THE FAVOURITE WINS SEVEN BAFTA’S February 11, 2019

THE FAVOURITE

Yorgos Lanthimos’ ‘The Favourite’ took home seven awards at this year’s British Academy of Film and Television Arts Awards (BAFTA’s).

The Favourite was named Best British Film, with Olivia Colman named Best Actress, Rachel Weisz winning the Best Supporting Actress category, and Tony McNamara and Deborah Davis taking home the award for Best Screenplay.

Nominated in 12 categories, the film also took top honours for Best Costume Design (Sandy Powel), Best Make-Up & Hair (Nadia Stacey), Best Production Design (Alice Felton and Fiona Crombie).

Screen Scene and Ardmore Sound were proud to part of the films sound team, with Screen Scene providing all the film’s VFX.

Dialogue Editor  - Michelle Fingleton

Dialogue Premix – Ken Galvin

Foley Recording Mixer – Jean McGrath

Foley Artist – Caoimhe Doyle

VFX Supervisor – Ed Bruce

VFX Producer – Eric Kohler

The third collaboration between Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos and Irish company Element Pictures, The Favorite’ recently received ten nominations for this years Academy Awards, including Best Picture; with  Lanthimos deservedly up for Best Director, the incredible Olivia Colman the front runner for Best Actress, and co-stars Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz both in the running for Best Supporting Actress.

Congratulations to all involved in the films thoroughly warranted success!