The British Independent Film Awards – the BIFAs to those in the know and arguably the BAFTA’s cheekier, boozier cousin – is set to unveil its official nominations on Nov. 1 ahead of the Dec 4. ceremony in London.
To celebrate the addition of several new categories aimed at highlighting new and emerging names, The Hollywood Reporter has teamed with the organizers to profile those who have made it onto the nominee long lists.
Following Wednesday’s debut screenwriter category, today it’s the turn of the breakthrough producers, those who have produced their first or second film. The list of 15 titles and some 21 names includes dark comedies, hard hitting documentaries, actioners starring the likes of Michael Fassbender and Brendan Gleeson, and one hit film from a Hollywood name very few people won’t recognize (but it is his first time producing – we checked).
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