Three MEDIA films recognised at 2019 BIFA awards

The British Independent Film Awards revealed their winners at last night's ceremony, with three MEDIA-supported titles receiving awards, including: 

  • Judy, Best Actress, Best Make-Up & Hair Design
  • Beats, Best Sound & Best Cinematography 
  • A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon, Best Effects

All three films received Automatic Distribution support. 

Elsewhere, Kate Byers, a producer who attended our European Co-Production Weekender won the Breakthrough Producer Award alongside Linn Waite for their film Bait

And the BFI's CEO Amanda Nevill was recognised with the Special Jury Prize for her stewardship of the organisation, ahead of stepping down in 2020.

See the full list of results on the BIFA website