2010 Awards Shortlists

Best Film Award shortlist
Celebrating the most original, intelligent and distinctive filmmaking in the Festival.
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Sutherland Award shortlist
The Sutherland Award is presented to the most original and imaginative first feature screening in the Festival.

Best British Newcomer Award shortlist
Honouring new and emerging British film talent and recognising the achievements of a new writer, producer, director, actor or actress.
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Grierson Award shortlist
A partnership between the Grierson Trust and the Festival, this award recognises outstanding feature-length documentaries of integrity, originality, technical excellence or cultural significance.





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Festival News

29 Oct 2010
The Festival draws to a close with the European premiere of 127 Hours.
28 Oct 2010
Danny Boyle receives his BFI Fellowship, while Martin Scorsese pays tribute to the work of the BFI National Archive.
28 Oct 2010
Meet the co-director of The Peddler
27 Oct 2010
Alexei Popogrebsky wins Best Film, plus two awards for Clio Barnard.

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