Armando Iannucci by Matt Crockett

The Death of Stalin wins Best Comedy Film of 2018!

17th December 2018

Armando Iannucci was the recipient of yet another award this week for his hit comedy The Death of Stalin. The film was awarded the Best Comedy Film of 2018 at this year's European Film Awards, following the Scottish BAFTA's with Armando winning both Best Director and Best Writer for film/television for The Death of Stalin.

When accepting the award Armando said “It just shows what a good idea it is for countries to co-operate together and work with the British in, let’s call it a European community, a European union. It worked very well, I’m going to take that idea back to the United Kingdom.”

You can read about the other winners here