Tuesday, 6 January 2015

BOYHOOD AND TU DORS NICOLE TOP VANCOUVER FILM CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDS


Separated into international and Canadian fields, the Vancouver Film Critics Circle awards took place last night, with no clear favourite on either side of the border. Tu Dors Nicole and Mommy both reaped three awards for Canadian films, with the former winning Best Canadian Film. In international films, Best Film winner Boyhood was the only title to win in more than one category, with Patricia Arquette beating Jessica Chastain and Laura Dern to win Best Supporting Actress. The VFCC's nominations are here, and their award winners listed below:

Best Film
Boyhood

Best Director
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (Birdman)

Best Actor
Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)

Best Actress
Tilda Swinton (Only Lovers Left Alive)

Best Supporting Actor
J. K. Simmons (Whiplash)

Best Supporting Actress
Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)

Best Screenplay
Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Best Documentary
The Overnighters

Best Foreign Language Film
Force Majeure

Best Canadian Film
Tu Dors Nicole

Best Director of a Canadian Film
Denis Villeneuve (Enemy)

Best Actor in a Canadian Film
Antoine-Olivier Pilon (Mommy)

Best Actress in a Canadian Film
Julianne Cote (Tu Dors Nicole)

Best Supporting Actor in a Canadian Film
Marc-Andre Grondin (Tu Dors Nicole)

Best Supporting Actress in a Canadian Film
Suzanne Clement (Mommy)

Best Screenplay for a Canadian Film
Xavier Dolan (Mommy)

Best Canadian Documentary
The Price We Pay

Best British Columbia Film
Violent

Best First Film by a Canadian Director
Violent