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54th British Academy Film Awards

The 54th British Academy Film Awards, given by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts, took place on 25 February 2001 and honoured the best films of 2000.

Ridley Scott's Gladiator won Best Film, while Ang Lee won Best Director for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (Wo hu cang long). Billy Elliot was voted Best British Film of 2000, and the film's lead actor, Jamie Bell, won Best Actor in a Leading Role. In addition, Julia Roberts won Best Actress in a Leading Role for her role in Erin Brockovich, Benicio del Toro won Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Traffic, and Julie Walters won Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Billy Elliot.

Winners and nominees

Ang Lee, Best Director winner
Jamie Bell, Best Actor winner
Julia Roberts, Best Actress winner
Benicio del Toro, Best Supporting Actor winner
Julie Walters, Best Supporting Actress winner
Cameron Crowe, Best Original Screenplay winner
Stephen Gaghan, Best Adapted Screenplay winner

Gladiator - Douglas Wick, David Franzoni and Branko Lustig

Ang Lee - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Jamie Bell - Billy Elliot as Billy Elliot

Julia Roberts - Erin Brockovich as Erin Brockovich

Benicio del Toro - Traffic as Javier Rodriguez

Julie Walters - Billy Elliot as Sandra Wilkinson

Almost Famous - Cameron Crowe

Traffic - Stephen Gaghan

Gladiator - John Mathieson

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon - Timmy Yip

Gladiator - Pietro Scalia

How the Grinch Stole Christmas - Rick Baker, Kazu Hiro, Tony G, Gail Ryan and Sylvia Nava

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon - Tan Dun

Gladiator - Arthur Max

Almost Famous - Jeff Wexler, Doug Hemphill, Rick Kline, Paul Massey and Mike Willhoit

The Perfect Storm - Stefen Fangmeier, John Frazier, Walt Conti, Habib Zargarpour and Tim Alexander

Billy Elliot - Greg Brenman, Jon Finn and Stephen Daldry

Last Resort - Pawe? Pawlikowski (Writer/Director)

Father and Daughter - Claire Jennings, Willem Thijssen and Michaël Dudok de Wit

  • Cloud Cover - Lisbeth Svarling
  • Lounge Act - Teun Hitte and Gareth Love
  • Six of One - Phil Davies and Tim Webb

Shadowscan - Gary Holding, Justine Leahy and Tinge Krishnan

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon - William Kong, Hsu Li-kong and Ang Lee


Films that received multiple awards
Awards Film
4 Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
3 Billy Elliot
2 Almost Famous

See also


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