Stars dazzle as British Urban Film Festival award winners are named


The British Urban Film Festival (BUFF) awards held last night at the BT Tower saw starts from the worlds of Showbiz and Film come together to celebrate another year of industry successes!

The 2017 winners are

BT BUFF 2017 Honorary Awards recipient is Ashley Walters, celebrating 25 years of outstanding contributing to screen. 

BT BUFF Award for Best Short Film, “Hush” 

Blessing Anyiam-Osigwe Award for Best Actress award “Rosamund Pike” 

BT BUFF Award for Best Actor David Oyelowo 

BT BUFF Award for Best Feature Film “The Intent” 

BT BUFF Award for Best live script recipients: ”Draw” written by Isis Davis,“Joe Pair” written by Adriel Leff and “Sara White and the Seven Socialites” written by Sinitta Monero.

BT BUFF Award for Best Emerging Male Actor Elijah Baker 

BT BUFF Award for Best Emerging Female Actress Isis Davis 

Supported by filmmakers and British actors, BUFF was set up by Emmanuel Anyiam-Osigwe. In it’s 10th year in 2015, the festival produced the first BUFF awards