Members of the Los Angeles Film Critics Association (LAFCA) are gathering Sunday for their annual Best of the Year poll in films. The group will start deliberating on winners in 14 categories, honoring one winner and one runner-up.
LAFCA named Steve McQueen’s Small X Best Picture as runner-up alongside Chloe Zhao’s Nomadland. The two films switched locations with the Best Director category going to Zhao while McQueen was the runner-up.
Last year, critics in Los Angeles finally tapped the Best Picture winner Parasite As your choice for Best Picture. The director of that film, Bong Joon Ho, won Best Director.
Other big winners included Promising young ladyCarrie Mulligan received Best Actress Award, while the late Chadwick Boseman earned Best Actor Award for her role Ma raini’s black bottom.
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The organization gave director, writer and star Radha Blanc a New Generation Award 40 years old version. Meanwhile, LAFCA awarded Career Achievement Awards for 106-year-old Hou Hsiao-hsien and Harry Belafonet Norman Lloyd receives the inaugural Legacy Award.
The awards season has been in stall mode due to the coronovirus epidemic, but New York Film Critics Circle kicked things off with the A24 award on Friday First cow As its best feature. The LAFCA voting date is much higher than the scheduled time; The previous year’s gathering was on 8 December. The latest date for the Oscar ceremony in 2021 is 25 April, which has pushed the entire kudos parade back.
Read the full list of LAFCA winners below.
Winner: SMALL AX
Winner: Chloe Zhao, Nomadland
Runner-up: Steve McQueen, SMALL AX
Winner: Carey Mulligan, Professional Young Woman
Runner-up: Viola Davis, MA Rhine’s Black Bottom
Winner: CHADWICK BOSMAN, MA RAINEY’S BLACK BOTTOM
Runner-up: Riz Ahmed, Metal Sound
Winner: Emerald Fennell, Promising Young Woman
Runner-up: Eliza Hetman, Never Somes Always
Best Supporting Actress
Winner: Winner: Yun Yuh-jung, Minari
Runner-up: Amanda Seyfred, MANK
Best Supporting Actor
Winner: Glennon Turman, MA Rhine’s Black Bottom
Runner-up: Paul Reiche, SOUND OF METAL
Winner: Yorgos Lamprino, Father
Runner-up: Gabriel Rhodes, Time
Best production design
Winner: Donald Graham Burt, MANK
Runner-up: Sergei Ivanov, BEANPOLE
Best Music / Score
Runner-up: Lovers Rock
Winner: SMALL AX, Shabier Kirchner
Runner-up: Nomadland, Joshua James Richards
Best foreign language film
Runner-up: Martin Eden
Douglas Edwards Experimental Film Award
Winner: John Gianvito’s HER SOCIALIST SMILE
New generation award
Winner: Radha Blanc, 40-Year-Old Version
Career achievement award