The EE BAFTA Film Sessions

Saturday, 4 February 2023 - 10:00am
BAFTA 195 Piccadilly, BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9EU
BAFTA 195 Piccadilly

Join us for an immersive day at BAFTA HQ to celebrate the nominees and nominated films from the EE BAFTA Film Awards. Secure a day pass giving you the opportunity to hear first-hand from nominees, be submerged in the sound design of nominated films, see how nominated make-up and hair looks are created, and even have your own look created for you by Lancôme Artists. There will also be an opportunity to watch nominated short and short animation films. A mix of immersive experiences awaits!

Seats in the sessions will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. We encourage you to explore the full range of activity taking place across the building.

This event is closed for new bookings.

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Meet the Nominees: Outstanding British Film and Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer
Ray Dolby Room

This year's Outstanding British Film and Outstanding Debut categories celebrate a diverse range of British storytelling, and celebrates the exciting talent behind some of this year's break-out films. Join us for a unique opportunity to hear from the creatives behind some of the biggest films of the year, as they discuss bringing their vision to screen. Panels will take place in half hour slots across the day.

10.00 - 12.30

The Swimmers
Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical
Blue Jean
The Wonder
Empire of Light

13.00 - 14.30

Brian and Charles
Electric Malady
See How They Run

15.30 - 17.30

The Banshees of Inisherin

Creating a Nominated Short: Best Short Film and Best Short Animation
Princess Anne Theatre
10.00 – 16.30

This year's nominated live action and animated shorts celebrate a diverse range of storytelling. We invite you to see these brilliantly crafted films on the big screen in our Princess Anne Theatre, and hear from the storytellers behind them. There will be a short moderated Q&A with nominees from both categories following each screening.

10.00 Best Short Film and Best Short Animation Screening
12.15 Moderated Q&A

14.00 Best Short Film and Best Short Animation Screening
16.15 Moderated Q&A

Behind the Nominated Looks: Make Up & Hair, supported by Lancôme
Creative and Futures Gallery
10.00 – 17.00

Whether it’s an era-inspired drama or a special effects fantasy, Make-Up and Hair design play an important role in creating the characters we remember and are moved by. They help imagine the worlds which we find ourselves immersed. Showcasing this year’s nominees and their work in our exhibition space in the Creative and Futures Gallery, see how nominated make-up and hair looks are created, and even have your own look created for you by Lancôme Artists.

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Run Run Shaw Theatre
10.00 – 17.00

With the power to evoke every emotion and bringing cinema to life, this Session celebrates the craft category of Sound. Taking the form of an immersive exhibition piece, we share how this year’s nominees brought a sense of character, place and story to the stories told.

Tickets for BAFTA members go on sale at 9:30am on Wednesday 18 January.
Tickets for public members go on sale at 12 noon on Thursday 19 January.
Tickets for BAFTA Connect members go on sale at 5:00pm on Thursday 19 January.


BAFTA is an arts charity that is open and welcoming to everyone. This means we want every visit to BAFTA 195 Piccadilly to be as enjoyable and comfortable as possible.

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Public Adult (Day Pass) £15.00
Public Concession (Day Pass) £10.00