National Film Awards 2018

Alessa BarbosaAlessa BarbosaMarch 13, 2018


The National Film Awards that will take place on the 28th of March 2018 will celebrate the achievements of established independents from film makers, actors, actresses, casting directors and production companies to the crew who make up the motion picture industry. Recognizing every individual within the industry not just the stars.

The National Film Awards is the only motion picture award show that provides the public with the opportunity to nominate and vote for all categories. This year a record number of 2.4 million fans took part in the voting, suggesting the awards growing interest from its loyal following.

The luxury skincare and cosmetics company ÉLÉVATIONE will be the official sponsor for the ‘Best Actress’ category at the National Film Awards 2018. founded in 2014, ÉLÉVATIONE is a contemporary skin care brand inspired by the Salvador Dali’s iconic surrealist piece “The Persistence of Memory” where melting watches convey the art of manipulating time. In the same vein, the ÉLÉVATIONE brand ethos disregards the rules of aging in a bid to visibly slow the hands of time.

ÉLÉVATIONE™ skin care caters to mature women through their Preserve Series and through the Repair Series with a specialist range of cleansers, masks, serums and moisturizers dedicated to each Series. The brands innovative formulas contain natural handmade infusions made from plant extracts suspended in fresh water or olive oil. Allowed to infuse for three days, this process creates a rich and unique mineral and vitamin rich base composition in which to hold three exclusive patented technologies; Aqualuxe, Tightox Complex and Revivieye.

Make up bag essentials including the Perfect Canvas Liquid Foundation which has a built-in primer that blurs pores, minimizes fine lines, brightens and rejuvenates the skin using ProdiziaTM a solution that also visibly reduces the appearance of fatigue. The Magnetiful Mask is enriched with ingredients of exceptional quality including 24K gold, Calendula Oil that rehydrates and revitalizes sun damaged or aged skin, Borage Seed Oil which softens and nourishes the skin, with a high concentration of gamma-linolenic acid and Collagen to enhance skin elasticity.

Within just three years, ÉLÉVATIONE has grown into a global brand now with twelve boutiques located in Hong Kong, Singapore, Macau, the Philippines and America. “At ÉLÉVATIONE we are passionate about beauty, art and wellbeing. We are driven by creativity and are inspired  by Dali’s famous notion that “time is not constant, it can be manipulated, stretched, reversed and even stopped”. They believe in being original and never a copy. This is what makes their brand unique to competitors and the reason behind the high standards of their innovative products.

The Brook Street boutique exhibits artwork by Salvador Dali, from his famous piece “El Triomf I el Rodoli de la Gala I en Dali.’ providing an indulgent and creative cocoon where clients are invited to relax, enjoy a personally tailored treatment and immersive themselves in the ÉLÉVATIONE experience where, for a few precious moments- time stops.

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Alessa BarbosaAlessa BarbosaMarch 9, 2018


A glass of wine a day keeps the doctors and stress away… Let’s add to that!

2018 is the year of really tuning into health and what better way to do it than with a glass of trendy wine in hand? That is what Gigglewater Prosecco is delivering to wine and fitness lovers all around!

Catherine Monahan, the founder of Gigglewater took a 1920’s term meaning alcoholic beverage and turned it into a lifestyle. The brand was founded on the idea of living a life of balance and having fun therefore, they created a product that people want and that are relevant to the change in technology, innovation & lifestyle.

Gigglewater has also announced a new and exciting partnership with the 4th annual National Film Awards where they have acquired naming rights to the Best Newcomer whose nominees are Daniel Kaluuya (Get out), Harry Styles (Dunkirk), Harry Gilby (Just Charlie), Harry Michell (Chubby Funny), Cosmo Jarvis (Lady Macbeth), Lily Newmark (Pin Cushion), Naomi Ackie (Lady Macbeth) and, Ella Purnell (Access All Areas). All winners will be announced on the 28th of March at the prestigious National Film Awards in London!

