Oscar 2010: King’s Speech Sweeps BAFTA Awards

“The King’s Speech”  won 7 awards at BAFTA’s Orange British Academy Film Awards, which have just ended in London.

It won for best film, outstanding British film laurel, actor for Colin Firth, supporting actress and actor honors for Helena Bonham Carter and Geoffrey Rush, original screenplay for David Seidler and original music for composer Alexandre Desplat.

Best film: “The King’s Speech.”

Director: David Fincher, “The Social Network.”

Leading actress: Natalie Portman, “Black Swan.”

Leading actor: Colin Firth “The King’s Speech.”

Adapted screenplay: “The Social Network,” Aaron Sorkin.

Cinematography: “True Grit,” Roger Deakins.

Animated film: “Toy Story 3,” Lee Unkrich.

Outstanding British film: “The King’s Speech,” Tom Hooper, David Seidler, Iain Canning, Emile Sherman, Gareth Unwin.

Outstanding debut by a British writer, director or producer: “Four Lions,” director/writer Chris Morris.

Supporting actress: Helena Bonham Carter, “The King’s Speech.”

Supporting actor: Geoffrey Rush, “The King’s Speech.”

Original screenplay: David Seidler, “The King’s Speech.”

Costume design: “Alice in Wonderland,” Colleen Atwood.

Makeup and hair: “Alice in Wonderland,” Valli O’Reilly, Paul Gooch.

Production design: “Inception,” Guy Hendrix Dyas, Larry Dias, Doug Mowat.

Special visual effects: “Inception,” Chris Corbould, Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Peter Bebb.

Film not in the English Language: “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,” Søren Staermose, Niels Arden Oplev.

Editing: “The Social Network,” Angus Wall, Kirk Baxter.

Sound: “Inception,” Richard King, Lora Hirschberg, Gary A. Rizzo, Ed Novick.