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Here Are The Nominations For The BAFTA Film Awards 2016

Bridge of Spies and Carol are leading the nominations, but Star Wars: The Force Awakens has missed out in the major categories and Spectre received no nominations at all.

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Bridge of Spies and Carol are leading the nominations at the BAFTA Film Awards this year.


Eddie Redmayne will be hoping to win his second BAFTA in a row after being nominated for The Danish Girl, while Cate Blanchett is nominated for Best Actress for Carol, and Mark Rylance for Supporting Actor for Bridge of Spies.

Mad Max: Fury Road and Star Wars: The Force Awakens did not receive any major nominations, but have got nominations for categories such as Production Design and Special Visual Effects. John Boyega, however, is nominated for the EE Rising Star Award.

And there are no nominations for Spectre at all.


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Spotlight - Tom McCarthy, Josh Singer
Ex Machina - Alex Garland
Inside Out - Josh Cooley, Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve
The Hateful Eight - Quentin Tarantino
Bridge of Spies - Matthew Charman, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen

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