BAFTA Awards Original Score Longlist Announced

Posted: February 4, 2021 by filmmusicreporter in Film Music News

bafta1The British Academy of Film & Television Arts (BAFTA) today revealed the longlists for the EE British Academy Film Awards in 2021. For this year’s Film Awards, a new longlisting initial round was introduced, resulting in three rounds of voting. Round One voting, which took place from January 12-26, produced the longlists in all categories announced today. Every category in this round was voted on by a craft chapter, opt-in chapter or jury, with the exception of Best Film which was voted for by all film voting members. The nominations are set to be announced on March 9 and the EE British Academy Film Awards will take place on April 11.

Here’s the longlist in the Original Score category:

Ammonite – Dustin O’Halloran & Volker Bertelmann
Da 5 Bloods – Terence Blanchard
David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planet – Steven Price
Hillbilly Elegy – Hans Zimmer & David Fleming
The Little Things – Thomas Newman
Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom – Branford Marsalis
Mank – Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross
The Midnight Sky – Alexandre Desplat
Minari – Emile Mosseri
News of the World – James Newton Howard
Promising Young Woman – Anthony Willis
Saint Maud – Adam Janota Bzowski
Soul – Trent Reznor, Atticus Ross & Jon Batiste
Tenet – Ludwig Goransson
The Trial of the Chicago 7 – Daniel Pemberton

  1. liamdude5 says:

    Soul deserves to win.

  2. Bruno Costa says:

    1. The Midnight Sky
    2. Tenet
    3. News of the World
    4. Mank
    5. Soul

    I think News of the World deserves to win.