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"Shame," "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy" and "Tyrannosaur" Score 7 British Indie Nods

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    A week after being named Best Picture at the London Film Festival, "We Need to Talk About Kevin" garnered six nominations for the British Independent Film Awards, but three other films--"Shame," "Tyrannosaur" and "Tinker, Tailor Soldier, Spy"--led the way with seven nominations apiece. Below is the complete list of nominees, winners will be announced Dec. 4.

    BEST BRITISH INDEPENDENT FILM
    SENNA
    SHAME
    TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY
    TYRANNOSAUR
    WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN
     
    BEST DIRECTOR
    Ben Wheatley – KILL LIST
    Steve McQueen – SHAME
    Tomas Alfredson – TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY
    Paddy Considine – TYRANNOSAUR
    Lynne Ramsay – WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN
     
    THE DOUGLAS HICKOX AWARD [BEST DEBUT DIRECTOR]
    Joe Cornish – ATTACK THE BLOCK
    Ralph Fiennes – CORIOLANUS
    John Michael McDonagh – THE GUARD
    Richard Ayoade – SUBMARINE
    Paddy Considine – TYRANNOSAUR
     
    BEST SCREENPLAY
    John Michael McDonagh – THE GUARD
    Ben Wheatley, Amy Jump – KILL LIST
    Abi Morgan, Steve McQueen – SHAME
    Richard Ayoade – SUBMARINE
    Lynne Ramsay, Rory Kinnear – WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN
     
    BEST ACTRESS
    Rebecca Hall – THE AWAKENING
    Mia Wasikowska – JANE EYRE
    MyAnna Buring – KILL LIST
    Olivia Colman – TYRANNOSAUR
    Tilda Swinton – WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN
     
    BEST ACTOR
    Brendan Gleeson – THE GUARD
    Neil Maskell – KILL LIST
    Michael Fassbender – SHAME
    Gary Oldman – TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY
    Peter Mullan – TYRANNOSAUR
     
    BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
    Felicity Jones – ALBATROSS
    Vanessa Redgrave – CORIOLANUS
    Carey Mulligan – SHAME
    Sally Hawkins – SUBMARINE
    Kathy Burke – TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY
     
    BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
    Michael Smiley – KILL LIST
    Tom Hardy – TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY
    Benedict Cumberbatch – TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY
    Eddie Marsan – TYRANNOSAUR
    Ezra Miller – WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN
     

    MOST PROMISING NEWCOMER
    Jessica Brown Findlay – ALBATROSS
    John Boyega – ATTACK THE BLOCK
    Craig Roberts – SUBMARINE
    Yasmin Paige – SUBMARINE
    Tom Cullen – WEEKEND
     
    BEST ACHIEVEMENT IN PRODUCTION
    KILL LIST
    TYRANNOSAUR
    WEEKEND
    WILD BILL
    YOU INSTEAD
     
    BEST TECHNICAL ACHIEVEMENT
    Chris King, Gregers Sall – Editing – SENNA
    Sean Bobbitt – Cinematography – SHAME
    Joe Walker – Editing – SHAME
    Maria Djurkovic – Production Design – TINKER TAILOR SOLDIER SPY
    Seamus McGarvey – Cinematography – WE NEED TO TALK ABOUT KEVIN
     
    BEST DOCUMENTARY
    HELL AND BACK AGAIN
    LIFE IN A DAY
    PROJECT NIM
    SENNA
    TT3D: CLOSER TO THE EDGE
     
    BEST BRITISH SHORT
    0507
    CHALK
    LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT
    RITE
    ROUGH SKIN

     
    BEST FOREIGN INDEPENDENT FILM
    ANIMAL KINGDOM
    DRIVE
    PINA
    A SEPARATION
    THE SKIN I LIVE IN

     
    THE RAINDANCE AWARD
    ACTS OF GODFREY
    BLACK POND
    HOLLOW
    LEAVING BAGHDAD
    A THOUSAND KISSES DEEP

     
    THE RICHARD HARRIS AWARD (for outstanding contribution by an actor to British Film)
    To Be Announced
     
    THE VARIETY AWARD
    To Be Announced
     
    THE SPECIAL JURY PRIZE
    Announced at the Moët British Independent Film Awards on Sunday 4 December.
     

    "Shame"

    [NATL] "Shame"
    Michael Fassbender stars as a man whose sexual exploits are thrown into chaos by the arrival of his sister, played by Carey Mulligan, who comes to stay with him. Directed by Steve McQueen, opens Dec. 2. (Published Friday, Dec 2, 2011)