06 Jan The first round of voting opens for British Film Designers Guild Production Design Awards 2021
The first round of voting opened on 1 January for British Film Designers Guild Production Design Awards 2021. There are 14 categories in total made up of production design awards for film, TV and commercials released in 2021 as well as awards honouring specific individuals. All BFDG members are invited to vote on the entries in this first round to establish the finalists.
All of the entries represent the outstanding talent that can be found in the British Art Department from Commercials and Short Film to International Features. The BFDG celebrate the talent of individual members through the Peter Lamont Spotlighting New Talent Award (Supported by Netflix) and the Outstanding Contribution to the Art Department Award (Supported by Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden). An individual who is respected and established within the Art Department community can be nominated for the Lifetime Achievement Award.
The finalists for each category will be announced on 28 January when the final vote will open. The winners will receive their awards at a ceremony to take place on Saturday 12 March at The Londoner Hotel, Leicester Square, London.
To view the 2021 entries on the BFDG website please click HERE
The British Film Designers Guild was established 75 ago and has a membership of over 600 who represent every level of the Art Department, from those straight from education, to heads of department: Supervising Art Director, Set Decorator and Production Designer.