Written by Theresa Ikoko and Claire Wilson, “Rocks” tells the story of Shola “Rocks” Omotoso (Bukky Bakray), a London teenager elevating her youthful brother (D’angelou Osei Kissiedu) solo when their mom abandons them. Terrified that their state of affairs shall be discovered and so they’ll be pressured to separate, Rocks relies on the assistance and help of her mates to maintain her family going and keep one step forward of the authorities.
“Rocks” took house a complete of 5 honors, together with Greatest Casting (Lucy Pardee).
Rose Glass scored the The Douglas Hickox Award (Debut Director) for “Saint Maud,” her psychological horror pic a couple of nurse decided to avoid wasting her dying affected person’s soul.
The Greatest Worldwide Movie Award went to “Nomadland,” Chloé Zhao’s drama a couple of lady in her 60s who strikes into her camper van and travels throughout the American West within the aftermath of the Nice Recession. Zhao not too long ago made historical past as essentially the most honored filmmaker in a single awards season.
Head over to the Hollywood Reporter to take a look at all the BIFA winners.