(Text) British Academy Film Awards announce nominees

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts have announced the nominees for this year’s ceremony honouring film. The writing nominations are:

Adapted Screenplay

The big Short, by Adam McKay and Charles Randolph (based on The big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis)

Brooklyn, by Nick Hornby (based on Brooklyn by Colm Tóibín)

Carol, by Phyllis Nagy (based on The Price of Salt by Patricia Highsmith)

Room, by Emma Donoghue (based on Room by Emma Donoghue)

Steve Jobs, by Aaron Sorkin (based on Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson)

Original screenplay

Bridge of Spies, by Matt CharmanJoel Coen and Ethan Coen

Ex Machina, by Alex Garland

The Hateful Eight, by Quentin Tarantino

Inside Out, by Pete DocterMeg LeFauve and Josh Cooley

Spotlight, by Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer

Outstanding début by a British writer

Alex Garland for Ex Machina

Debbie Tucker Green for Second Coming

Naji Abu Nowar for Theeb

Stephen Fingleton for The Survivalist

Published by Alexander Sigsworth

Writing about Herobrine in The Characters That Define Us at Normal Happenings. Profile photo chosen for Gamers Blog Party: Summer 2019 at Later Levels. Known as the Purple Prose Mage at the Well-Red Mage.

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