Award: Bafta

WALL·E

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In an imagined, but not-so-unrealistic world of the future, a small robot, WALL-E, is left to clean up an Earth filled with garbage. He is completely alone except for a small pet cockroach. Surprisingly, one day another robot named EVE appears on Earth, and WALL-E falls in love with her. As the story unfolds, WALL-E drifts into an unprecedented destiny and ultimately fights against human extinction.

The film was awarded the Oscar for best-animated film and the BAFTA award in the same category.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

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When a little hobbit named Frodo accidentally discovers an ancient ring, it binds him to an incredible destiny. He presents the ring to the wizard Gandalf, who instructs him to destroy the Ring of Power, as it contains evil magical powers. According to Frodo, Gandalf, a group of hobbit friends, an elf, a dwarf, and other citizens of the world go on the voyage. Together they form the Fellowship of the Ring. Along the way, the travelers experience dangerous and challenging situations – only the destruction of the ring can stop the evil started by the Black Prince Sauron.

The film was significantly awarded four Oscars: best cinematography, best makeup, best music, and best effects.
At the BAFTA gala, the film won the following awards: best film, best special visual effects, and best make-up/hair.

The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

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In the first Narnia film, four children find a way to a completely new world in a wardrobe: Narnia, where there are, among other things, giants, fauns, and centaurs. The White Wizard has conjured eternal winter into the world. Together with a lion named Aslan, the children decide to free the inhabitants of Narnia from the curse.

The film has been awarded with an Oscar for best make-up masking and three BAFTA awards: best make-up masking, best sound mixing, and best visual effects.

Pride

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In 1984, when a violent upheaval in the mining industry spreads through British society, the miners receive support from a surprising direction: a small group of gay activists begins to collect funds for the strikers’ families. When the miners’ union rejects the support of the activists, they decide together to travel to a small mining town in Wales and donate the collected reserves in person. The trip will be memorable. (Source: Media-avain)

Love Actually

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This is a delightful romantic comedy about love. We get to know the ups and downs of relationships a few weeks before Christmas. Boyfriends & girlfriends, husbands & wives, fathers & sons, and rock stars & managers create a Love Only story, or ten different stories with the message “If you look hard enough, you’ll find love everywhere”.

Directed by Richard Curtis. As actors, e.g. Hugh Grant, Martine McCutcheon, and Liam Neeson. The film has been awarded a BAFTA award.

A Star Is Born

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Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers — and falls in love with — struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer — until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.