Danny Boyle's movie is named best film

Slumdog Millionaire took home seven gongs at the British Academy Film Awards last night.

The rags-to-riches movie scooped the coveted Best Film prize and filmmaker Danny Boyle, 52, was named Best Director.

It also bagged trophies for Best Cinematography, Best Sound, Best Music, Best Editing and Best Adapted Screenplay.

In the acting categories, Kate Winslet, 33, was named Best Actress for The Reader, while Mickey Rourke, 56, won Best Actor for The Wrestler.

The late Heath Ledger was recognised as Best Supporting Actor for The Joker and Penelope Cruz, 34, was Best Supporting Actress for Vicky Cristina Barcelona.

Brad Pitt
, 45, Angelina Jolie, 33, Sharon Stone and Christian Slater were just some of the stars who attended the film bash in London.

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Full list of Bafta winners:

BEST FILM  
SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE – Christian Colson

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM  
MAN ON WIRE – Simon Chinn, James Marsh

THE CARL FOREMAN AWARD  
for Special Achievement by a British Director, Writer or Producer for their First Feature Film
STEVE McQUEEN (Director/Writer) – Hunger

DIRECTOR  
SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE – Danny Boyle

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY  
IN BRUGES – Martin McDonagh

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY  
SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE – Simon Beaufoy

FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE  
I’VE LOVED YOU SO LONG – Yves Marmion, Philippe Claudel

ANIMATED FILM  
WALL•E – Andrew Stanton

LEADING ACTOR  
MICKEY ROURKE – The Wrestler

LEADING ACTRESS  
KATE WINSLET – The Reader

SUPPORTING ACTOR  
HEATH LEDGER – The Dark Knight

SUPPORTING ACTRESS  
PENÉLOPE CRUZ – Vicky Cristina Barcelona

MUSIC  
SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE – A. R. Rahman

CINEMATOGRAPHY
SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE – Anthony Dod Mantle

EDITING  
SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE – Chris Dickens

PRODUCTION DESIGN  
THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON – Donald Graham Burt, Victor J.

COSTUME DESIGN  
THE DUCHESS – Michael O’Connor

SOUND  
SLUMDOG MILLIONARE – Glenn Freemantle, Resul Pookutty, Richard Pryke, Tom Sayers, Ian Tapp

SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS  
THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON – Eric Barba, Craig Barron, – Nathan McGuinness, Edson Williams

MAKE UP & HAIR  
THE CURIOUS CASE OF BENJAMIN BUTTON – Jean Black, Colleen Callaghan

SHORT ANIMATION  
WALLACE AND GROMIT: A MATTER OF LOAF AND DEATH – Steve Pegram, Nick Park, Bob Baker

SHORT FILM  
SEPTEMBER – Stewart le Maréchal, Esther May Campbell

ORANGE RISING STAR AWARD  
NOEL CLARKE

OUTSTANDING BRITISH CONTRIBUTION TO CINEMA  
PINEWOOD STUDIOS AND SHEPPERTON STUDIOS

ACADEMY FELLOWSHIP  
TERRY GILLIAM