London, UK (January 10, 2017)—The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the nominations for its 2017 EE British Academy Film Awards, including the Sound category.
La La Land is nominated in a total of 11 categories. Arrival and Nocturnal Animals both receive nine nominations and Manchester by the Sea has six. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Hacksaw Ridge, Lion and I, Daniel Blake receive five nominations each. Moonlight and Florence Foster Jenkins have both been nominated four times.
The nominees for best sound are:
Sylvain Bellemare, Claude La Haye, Bernard Gariépy Strobl
Dror Mohar, Mike Prestwood Smith, Wylie Stateman, David Wyman
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Niv Adiri, Glenn Freemantle, Simon Hayes, Andy Nelson, Ian Tapp
Peter Grace, Robert Mackenzie, Kevin O’Connell, Andy Wright
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Mildred Iatrou Morgan, Ai-Ling Lee, Steve A. Morrow, Andy Nelson
The nominations were announced by Dominic Cooper and Sophie Turner at BAFTA’s London headquarters in London. The EE British Academy Film Awards take place on Sunday, February 12 at the Royal Albert Hall, London. The ceremony will be hosted by Stephen Fry and will be broadcast exclusively on BBC One and BBC One HD. The ceremony is also broadcast in all major territories around the world.