Avatar wins BAFTA for Special Visual Effects

Congratulations to Joe Letteri, Stephen Rosenbaum, Richard Baneham, Andrew R. Jones who took home the BAFTA for Special Visual Effects for Avatar. The Orange British Academy Film Awards rewards the best work of any nationality seen on British cinema screens during the preceding year. The awards took place on February 21, 2010 at the Royal Opera House in London’s Covent Garden. Here is an interview with the visual effects winners from the BAFTA site.

The VES Awards are next weekend, February 28th, and the Oscars are March 7th.