Awards and prizes

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Success for female nominees at London critics' circle film awards
Films directed by women include Rose Glass’s Saint Maud with eight nominations, followed by Sarah Gavron’s Rocks, with six

Catherine Shoard

12, Jan, 2021 @4:13 PM

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'The most honest person I ever met': Chadwick Boseman's widow pays tribute at Gotham film awards
Simone Ledward accepts honour on behalf of her late husband as Riz Ahmed and Nicole Beharie pick up best actor and best actress awards

Andrew Pulver

12, Jan, 2021 @12:25 PM

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Grammy awards postponed weeks before ceremony over Covid concerns
The biggest night in US music is being pushed back as a result of virus spread in California

Benjamin Lee

05, Jan, 2021 @8:20 PM

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It's time to give a new generation of comics a crack at the Grammys
Familiar faces Jerry Seinfeld, Patton Oswalt and Jim Gaffigan feature on this year’s shortlist – an award dominated by Netflix specials with nary an indie voice in sight

Brian Logan

05, Jan, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Lee Lawrence’s memoir of his mother’s shooting by police wins Costa award
The Louder I Will Sing wins best biography, with other prizes including best novel for Monique Roffey and posthumous poetry honour for Eavan Boland

Alison Flood

04, Jan, 2021 @7:30 PM

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Memorial by Bryan Washington review – a masterclass in empathy
This impressive debut novel, a follow-up to the award-winning story collection Lot, inhabits a gay relationship from both sides

Ian Williams

30, Dec, 2020 @7:30 AM

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Archibald prize 2020: Angus McDonald's portrait of Behrouz Boochani wins people's choice award
Portrait depicting ‘strong, confident and peaceful’ Kurdish-Iranian writer and refugee, who spent six years in detention, wins public vote

Guardian staff

16, Dec, 2020 @12:17 AM

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John le Carré never won the Booker – but then he preferred it out in the cold | Simon Jenkins
The late novelist was a shadowy giant of post-war British fiction, says the Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins

Simon Jenkins

14, Dec, 2020 @4:47 PM

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Prime Minister's Literary awards: Tara June Winch wins in record-breaking year for Indigenous work
Winch becomes the first Indigenous author to win both Australia’s major writing prizes in the same year for her novel the Yield

Steph Harmon

09, Dec, 2020 @9:56 PM

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Nines and Mahalia top winners at 2020 Mobo awards
Rapper and R&B singer each pick up two awards, with Steve McQueen, Headie One and Young T & Bugsey among other winners

Ben Beaumont-Thomas

09, Dec, 2020 @8:30 PM

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Boris and Ursula’s last-minute date | Brief letters
Brief letters: Brexit blind date | Negotiating skills | Coronation Street | Bad sex award | Royals and travel restrictions

Letters

09, Dec, 2020 @6:07 PM

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Guardian wins five prizes at British Journalism Awards
Newspaper leads the field thanks to scoops including Dominic Cummings revelations and Luanda Leaks

Archie Bland

09, Dec, 2020 @5:19 PM

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