- Ronald Harwood took the prize for Best Adapted Screenplay for The Diving Bell And The Butterfly (based on the book by Jean-Dominique Bauby)
- Atonement, adapted by Christopher Hampton from the book by Ian McEwan, won Best Film
- This Is England, written and directed by Shane Meadows, won Best British Film
- Matt Greenhalgh, who wrote the script for Control, won the Carl Foreman award for Special Achievement in a first feature film
- Writer and director Luis Cook won Best Short Animation for his adaptation of Mick Jackson's The Pearce Sisters
- Best Short Film was won by Dog Altogether, written and directed by Paddy Considine
Monday, February 11, 2008
Several British films and writers were honoured at the BAFTA Film Awards last night.