The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) annual Britannia Awards presented by the organization’s Los Angeles branch has been canceled for the second year in a row.
Buffett said there was no reason to cancel the awards, but they would return in 2022.
“The BAFTA Britannia Awards will be an important part of our plans for 2022. For the rest of this year, we will continue to focus on our year-round education and talent programs, including scholarships, the GSA BAFTA Student Awards and Breakthrough USA – which we will announce later this year. I will do it, ”BAFTA said in a statement Diversity.
The 2020 edition of the award has been canceled due to the coronavirus epidemic. The Britannia Awards are usually held during the American Film Market (AFM). However, AFM is going virtual for the second year running.
The Britannia Award is the highest accolade presented by BAFTA Los Angeles, and aims to “celebrate the achievements that honor individuals and companies who have dedicated their careers or corporate missions to advancing the art form in the United States and beyond.”
1 The first Britannia award in Brit was given by Albert R., the leading producer of the James Bond film. Known as The Britannia Award for Excellence in Film, the honors were later bestowed on Michael Kane, Peter Ustinov, Martin Scorsese, Anthony Hopkins, John Travolta, Howard Stringer, the late Stanley Kubrick (named after the film award now), Steven Spielberg, J. Grant, Tom Hanks, Tom Cruise, Clint Eastwood, Denzel Washington, Robert De Niro, Jeff Bridge, Warren BT, Samuel L. Jackson and Daniel Day-Lewis.
The awards, which are presented each year at The Britannia Awards Gala Dinner, include the John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Director of Excellence; Albert R. for his global contribution to entertainment. Broccoli Britannia Award; Britannia Award for Excellence in Television; Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy; And the Britannia Humanitarian Award.