"Lincoln" leads BAFTA film nominations with 10

January 9, 2013

LONDON, Jan 9 (Reuters) - "Lincoln", the story of President

Abraham Lincoln's battle to end slavery, won 10 BAFTA

nominations on Wednesday, putting it at the head of the pack for

Britain's top film honours.

"Les Miserables" and "Life of Pi" followed with nine each.

The awards ceremony takes place in London on Feb. 10.

(Reporting by Mike Collett-White, editing by Paul Casciato)