01 Jul Meet the 2017 BUFF Awards nominees
The nominees for the 2017 BUFF Awards were earlier this week announced by actors Sam Benjamin & Kyla Frye at the British Urban Film Festival media day, the two will also be hosting the ceremony at BT Tower on Sunday the 10th of September.
Here is this year’s full list of nominees:
Best Short Film
Cover Me, Hush, Signs of Silence, Lifeline
Blessing Anyiam-Osigwe Award for Best Actress
Pippa Nixon, Rosamund Pike, Jade Asha, Juanita Ingram
Dylan Duffus, David Oyelowo, David Gyasi, Ed Hayter
A United Kingdom, The Intent, To Dream, Residential
Best Live Script: TBA
Best Female Emerging Talent
Isis Davis, Maia Watkins, Kate Lassman Long, Krystine Atti
Best Male Emerging Talent
Elijah Baker, Louis Chandler-Joseph, Aubrey Whyte, Freddie Thorp
BUFF Honorary Award: Ashley Walters
10 awards will be handed out on the night including 3 script awards and the BUFF honorary award. Live music on the night will be from Ayanna Witter-Johnson.