The EE BAFTA Awards are always an extravagant and glamorous show as the stars tread the red carpet to on the years events that is pencilled in to many people film and TV world diaries. This year was no exception with the some fantastic films, TV, actors and more waiting to see if they had won the prestigious award on the night.

You can be sure that the winners and losers will be ready for the next big awards event, The Oscars, The BAFTA Awards are a sure-fire guess at what will be winning an Oscar, with the likes of The Grand Budapest Hotel (which had the most nominations), Birdman and Boyhood.

We will be watching The Oscars closely and tweeting and posting live during those, so stick with Blazing Minds for that one, but for now, let’s take a look at the winners of this years EE BAFTA Awards.

BEST FILM:

Boyhood
Richard Linklater, Cathleen Sutherland

BEST BRITISH FILM:

The Theory Of Everything
James Marsh, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Lisa Bruce, Anthony McCarten

BEST DIRECTOR:

Richard Linklater
Boyhood

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY:

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Wes Anderson

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY:

The Theory Of Everything
Anthony McCarten

BEST LEAD ACTOR:

Eddie Redmayne
The Theory Of Everything

BEST LEAD ACTRESS:

Julianne Moore
Still Alice

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR:

J.K. Simmons
Whiplash

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS:

Patricia Arquette
Boyhood

BEST EE RISING STAR:

Jack O’Connell

BEST BRITISH DEBUT BY WRITER, DIRECTOR OR PRODUCER:

Stephen Beresford, David Livingstone
Pride

BEST ANIMATED FILM:

The Lego Movie
Phil Lord, Christopher Miller

BEST BRITISH SHORT ANIMATION:

The Bigger Picture

BEST SHORT FILM:

Boogaloo And Graham
Brian J. Falconer, Michael Lennox, Ronan Blaney

BEST DOCUMENTARY:

Citizenfour
Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy, Dirk Wilutzky

BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC:

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Alexandre Desplat

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY:

Birdman
Emmanuel Lubezki

BEST COSTUME DESIGN:

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Milena Canonero

BEST MAKEUP AND HAIR:

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Frances Hannon, Mark Coulier

BEST EDITING:

Whiplash
Tom Cross

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN:

The Grand Budapest Hotel
Adam Stockhausen, Anna Pinnock

BEST SOUND:

Whiplash
Thomas Curley, Ben Wilkins, Craig Mann

BEST SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS:

Interstellar
Paul Franklin, Scott Fisher, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter

BEST FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE:

Ida
Pawel Pawlikowski, Eric Abraham, Piotr Dzieciol, Ewa Puszczynska

2015 FELLOWSHIP:

Mike Leigh

So there you have it folks the EE BAFTA Award winners of 2015, now it will be interesting to see the winners in the upcoming Oscars.

Karen Woodham
Karen Woodham is the founder and owner of the Blazing Minds. She is also a Cinema reviewer, based at the Scala in Prestatyn and also works with RealD 3D reviewing the latest 3D releases, she has also had several articles published in various publications. In 2015 she became an Award Winning Blogger and also has her website listed as one of the UK's Top 10 Film Blogs.
Karen Woodham