33rd British Academy Film Awards

The 33rd British Film Awards, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts in 1980, honoured the best films of 1979.[1]

33rd British Academy Film Awards
Best FilmManhattan
Best ActorJack Lemmon
The China Syndrome
Best ActressJane Fonda
The China Syndrome
Most awardsAlien, Apocalypse Now, The China Syndrome, The Deer Hunter, Manhattan, and Yanks (2)
Most nominationsManhattan (10)

Winners and nomineesEdit

Best FilmEdit


Best ActorEdit

Jack Lemmon in The China Syndrome

Best ActressEdit

Jane Fonda in The China Syndrome

Best Supporting ActorEdit

Robert Duvall in Apocalypse Now

Best Supporting ActressEdit

Rachel Roberts in Yanks

Most Promising NewcomerEdit

Dennis Christopher in Breaking Away

Best DirectionEdit

Francis Ford Coppola for Apocalypse Now

Best ScreenplayEdit

Manhattan - Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman


  1. ^ "33rd BAFTA Awards - Film". BAFTA.org. Retrieved 31 March 2013.

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