Argo, Daniel Day-Lewis, Emmanuelle Riva Take Home BAFTA Awards 

The British Film Academy Awards are the last big honors before the Sunday, Feb. 24 Oscars

Iran hostage crisis drama Argo won the best film prize at Britain's BAFTA awards on Sunday, in a further boost for US actor-director Ben Affleck's movie at the Oscars later this month.

Affleck also won the best director award at the biggest night of the British film industry, while Daniel Day-Lewis was named best actor for Lincoln and France's Emmanuelle Riva won best actress for Amour (which opens Friday, Feb. 15 in Boise).

Here is a list of winners in the main categories of the BAFTAs, handed out Sunday evening in London.

BEST FILM: Argo

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM: Skyfall

BEST DIRECTOR: Ben Affleck for Argo

LEADING ACTOR: Daniel Day-Lewis in Lincoln

LEADING ACTRESS: Emmanuelle Riva in Amour

SUPPORTING ACTOR: Christoph Waltz in Django Unchained

SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Anne Hathaway in Les Miserables

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY: Quentin Tarantino for Django Unchained"

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: David O. Russell for Silver Linings Playbook

FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE: Amour

ORIGINAL MUSIC: Skyfall

CINEMATOGRAPHY: Life of Pi

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