“Deathly Hallows: Part 1″ Remains in Running for Various Oscar and BAFTA Nominations


Jan 07, 2011

Posted by EdwardTLC

As the movie award season marches on, the “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1″ film, and its actors, remain in the running for nominations at both the annual Academy Awards and BAFTAs. First up, the DH:1 remains in the running for the Visual Oscar nomination, as the final round of selection prior to nominations has taken place and lists the film among the seven films still in the running. The films are, in alphabetical order:’

  • “Alice in Wonderland”
  • “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1″
  • “Hereafter”
  • “Inception”
  • “Iron Man 2″
  • “Scott Pilgrim vs the World”
  • “Tron: Legacy”

On January 25th, the final five nominees will be chosen following member voting based on fifteen minute excerpts from each film. A full press release can be read here. The 83rd Annual Academy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC, Sunday, February 27, 2011.
Next, the BAFTA long list has been published this morning, and contains a number of nominations for both the “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1″ film, as well as a number of actors, both past and present. The film is longlisted in the following categories:

  • Make Up & Hair
  • Special Visual Effects
  • Sound
  • Editing
  • Costume Design
  • Production Design
  • Cinematography
  • Original Music

In addition to this, a number of actors from the films have been longlisted for roles in projects outside Harry Potter. Jim Broadbent (Slughorn) is listed in the Leading Actor category for his role in “Another Year;” two listings in the Supporting Actress category for Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix) for her roles in “Alice in Wonderland” and “The King’s Speech,” respectively; and Miranda Richardson (Rita Skeeter) in the Supporting Actress category for “Made in Dagenham.” Final nominations for the BAFTAs will be announced January 18th, which will be followed by the award ceremony on February 13th.
Congratulations to all!

27 Responses to “Deathly Hallows: Part 1″ Remains in Running for Various Oscar and BAFTA Nominations

Avatar ImageBewareoftheNargles says: That's awesome, I'm glad DH is getting some critical recognition, it was the best by far out of all the movies ... and hey, part 2's bound to be awesome! a couple people have been telling me they've heard part 2's release date has changed to november... that's utter rubbish, isn't it? Just because I haven't heard anything of the sort!Avatar ImageDavidTheUnready says: Long overdue recognition, do you think they are really waiting for the last one to come out before handing out the Oscars? like Lord of the Rings. They should have a special achievement award for the longest serving cast of any series of films ever.Avatar ImagexxIBelieveInNarglesxx says: Awesome,i hope DH wins,it was the best in the series.Avatar Imagemollywobbles23 says: BewareoftheNargles: I hope that's rubbish. I will cry a thousand tears if that happens. I may be in NYC in July, where I hope the premiere will be. I will be crushed. Anyway, I'm happy there's Oscar buzz. I hope Part 2 gets nominated for Best Film in 2012 because the series as a whole needs to be recognized and that will be the last chance. Avatar ImageGiant Squid says: Yay DH! They deserve it for everything in that list! Also, Helena Bonham Carter definitely deserves the best Supporting Actress for The King's Speech! That movie was really, really, really good! Avatar ImageExpectoPatronum512 says: WOO! XD Helena Bonham Carter definitely deserves the supporting actress-- I agree!Avatar ImageMaryMalfoy says: Yay! I hope they get at least something. Avatar ImageFresca says: They should win an award. the movie was amazing, and very interesting too!Avatar Imagejhangelgurl says: Congrats on the nominations!Avatar Imagemoisenallie16 says: They deserve something!!! I hope they win..Avatar Imagechanngalambeatrice says: Wow! It's such an honour to be nominated in the Oscar awards. Good luck!Avatar Imageazaadpotter says: Thats awesome news. Come on guys Grab them all awards.Avatar ImageHarrypotterultrafan says: it's about time harry potters recognised!! and i've got a really good feeling about part 2, i reckon it will smash the box office records and take a load of rewards!! i hope anyway:P Avatar ImageHarrypotterultrafan says: ** take a load of awards not rewards sorry :PAvatar Imageshi suisen says: Hope they win at least one award :DAvatar Imagechikitcorpuzvesterbaek says: i want alan rickman to win an oscar for his role Avatar Imageksddancer says: Yay DH!!!!!!!!Avatar ImageHalfbloodPrince08 says: Hp saga deserves an oscar finally!Avatar Imagefalkowska says: Congratulations - I hope they win!Avatar ImageA Sluggish Memory says: Congrats on the nominations, they are bound to win at least one award!! Avatar ImageNot Slytherin says: Wow - very exciting. I wonder what part(s) will be in the 15 minute excerpt from DH1?Avatar Imageyou-know-who182 says: DH1 definitely deserves an award! Congrats to Helena Bonham Carter! i hope she wins :)Avatar Imagemuggle..andproudofit says: Hope they win! Now i'll have to watch!Avatar Imagedaldula says: I hope DH wins, the people behind the camera need to be recognised and respected as well cause they are the reason behind half of the HP magicAvatar Imagedaldula says: to chikitcorpuzvesterbaek I want that too: i want alan rickman to win an oscar for his role Avatar ImagePadfootPet says: come on ! win something! the movie was great! don't deny it, you all loved it! XDAvatar ImageSindi says: thats awesome!!!!!

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