffilm Cymru Wales
  • Pip Broughton & Bethan Jones – Under Milk Wood – BBC Cymru Wales / BBC Four
  • Ashley Way  Y Streic a Fi - Alfresco - a division of Boom Cymru / S4C

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EDITING 

  • John Richards – Da Vinci’s Demons - Adjacent Productions/Phantom Four Films / FOX
  • Will Oswald – Doctor Who: Dark Water – BBC Wales / BBC One
  • John Richards – Jack to a King: The Swansea Story – YJB Films Ltd

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ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMME

  • BBC Young Musician 2014 - The Final – BBC Cymru Wales / BBC Four – Production Team
  • Dim Byd – Cwmni Da / S4C  Production Team
  • Karl Jenkins - Pencerdd Penclawdd – Rondo Media / S4C – Production Team

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FACTUAL SERIES 

  • Adam Price a Streic y Glowyr – Tinopolis / S4C  Production Team
  • Great Welsh Writers: Dannie Abse - Bulb / BBC Two Wales – Ian Michael Jones
  • RAF Fighter Pilot:  Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience - Zipline Creative / Parasol Media / BBC Two – Production Team

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MAKE UP AND HAIR 

  • Juliet Ireland – Caryl a’r Lleill - Alfresco - a division of Boom Cymru / S4C
  • Jaqueline Fowler – Da Vinci's Demons - Adjacent Productions, Phantom Four Films / FOX
  • Andrea Dowdall-Goddard – Set Fire to the Stars – Mad as Birds Films/YJB Films/ Ffilm Cymru

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NEWS COVERAGE

  • Wales at Six (13/5/2014) – ITV Cymru Wales / ITV – Production Team
  • Wales at Six (20/1/2015) – ITV Cymru Wales / ITV –  Production Team
  •  Newyddion 9 - Ymosodiad Paris – BBC Cymru Wales / S4C –  Production Team

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ORIGINAL MUSIC

Cara Fi - Touchpaper Television / S4C – Richard James 
Dan y Wenallt -  fFattiFilms /S4C /Tinopolis/Goldfinch Pictures/ Ffilm Cymru Wales – Mark Thomas ​
Set Fire to the Stars - Mad as Birds Films/YJB Films/ Ffilm Cymru – Gruff Rhys 

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PHOTOGRAPHY: FACTUAL 

  • Fisherman: Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience - Zipline Creative / Parasol Media / BBC Two – Nathan Mackintosh
  • Fog of Sex: Stories from the frontline of student sex work – Visual Influence – Keefa Chan 
  • Karl Jenkins: Pencerdd Penclawdd – Rondo Media / S4C – Haydn Denman

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PHOTOGRAPHY AND LIGHTING

  • Da Vinci’s Demons - Adjacent Productions, Phantom Four Films / FOX – Owen McPolin 
  • Set Fire to the Stars – Mad as Birds Films/YJB Films/ Ffilm Cymru – Chris Seagar
  • TIR – Joio / S4C – Stuart Biddlecombe

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PRODUCTION DESIGN

  • Phil Williams – Crimewatch – BBC Cymru Wales / BBC One
  • Edward Thomas – Da Vinci’s Demons - Adjacent Productions, Phantom Four Films / FOX
  • Edward Thomas  Set Fire to the Stars – Mad as Birds Films/YJB Films/ Ffilm Cymru

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SHORT FORM AND ANIMATION 

  • Dancing in Circles – Production Team
  • The Homing Bird – It’s My Shout Productions – Production Team
  • The Hunchback in the Park - BBC Cymru Wales Online & Learning / Aardman / BBC NOW – Production Team

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SINGLE DOCUMENTARY

Jamie Baulch - Looking for my Birth MumAvanti Media / BBC One – Production Team
Malcolm Allen: Cyfle Arall – Rondo Media / S4C – Production Team
Michael Sheen's Valleys Rebellion – Cwmni Da / BBC Two Wales – Production Team

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SOUND 

  • Jack to a King: The Swansea Story – YJB Films Ltd – Bang Post Production  
  • Under Milk Wood – BBC Cymru Wales / BBC Four – Mark Ferda
  • Y Gwyll / Hinterland – Fiction Factory / S4C – Production Team

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SPECIAL AND VISUAL EFFECTS 

  • A Poet in New York - BBC Cymru Wales/Modern Television / BBC Two – Production Team
  • Da Vinci’s Demons - Adjacent Productions, Phantom Four Films / FOX – Production Team
  • Doctor Who: Last Christmas – BBC Wales / BBC One – Production Team

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SPORT AND LIVE OB

  • Clwb Rygbi: Scarlets v Ospreys - BBC Wales Sport / S4C – Production Team
  • Welsh Sports Review 2014 - BBC Wales Sport / BBC Two Wales – Production Team
  • Y Sioe – Boom Cymru / S4C – Production Team

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TITLES AND GRAPHIC IDENTITY

  • Doctor Who: Deep Breath – BBC Wales / BBC One – Production Team
  • Jack to a King: The Swansea Story – YJB Films Ltd – Bait Studio
  • Y Gwyll/Hinterland – Fiction Factory / S4C – Production Team

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WRITER 

  • Set Fire to the Stars – Mad as Birds Films /YJB Films/ Ffilm Cymru – Andy Goddard and Celyn Jones
  • TIR – Joio / S4C  Roger Williams
  • Y Streic a Fi – Alfresco: A Division of Boom Cymru / S4C – Gwyneth Lewis

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26 August 2015

Nominations are correct at the time of going to print.
BAFTA reserves the right to make changes to the names listed at any time up until 27 September 2015