For more information on Gigglewater, go to:

Alessa BarbosaAlessa BarbosaMarch 7, 2018


Do you want a perfect gift for that special someone, or maybe you want to treat yourself to some jewellery? Look no further than a unique brand offering more than just your standard necklace, bracelets or ring. Introducing, Les Georgettes! A line of original French customised jewellery with reversible and interchangeables colours where every woman is allowed to design and customise her jewellery to compliment her personal, unique style.

So, if you want to  unleash your inner designer by choosing your jewellery size, design, and much more. Les Georgettes has got you covered!

By combining the savoir-faire of Maison Altesse, France’s leading jewellery manufacturer and Texier, a distinguished leather goods manufacturer in Brittany, Les Georgettes by Altesse brings together the nest in jewellery and leather craftsmanship.

This week, the company   announced a new and exciting partnership with the 4th annual National Film Awards where they will acquire naming rights to the Best TV Drama Series categories whose nominees are Broadchurch S3, Guerrilla, White Gold, Taboo, Howard’s End, Back, Halcyon, Snatch, and The Cuckoo’s Calling. All winners will be announced on the 28th of March at the prestigious National Film Awards in London!

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Alessa BarbosaAlessa BarbosaMarch 7, 2018


Since 2010, the name Thomas Henry is the main inspiration for a young company from Germany to produce a perfect selection of soft drinks. Based in Berlin, the bitter lemonade experts have been busy adding high-class and unique products to the ever-changing world of gastronomy.

In 2014, the brand introduced its “all day range”, the first two products of which are Mystic Mango and Ultimate Grapefruit. Thomas Henry’s portfolio responds to the call for more variety and offers those in front of and behind bars an alternative in taste, price and look.

Thomas Henry has also announced a new and exciting partnership with the 4th annual National Film Awards where they will acquire naming rights to Best Drama whose nominees are The Limehouse Golem, My Cousin Rachel, Breathe, I Am Not a Witch, You Were Never Really Here, Borg vs McEnroe, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri, A Caribbean Dream, The Hatton Garden Job, and King Arthur: Legend of the Sword. All winners will be announced on the 28th of March at the prestigious National Film Awards in London!

For more information about Thomas Henry, go to:

Alessa BarbosaAlessa BarbosaMarch 6, 2018


If you are  looking for the perfect place to take your mother for Mother’s Day or if you are in the mood for authentic Thai food, this is the place to go! Thai Square is a UK restaurant chain with 13 branches, 10 in London and 3 just outside London! Thai Square was founded in 1996 when the first branch opened on The Strand in central London.  The restaurants offer good value dining experience and amazing Thai cuisine. Yum!

Thai Square has officially announced an exciting partnership with the 4th annual National Film Awards, where they will receive naming rights for Best Foreign Language Film whose nominees are Happy End (France), Loveless (Russia), In the Fade (Germany/France), The Square (Sweden, Germany, France), A Fantastic Woman (Chile), Vaya (South Africa), The Insult (Lebanon), and Mersal (India). All winners will be announced at the prestigious National Film Awards on the 28th of March in London!

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Alessa BarbosaAlessa BarbosaMarch 6, 2018


Every business needs printing. It starts with the standard business cards and before you know it, you need the letterhead, a brochure selling your services and a post card at the end of the year thanking your clients who obviously took action when you handed that initial business card.  British brand, instantprint  specializes in producing business cards, posters, flyers and leaflets. Their ambition is to deliver the best through technology, innovation, and development to ensure speedy turnaround times, sharper pricing and world class customer service. Perfect!

The brand has just announced an exciting partnership with the 4th annual National Film Awards which sees the print group acquire naming rights to  the Best Documentary category whose nominees are Kingdom of Us, Almost Heaven, Halfway, Williams, My Generation, Blue Planet 2, Dark States, and Moving Theatre. All winners will be announced on the 28th of March at the prestigious National Film Awards in London!

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Jeff ArmstrongJeff ArmstrongJanuary 15, 2018


 Jude Law, Julie Andrews, Ewan McGregor, Daniel Kaluuya, Harry Styles, Halle Berry & Gemma Arterton are among stars shortlisted for this year’s prestigious National Film Awards UK in 2018.

