A small production company in Manchester has been nominated for a BAFTA for their first film.
'The Voorman Problem' has been nominated in the short film category and stars Tom Hollander and 'The Hobbit' actor Martin Freeman, who both gave their time for free.
The firm, Honlodge, will join celebrities on the red carpet at the awards ceremony at London's Royal Opera House on Sunday, February 10.
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