Oscar for Skills Fund-contributor The Favourite

Congratulations to Film Skills Fund-contributor The Favourite for winning the Oscar for actress in a leading role at the 91st annual Academy Awards.

The Favourite © Element Pictures

On 24 February, Olivia Colman (The Favourite) won the actress in a leading role award for her performance as Queen Anne. The Favourite, which was nominated 10 times in nine categories, was one of the seven productions which paid into the Film Skills Fund that were nominated for honours at the 2019 edition of the Oscars.

A big thank you to The Favourite as well as to Mary Poppins Returns, Mary Queen of Scots, Isle of Dogs, Avengers: Infinity War, Christopher Robin and Solo: A Star Wars Story, for paying into the Film Skills Fund which supports training in the industry.

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