The National Film Academy today announced the nominations for the National Film Awards UK  for 2018
This year a record 2.4 million movie fans nominated across 18 categories to make up the official shortlist.  

Dunkirk is nominated in three categories including Best British Film, Best Director, and Best Newcomer for pop star turned actor, Harry styles who receives a nod for his performance as Alex.

Styles goes head to head with ‘Get Out’  star Daniel Kaluuya and an array of new talent including; Harry Gilby (Just Charlie), Harry Michell (Chubby Funny) , Cosmo Jarvis (Lady Macbeth), Lily Newmark (Pin Cushion) , Naomi Ackie (Lady Macbeth) and Ella Purnell (Access All Areas) all nominated for the Best Newcomer category.

Guy Ritchie’s; King Arthur: Legend of the Sword receives three nominations in the Best Drama, Best Action and Best Director categories.

Sir Elton John receives his first National Film Academy nomination for theBest Breakthrough Performance’  following his cameo appearance in Kingsman (The Golden Circle).  The film also receives a record nine Academy nominations including;  Best British Film, Best International Film, Best Comedy and Director  Matthew Vaughn picks up a nomination for Best Director.  Taron Egerton is nominated in the Best Actor category for his role as ‘Eggsy’ while American actress Halle Berry is nominated for two categories including the Best Supporting Actress & Best Breakthrough Performance for her role as ‘Ginger’ in the franchise. Keith Allen goes head to head with Colin Firth who are both nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category.

Gemma Arterton picks up a nomination in the Best Actress category for her role as Catrin Cole in  Their Finest and competes in the same category with  Alice Lowe (Prevenge) , Florence Pugh (Lady Macbeth) , Tatjana Inez  (Redwood), Ruth Wilson (Dark River) , Emily Beecham (Daphne), Kristin Scott Thomas (The Party) and Nathalie Emmanuel (Fast  & Furious 8)

The National Film Awards UK is one of the few motion picture awards shows to provide a platform for movie fans to nominate and vote for their favourite films and talent. Voting goes live from the 15th of January 2018 until the 26th of March 2018. Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony taking place at The Porchester on the 28th of March with highlights televised for broadcast on Sky Showcase and syndicated across all major global territories.

Full List of  the National Film Awards UK (2018)  nominees:
Best Actress
Alice Lowe ( Prevenge)
Florence Pugh ( Lady Macbeth)
Gemma Arterton (Their Finest)
Tatjana Inez  (Redwood)
Ruth Wilson (Dark River)
Emily Beecham (Daphne)
Kristin Scott Thomas (The Party)
Nathalie Emmanuel (Fast  & Furious 8)

Best Newcomer
Daniel Kaluuya (Get out)
Harry Styles (Dunkirk)
Harry Gilby (Just Charlie)
Harry Michell (Chubby Funny)
Cosmo Jarvis (Lady Macbeth)
Lily Newmark (Pin Cushion)
Naomi Ackie (Lady Macbeth)
Ella Purnell (Access All Areas)

Best Supporting actress  in association with Serenity & Grace
Naomi Ackie ( Lady Macbeth)
Patricia Clarkson (The Party)
Julie Walters (Film stars don’t die in Liverpool)
Kelly Macdonald (Goodbye Christopher Robin)
Judith Roberts (You Were Never Really Here)
Halle Berry (Kingsman, The Golden Circle)
Jane Asher (Brian Pern: A Tribute)
Elarica Johnson (How to Talk to Girls at Parties)

Best Supporting Actor  in association with DeChavel Watches
Robert Webb (Back)
Sam Gillet (A Caribbean Dream)
Keith Allen (Kingsman ‘The Golden Circle’)
Jordan Stephens (Access All Areas)
Paul Whitehouse (Brian Pern: A Tribute)
Lucien Laviscount (Snatch)
Matt Lucas (Brian Pern: A Tribute)

Joseph Vijay (Mersal)

