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The 24th British Film Awards, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 1971, honoured the best films of 1970.The awards were held at the Royal Albert Hall, London and held on 4 March 1971.[1] For the first time, the Society bestowed a Fellowship on someone who had left a permanent influence on the world of the big or small screen. The very first BAFTA Fellowship Award was bestowed on Alfred Hitchcock Fellowship Award at this award event from HRH The Princess Anne.

24th British Academy Film Awards
Date1971
Highlights
Best FilmButch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Best ActorRobert Redford
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,
Downhill Racer, and
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here
Best ActressKatharine Ross
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here
Most awardsButch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (9)
Most nominationsButch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid &
Ryan's Daughter (10)

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