30th British Academy Film Awards

The 30th British Film Awards, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 1977, honoured the best films of 1976.

30th British Academy Film Awards
Date24 March 1977
SiteWembley Conference Centre
Hosted byEsther Rantzen
Roger Moore
Highlights
Best FilmOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
Best ActorJack Nicholson
One Flew Over the
Cuckoo's Nest
Best ActressLouise Fletcher
One Flew Over the
Cuckoo's Nest
Most awardsOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (6)
Most nominationsAll the President's Men & One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (10)

Winners and nomineesEdit

BAFTA Fellowship: Denis Forman

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestMiloš Forman

Miloš FormanOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Jack NicholsonOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Randle McMurphy

Louise FletcherOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Nurse Ratched

Brad DourifOne Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest as Billy Bibbit

Jodie FosterBugsy Malone as Tallulah
Jodie FosterTaxi Driver as Iris

Bugsy MaloneAlan Parker

Picnic at Hanging RockRussell Boyd

The Marquise of OMoidele Bickel

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's NestRichard Chew, Lynzee Klingman and Sheldon Kahn

Taxi DriverBernard Herrmann

Bugsy MaloneGeoffrey Kirkland

Bugsy Malone – Les Wiggins, Clive Winter and Ken Baker

The CanadiansAlbert Kish

Best Short Factual Film

The End of the Road – John Armstrong

  • Energy in Perspective – Peter De Normanville
  • The Speed Sailors – John Spencer
Best Specialised Film

Hydraulics – Anthony Searle

  • For the Want of a Nail – Joe Mendoza
  • Let's Sleep On It – Christopher Rolling
  • Proteins – Lawrence Crabb
  • Slender Chance – Michael Crosfield

Jodie FosterBugsy Malone as Tallulah
Jodie FosterTaxi Driver as Iris

StatisticsEdit

Films that received multiple nominations
Nominations Film
10 All the President's Men
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
9 Bugsy Malone
7 Taxi Driver
5 The Slipper and the Rose
3 Picnic at Hanging Rock
2 Marathon Man
The Sunshine Boys
Films that received multiple awards
Awards Film
6 One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
5 Bugsy Malone
3 Taxi Driver

See alsoEdit