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Being Blacker

TV Preview: Being Blacker + Q&A

A preview of BAFTA-winning filmmaker Molly Dineen’s new BBC film telling the story of well-known reggae record shop owner and music producer, Blacker Dread, his extended family, friends and the wider Brixton community. Followed by a Q+A with Molly Dineen and Blacker Dread.
Monday, 22 January 2018 - 6:45pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London

On Directing: Destiny Ekaragha

An afternoon with BAFTA Breakthrough Brit writer/director Destiny Ekharaga including a screening of her first feature film Gone Too Far. This event is part of the Copper Coast International Film Festival organised by the University of Wales Trinity Saint David.
Wednesday, 24 January 2018 - 3:00pm
The Reading Rooms, ALEX Design Exchange Building, Alexandra Road, Swansea, SA1 5DX
Meet the Controllers: Drama
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Meet the Controllers: Drama

The UK’s leading drama controllers share their vision for scripted content.
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 9:00am
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London

Preview: Requiem + Q&A

A preview screening of Requiem - a new psychological thriller from New Pictures for BBC One. Following the screening there will be a Q&A with actress Lydia Wilson (Ripper Street, About Time), writer Kris Mrska (The Slap, Underbelly), and BAFTA Breakthrough Brit director Mahalia Belo (Volume, ELLEN which won the Cymru Award for Film in 2017).
Monday, 29 January 2018 - 7:15pm
Cineworld Cardiff, Mary Ann St, Cardiff CF10 2EN
Yorgos Lanthimos
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David Lean Lecture: Yorgos Lanthimos

BAFTA-nominated director, writer and producer Yorgos Lanthimos (The Killing of a Sacred Deer, The Lobster) will deliver BAFTA’s prestigious film lecture and share insights into his craft.
Friday, 2 February 2018 - 7:15pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London
24 Hours In Police Custordy

TV Preview: 24 Hours in Police Custody + Q&A

A preview of the first episode in the new series of the BAFTA-nominated documentary, with round-the-clock access to Bedfordshire Police’s detective work. Followed by a Q+A with the creative team and gatekeepers.
Monday, 5 February 2018 - 6:45pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London
Shorts 2018


BAFTA and Curzon will be hosting a special premiere of the eight short films nominated in the British Short Film and British Short Animation categories at this year’s BAFTA Film Awards.
Tuesday, 6 February 2018 - 6:20pm
Bloosmbury, Curzon Cinema, The Brunswick London WC1N 1AW

Icarus - Edinburgh Screening

When director Bryan Fogal collaborates with a Russian scientist to dope himself in an attempt to cheat the competitive cycling circuit, he accidentally uncovers a huge state-sponsored doping scandal at the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games.
Thursday, 8 February 2018 - 6:30pm
Edinburgh Cineworld Fountain Park

Screening: Love is Thicker than Water

Opposites attract when Vida, a middle class cellist from London falls in love with Arthur, a working class bike courier from Wales, but their relationship is put to the test when they meet each others families and are forced to confront class and cultural differences. A fresh look at how conflicting family ties challenge love in a modern day Romeo & Juliet. Set and shot in Wales.
Wednesday, 14 February 2018 - 6:00pm
Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff

Carbon Literacy training

A day of training covering an introduction to the science of climate change, as well as exploring the impact of production and the steps that can be taken to ensure content production is sustainable.

Monday 19 February, 10:00 - 17:00
Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff
Event: EE British Academy Film AwardsDate: Sun 14 February 2016Venue: Royal Opera HouseHost: Stephen Fry-Area: RED CARPET ARRIVALS

Sarah Lee: Leica LA Exhibition

Delving behind the scenes of the last 4 BAFTA Film Awards – a special exhibition of photography by London-based photographer, Sarah Lee. An official BAFTA photographer since 2015, Lee’s commissions have allowed her extraordinary access to every facet of the Awards event.
Friday 23 February - Monday 2 April
Leica LA Gallery, 8783 Beverly Blvd, West Hollywood

BAFTA Kids TV Preview: Katy

New CBBC 3-part drama adapted from Jacqueline Wilson’s novel about an adventurous young girl who experiences a life changing incident. Followed by Q&A with cast and crew.
Saturday, 24 February 2018 - 2:00pm
Princess Anne Theatre, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London