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British Independent Film Awards 2015 - Full Winners List!

British Independent Film Awards 2015 - Full Winners List!

The winners have officially been revealed after wrapping up the 2015 Moët British Independent Film Awards!

Tom Hardy, Saoirse Ronan, and many more brought home the gold during the star-studded ceremony. Another big prize, the Most Promising Newcomer award, was presented to Abigail Hardingham for her breakthrough performance in Nina Forever.

Congrats to all the winners!

Click inside for the full list of winners for the BIFAs…

Best British Independent Film
45 Years, Tristan Goligher, Andrew Haigh Amy, James Gay-Rees, Asif Kapadia
Ex Machina, Andrew Macdonald, Allon Reich, Alex Garland – WINNER
The Lobster, Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Lee Magiday, Efthymis Filippou, Yorgos Lanthimos
Macbeth, Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Laura Hastings-Smith, Todd Louiso, Jacob Koskoff, Michael Lesslie, Justin Kurzel

Best Director
45 Years, Andrew Haigh
Amy, Asif Kapadia
Ex Machina, Alex Garland – WINNER
The Lobster, Yorgos Lanthimos
Macbeth, Justin Kurzel

Best Actress
Marion Cotillard, Macbeth
Carey Mulligan, Suffragette
Charlotte Rampling, 45 Years
Saorise Ronan, Brooklyn – WINNER
Alicia Vikander, The Danish Girl

Best Supporting Actress
Helen Bonham Carter, Suffragette
Olivia Colman, The Lobster – WINNER
Anne-Marie Duff, Suffragette
Sienna Miller, High-Rise
Julie Walters, Brooklyn

Most Promising Newcomer
Agyness Deyn, Sunset Song
Mia Goth, The Survivalist
Abigail Hardingham, Nina Forever – WINNER
Milo Parker, Mr Holmes
Bel Powley, A Royal Night Out

The Douglas Hickox Award (Best Debut Director)
The Hallow, Corin Hardy
Kajaki: The True Story, Paul Katis
Nina Forever, Chris & Ben Blaine
Slow West, John Maclean
The Survivalist, Stephen Fingleton – WINNER

The Discovery Award
AAAAAAAAH!, Andrew Starke, Steve Oram
Burn Burn Burn, Daniel-Konrad Cooper, Tim Phillips, Charlie Covell, Chanya Button
Orion: The Man Who Would Be King, Jeanie Finlay – WINNER
The Return, Oliver Nias
Winter, Tilly Wood, Paula Crickard, Heidi Greensmith

Best Screenplay
45 Years, Andrew Haigh
Brooklyn, Nick Hornby
Ex Machina, Alex Garland – WINNER
High-Rise, Amy Jump
The Lobster, Yorgos Lanthimos, Efthymis Filippou

Best Actor
Tom Courtenay, 45 Years
Colin Farrell, The Lobster
Michael Fassbender, Macbeth
Tom Hardy, Legend – WINNER
Tom Hiddleston, High-Rise

Best Supporting Actor
Luke Evans, High-Rise
Brendan Gleeson, Suffragette – WINNER
Domhnall Gleeson, Brooklyn
Sean Harris, Macbeth
Ben Whishaw, The Lobster

Best Documentary
Amy, James Gay-Rees, Asif Kapadia
Dark Horse: The Incredible True Story of Dream Alliance, Judith Dawson, Louise Osmond – WINNER
How to Change the World, Bous De Jong, Al Morrow, Jerry Rothwell
Palio, James Gay-Rees, John Hunt, Cosima Spender
A Syrian Love Story, Elhum Shakerifar, Sean McAllister

Producer of the Year
Tristian Goligher, 45 Years
James Gay-Rees, Amy
Paul Katis, Andrew de Lotbiniere, Kajaki: The True Story – WINNER
Ceci Dempsey, Ed Guiney, Yorgos Lanthimos, Lee Magiday, The Lobster
David A. Hughes, David Moores, The Violators

Outstanding Achievement in Craft
Adam Arkapaw, Cinematography – Macbeth
Mark Digby, Production Design – Ex Machina
Chris King, Editing – Amy
Fiona Weir, Casting – Brooklyn
Andrew Whitehurst, Visual Effects – Ex Machina – WINNER

Best British Short Film
Balcony, Tom Kimberly, Ali Mansuri, Toby Fell-Holden
Crack, Joseph Taussig, Peter King
Edmond, Emilie Jouffroy, Nina Gantz – WINNER
Love Is Blind, Lizzie Brown, Dan Hodgson
Manoman, Kamilla Kristiane Hodøl, Simon Cartwright

Best International Independent Film
Carol, Elizabeth Karlsen, Stephen Woolley, Christine Vachon, Phyllis Nagy, Todd Haynes
Force Majeure, Erik Hemmendorff, Marie Kjellson, Philippe Bober, Ruben Östlund
Girlhood, Bénédicte Couvreur, Céline Sciamma
Room, Ed Guiney, David Gross, Emma Donoghue, Lenny Abrahamson – WINNER
Son of Saul, Gábor Sipos, Gábor Rajna, Cara Royer, László Nemes

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