Two BIFAs for LKoS
Posted at 6:25 AM (PST) on Thursday, November 30, 2006

LONDON, Hammersmith Palais -- Kevin Macdonald won the best director prize for his "The Last King of Scotland" at the ninth annual British Independent Film Awards on Wednesday night.

Anthony Dod Mantle was awarded the technical achievement award for the cinematography on "Last King of Scotland".

For a complete list of winners, click here.

BIFAs are now regarded as the kick-off to the international awards season which culminates in the BAFTAs and Academy Awards in the Spring. The BIFAs also have a real purpose to promote British Independent film talent to an ever growing audience worldwide.