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BAFTA Awards 2016: ‘The Revenant’ bags top honours


London: Director Alejandro Gonzã¡lez Iã±ã¡rritu’s “The Revenant” dominated the current year’s 69th yearly British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards by winning four honours, while British movie producer of Indian origin Asif Kapadia’s “Amy” was named the Best Documentary at the celebration here on Sunday.

Leonardo DiCaprio won the Best Actor trophy for “The Revenant”, which was likewise praised with the Best Film Award, Best Director Award, Best Cinematography and Best Sound.

The recompenses affair, held here at the Royal Opera House, was facilitated by Stephen Fry, and saw the vicinity of the’s who of the worldwide film industry.

Kapadia’s “Amy”, a narrative on the life of singer Amy Winehouse who passed on in 2011 at a youthful age of 27, won a honor, and the chief said that through his film, he had needed to appear “how intelligent and how witty she was before it all went out of control”.

The occasion saw Brie Larson being honoured with the Best Leading Actress recompense for her part in the Canadian-Irish dramatization “Room”, while “Mad Max: Fury Road” took four honors, including Best Make-up and Hair, Best Editing, Best Costumes and Best Production Design.

“Titanic” star Kate Winslet was introduced the Best Supporting Actress Award by Eddie Redmayne. Winslet said that it had been “an extraordinary year for women”.

Among the men, Mark Rylance won the Best Supporting Actor for his part as British-conceived Soviet specialists in India’s Reliance Entertainment-upheld “Bridge of Spies”, which had nine designations.

Historical period dramatization “Brooklyn”, taking into account Colm Tã³ibã­n’s eponymous novel, won the remarkable British film.

“Star Wars” actor John Boyega won the Rising Star Award, which was voted in favor of by society.

In the Best Animated Feature Film category, “Inside Out” pipped “Minions” and “Shaun The Sheep Movie”.