Indeed, "The Post" - which earned six Golden Globe nominations but left empty-handed - failed to score a single BAFTA nod, a surprising turn given the pedigree of Spielberg and stars Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks as well as the film's timely story of a fierce struggle between presidential power and press freedom.
All five best director nominees were men, and all the nominations for best film and best British film were directed by men.
"It's a really broad mix of established and emerging talent", said BAFTA CEO Amanda Berry, speaking to The Hollywood Reporter after the nominations announcement. The Shape of Water received 12 nominations on Tuesday, the most of any film, including the coveted best film award.
Over at Film4, there was delight for the success of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri so soon after it emerged triumphant in L.A. on Sunday.
The British Academy Film and Television Awards (or BAFTA) released its list of nominees today and Call Me By Your Name made the list.
"The Shape of Water" is a fantastical feature about a 1960s research facility in which a janitor forms a relationship with an amphibious creature being held captive. Guillermo del Toro is nominated for both director and original screenplay, Sally Hawkins for leading actress and Octavia Spencer for supporting actress.
USA fails to get UNSC action on Iranian protests
France's ambassador to the United Nations told the meeting that recent protests in Iran do not threaten global peace and security. At Friday rallies in Iran , pro-government demonstrators chanted "Death to America" and "Death to Israel".
"Blade Runner 2049" received eight nominations, including best director for Denis Villeneuve, who is competing against Luca Guadagnino ("Call Me by Your Name), Christopher Nolan ("Dunkirk"), Mr. del Toro ("The Shape of Water") and Martin McDonagh ("Three Billboards")". Also, the Handmaiden was nominated for Film Not in the English Language. "But we consider Joe to have been behind all of the film's nominations". Sam Rockwell and Woody Harrelson both received nominations for supporting actor. Joanna Lumley takes over from veteran presenter Stephen Fry. Actor Stephen Fry stepped down last year after 12 years hosting the show.
Winners will be announced on February 18, two weeks before the Oscars.
Markle is grateful to everyone who has followed her social media accounts over the years", a royal source told ABC News. Markle, a Los Angeles native, also intends to become a United Kingdom citizen, a process which will take several years.
His contract is up on Tuesday, and the Bears have reportedly been interested in retaining him in his position. That kind of fire and passion coaching the entire offense could be something the Chiefs need next season.
The entire experience can be controlled by voice, thanks to support for Google Assistant , which also allows smart home control. NVIDIA says it has been working for two years with panel producer AU Optronics to develop the technology behind the displays.
A 150 kW (201 hp) receives energy from a 64 kWh lithium-polymer battery pack, which has a claimed driving range of 383 km. Kia hasn't given any specific timeline on when the Niro EV will go into production, but we expect a late 2018 arrival.
NOKIA fans have poured scorn on the company's latest smartphone, just hours before the handset is set to be officially launched. The Nokia 6 still has a headphone jack, but the speakers have-on paper at least-been downgraded from two speakers to one.
News' Best Online MBA Program rankings, once again achieving the highest ranking of any online MBA program in Mississippi. The MSU College of Business' Distance MBA program remains one of the best in the country at No. 22 in U.S.
A simmering power struggle in Iran has raised anxieties over the stability of OPEC's third-largest crude producer. Over the past week, protests erupted in a number of Iranian cities against the government's economic policies.
If we look at prepaid plans in price-range of Rs 450 to Rs 500, rivals Vodafone and Airtel have several offers as well. Now, Airtel has revised the plan to add seven more days' validity and offer 1GB data per day for 91 days .
West Texas Intermediate crude settled at a four-year high above $62 a barrel last week as global supply levels tightened. AAA Northeast said gas prices are up two cents in Rhode Island and up five cents in MA .
Packers officially announce Brian Gutekunst as new GM
Green Bay also lost offensive coordinator Edgar Bennett, quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt and receivers coach Luke Getsy. Gutekunst has been with the organization for almost two decades after being hired in 1998 by Hall of Famer Ron Wolf.
Aaron Taylor selected for College Football Hall of Fame
He will be officially inducted on December 4, 2018, at the annual NFF awards dinner at the Hilton Midtown Hotel in New York City. Charles Woodson , victor of the 1997 Heisman Trophy , is part of the Class of 2018 for the College Football Hall of Fame.
Police, family search for missing Houston reporter
Her phone was found inside the auto and her purse, which had an iPad, computer and credit cards, were found at a nearby business. Cops called her dad, Steve Roland, from a neighborhood Chick-Fil-A to state they'd discovered the missing 29-year-old writer.
Barkley to have Chelsea medical today
Eden Hazard , who was likely to be rested anyway, is a doubt after being kicked on the calf in Wednesday's draw at Arsenal. I think that this could be positive because English players understand this league because they grow up in this league.