1999 British Academy of Film and Television Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff

The 1999 BAFTA Awards, the British equivalent of our Oscar and Emmy awards (combined into one ceremony), were presented April 11, 1999 in London. These are the film awards.

FilmShakespeare in Love
British Film of the YearElizabeth
ActorRoberto Benigni, Life Is Beautiful
ActressCate Blanchett, Elizabeth
Supporting ActorGeoffrey Rush, Shakespeare in Love
Supporting ActressJudi Dench, >
DirectionPeter Weir, The Truman Show
Original ScreenplayAndrew Niccol, The Truman Show
Adapted ScreenplayElaine May, Primary Colors
Foreign FilmCentral Station
CinematographyRemi Adefarasin, Elizabeth
Animated Short FilmAida Zyablikova, Renat Zinnurov, Ashley Potter, Dave Antrobus, Claire Jennings, Mic Graves, Joanna Quinn, Les Mills, The Canterbury Tales
Short FilmHannah Lewis, Morag McKinnon, Colin McLaren, Home
Production DesignDennis Gassner, The Truman Show
Costume DesignSandy Powell, The Velvet Goldmine
EditingDavid Gamble, Shakespeare in Love
SoundGary Rydstrom, Ronald Judkins, Gary Summers, Andy Nelson, Richard Hymns, Saving Private Ryan
Make-Up/HairJenny Shircore, Elizabeth
Film MusicDavid Hirschfelder, Elizabeth
Special EffectsStefen Fangmeier, Roger Guyett, Neil Corbould, Saving Private Ryan
Audience Award for Most Popular FilmLock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels
Michael Balcolm Award for Outstanding Contribution to CinemaMichael Kuhn
Academy FellowshipElizabeth Taylor

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