British Academy Scotland Awards 2019
On 3rd November in Glasgow, at the British Academy Scotland Awards, Jon S Baird was given the Best Director award in the film category for fiction for Stan & Ollie.
He was not at the ceremony and his award was collected by Shirley Henderson, who stars in the film.
Jon Baird had this message, “I am absolutely delighted to be nominated for the BAFTA Scotland award. Although I live in England, Scotland is where I’m from and it’s where my heart is. There are such a great amount of talented film makers up there and I am honoured to be celebrating our industry’s achievements with them.”