Scots Trio in Awards Triumph

Actors, Kate Dickie and Tony Curran, both from the hit, Glasgow-set movie, Red Road, have emerged victorious in awards celebrating British independent movies – along with Scots director, Kevin Macdonald.
The trio triumphed at the ninth British Independent Film Awards, held in London and which, among other things, honoured the work of actors Jim Broadbent and Helen Mirren, plus director, Ken Loach.
Macdonald, director of the award-winning mountaineering movie, Touching the Void, scooped his prize for The Last King of Scotland.

The full list of winners reads:

BEST BRITISH INDEPENDENT FILM – This is England

BEST DIRECTOR - Kevin Macdonald – The Last King of Scotland

BEST ACTOR - Tony Curran – Red Road

BEST ACTRESS – Kate Dickie – Red Road

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR / ACTRESS - Leslie Phillips – Venus

MOST PROMISING NEWCOMER (ON SCREEN)
– Thomas Turgoose – This is England

BEST SCREENPLAY – Peter Morgan – The Queen

BEST FOREIGN INDEPENDENT FILM – Hidden [Cach