Monday, 22 December 2014

SOUTHEASTERN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION CHOOSES THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL


Another coup for The Grand Budapest HotelWes Anderson's comedy-drama has won its second Best Picture award of the season, and it's its second major critics group win too. The Southeastern Film Critics Association has chosen the film for not only its top award, but for its Original Screenplay and Ensemble awards also. That puts it ahead of closest competitors Birdman and Boyhood with this group as well. Here are all of the details:

Best Film
1. The Grand Budapest Hotel
2. Boyhood
3. Birdman
4. Whiplash
5. The Imitation Game
6. Gone Girl
7. Snowpiercer
8. Nightcrawler
9. Foxcatcher
10. The Theory of Everything

Best Director
1. Richard Linklater (Boyhood)
2. Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Best Actor
1. Michael Keaton (Birdman)
2. Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything)

Best Actress
1. Julianne Moore (Still Alice)
2. Reese Witherspoon (Wild)

Best Supporting Actor
1. J. K. Simmons (Whiplash)
2. Edward Norton (Birdman)

Best Supporting Actress
1. Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)
2. Tilda Swinton (Snowpiercer)

Best Original Screenplay
1. Wes Anderson and Hugo Guinness (The Grand Budapest Hotel)
2. Armando Bo, Alexander Dinelaris, Nicolas Giacobone and Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (Birdman)

Best Adapted Screenplay
1. Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl)
2. Nick Hornby (Wild)

Best Cinematography
1. Emmanuel Lubezki (Birdman)
2. Robert D. Yeoman (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Best Ensemble
1. The Grand Budapest Hotel
2. Birdman

Best Animated Film
1. The LEGO Movie
2. Big Hero 6

Best Documentary
1. Life Itself
2. Citizenfour

Best Foreign Language Film
1. Force Majeure
2. Ida

The Gene Wyatt Award for the Film that Best Evokes the Spirit of the South
1. Selma
2. Cold in July