The Operators Award 2019

Feature film and TV Drama

2019 sponsors and supporters

Supporting our industry, and The Operators Award in 2019
Sean Savage ACO on Game Of Thrones, with director Michelle McLaren & Guy Bennett B-camera dolly grip.
Feature Film sponsor, Panavision UK:

Tiny Panavision logoWorld-leading designer and manufacturer of high-precision camera systems.

TV Drama sponsor, Ronford-Baker

Tiny Ronford-Baker logoCamera Support technology: makers of Academy Award winning tripods and fluid heads since 1966.

Nominees’ lunch sponsor, Red

RED logo black tiny“RED has redefined the possibilities of cinema, and opened a new chapter in progressive cinematography.”

2019 Television Drama category

For outstanding Camera Operator work on a television drama
Michael Carstensen ACO 'Our Girl Season 1' 1700x1100 low res

Eligible members are invited to submit TV drama productions for consideration from 18th November to 22nd December 2019. Members may nominate themselves or a colleague, so long as the nominee is informed.

Eligible members may then vote for up to two productions from a list published on this website, from 1st to 18th January 2020.

The five most popular productions from this list will go to the final stage, where in the last week of January, a judging panel will decide on a winner from the nominated titles.

The BSC President will announce the winner at the BSC Awards Night, 15th February 2020 in London.

2019 Feature Film category

For outstanding Camera Operator work on a feature film
Jon Beecham operating A Cam on Amma Asantes - A United Kingdom - low res

Eligible members are invited to choose up to five titles from a ‘long list’ of films (first screened in the UK between 1st January and 30th November 2019), which will be published on this website, from 1st to 18th January 2020 only.

The five most popular productions from this list will go to the final stage, where in the last week of January, a judging panel will decide on a winner from the nominated titles.

In the last week of January, a jury appointed from the Awards Committee or qualifying membership, will decide on a winner from the nominated titles.

The BSC President will announce the winner at the BSC Awards Night, 15th February 2020 in London.