Best Drama
The Limehouse Golem
My Cousin Rachel
I Am Not a Witch
You Were Never Really Here
Borg vs McEnroe
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
A Caribbean Dream
The Hatton Garden Job
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

Best TV Drama Series
Broadchurch, S3
White Gold
Howards End
The Cuckoo’s Calling


Best Thriller
You Were Never Really Here
Eat Locals
The Moving Theatre
The Snowman

Best Foreign Language Film
Happy End (France)
Loveless (Russia)
In The Fade (Germany/France)
The Square (Sweden, Germany, France)
A Fantastic Woman, (Chile)
Vaya (South Africa)
The Insult (Lebanon)

Mersal (India)

Best Action
Trespass Against Us
Baby Driver
Essex Heist
Smoking Guns (aka A Punters Prayer)
Borg vs McEnroe
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword
We Still Steal the Old Way

Best Independent Film
God’s own country
Film stars don’t die in Liverpool
The Intent
My Name is Lenny
Lady Macbeth
Rise of the Footsoldier 3
Eat Locals

Best ScreenPlay
Francis Lee (God’s own Country)
Alice Birch (Lady Macbeth)
Lynne Ramsay (You Were Never Really Here)
Martin McDonagh (Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri)
Simon Amstell (Carnage: Swallowing the Past)
Shakirah Bourne ( A Caribbean Dream)
Oliver Veysey (Access All Areas)


Best Documentary  sponsored by Bank Republic
Kingdom of Us
Almost Heaven
My Generation
Blue Planet 2
Dark States
The Moving Theatre

Best British Film
T2 Trainspotting
Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Goodbye Christopher Robin
Victoria & Abdul
6 Days
Lady Macbeth

Best Actor  in association with DeChavel Watches
Jamie Bell (6 Days)
Ray Winstone (Jawbone)
Mike Beckingham (Redwood)
Daniel Kaluuya (Get out)
Bill Nighy (The Limehouse Golem)
Craig Fairbrass (Rise of the Footsoldier 3)
Matt Lucas (Brian Pern: A Tribute )
Ewan McGregor (T2 Trainspotting)
Paddy Considine ( Journeyman)
Taron Egerton (Kingsman – The Golden Circle)
Jude Law (King Arthur: Legend of the Sword)
Rupert Grint (Snatch)

Best Comedy  sponsored by Bank Republic
T2 Trainspotting
The Party
Carnage: Swallowing the Past
Kingsman ‘The Golden Circle
Access All Areas
Brian Pern: A Tribute

Best Breakthrough Performance
Harry Styles (Dunkirk)
Mark Strong (6 Days)
Halle Berry (Kingsman, The Golden Circle)
Johnny Harris (Jawbone)
Daniel Kaluuya (Get out)
Margaret Mulubwa (I am not a witch)
Sir Elton John (Kingsman, The Golden Circle)
Simon Day (Brian Pern: A Tribute)
Marc Warren (Snatch)

Best Director
Christopher Nolan (Dunkirk)
Danny Boyle (T2 Trainspotting)
Rungano Nyoni (I am not a Witch)
William Oldroyd ( Lady Macbeth)
Andy Serkis (Breathe)
Lynne Ramsay (You Were Never Really Here)
Matthew Vaughn (Kingsman , The Golden Circle)
Guy Ritchie ( King Arthur: Legend of the Sword)


Best International Film  sponsored by Invest Nation
Get Out
Girls Trip
Kingsman – The Golden Circle
Borg vs McEnroe
The Shape of Water
Roman J. Israel, Esq.
American Made, Barry Seal
The Wedding Party 2

Global Contribution to Motion Picture
Julie Andrews
Judi Dench
Sean Connery
Halle Berry
John Cleese
Rowan Atkinson
Tom Cruise
Colin Firth

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Voting officially commences (15/01/18 until the 20/03/18) with winners of each category announced at the star-studded National Film Awards 2018 awards ceremony taking place on the 28th of March 2018 and televised for broadcast on Sky Showcase (Sky 261, Freesat 402, Freeview 254).

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