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Argo, Daniel Day-Lewis, Emmanuelle Riva Take Home BAFTA Awards

The British Film Academy Awards are the last big honors before the Sunday, Feb. 24 Oscars

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Iran hostage crisis drama Argo won the best film prize at Britain's BAFTA awards on Sunday, in a further boost for US actor-director Ben Affleck's movie at the Oscars later this month.

Affleck also won the best director award at the biggest night of the British film industry, while Daniel Day-Lewis was named best actor for Lincoln and France's Emmanuelle Riva won best actress for Amour (which opens Friday, Feb. 15 in Boise).

Here is a list of winners in the main categories of the BAFTAs, handed out Sunday evening in London.

BEST FILM: Argo

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM: Skyfall

BEST DIRECTOR: Ben Affleck for Argo

LEADING ACTOR: Daniel Day-Lewis in Lincoln

LEADING ACTRESS: Emmanuelle Riva in Amour

SUPPORTING ACTOR: Christoph Waltz in Django Unchained

SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Anne Hathaway in Les Miserables

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY: Quentin Tarantino for Django Unchained"

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: David O. Russell for Silver Linings Playbook

FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE: Amour

ORIGINAL MUSIC: Skyfall

CINEMATOGRAPHY: Life of Pi

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