Nominees in Britain's Bafta film awards

LONDON (AFP) - Here is a list of the nominees in the major categories in Britain's Bafta film awards.

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards ceremony takes place at the Royal Opera House in London on February 8, two weeks before the Oscars on Feb 22.

The Grand Budapest Hotel has 11 nominations, Birdman and The Theory Of Everything received 10 nominations each, while The Imitation Game was nominated nine times.

BEST FILM

Birdman

Boyhood

The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Imitation Game

The Theory Of Everything

BEST LEADING ACTOR

Benedict Cumberbatch (The Imitation Game)

Ralph Fiennes (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)

Michael Keaton (Birdman)

Eddie Redmayne (The Theory Of Everything)

BEST LEADING ACTRESS Amy Adams (Big Eyes)

Felicity Jones (The Theory Of Everything)

Julianne Moore (Still Alice)

Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)

Reese Witherspoon (Wild)

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Steve Carell (Foxcatcher)

Ethan Hawke (Boyhood)

Edward Norton (Birdman)

Mark Ruffalo (Foxcatcher)

J. K. Simmons (Whiplash)

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)

Keira Knightley (The Imitation Game)

Imelda Staunton (Pride)

Rene Russo (Nightcrawler)

Emma Stone ("Birdman")

BEST DIRECTOR

Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Damien Chazelle (Whiplash)

Alejandro G. Inarritu (Birdman)

Richard Linklater (Boyhood)

James Marsh (The Theory Of Everything)

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM

71

The Imitation Game

Paddington

Pride

The Theory Of Everything

Under The Skin