Friday, 9 January 2015


The Georgia Film Critics Association has announced its choices for the best in film last year. Although current Oscar risk Selma won another two critic awards from the group, Best Picture and Director both went to Boyhoodwhich races unabated toward major Oscar wins in those categories. Also in Supporting Actress, though the Georgia critics gave Tilda Swinton that award for SnowpiercerHere are their nominations, and below, their awards:

Best Picture

Best Director
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)

Best Actor
Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)

Best Actress
Marion Cotillard (Two Days, One Night)

Best Supporting Actor
J. K. Simmons (Whiplash)

Best Supporting Actress
Tilda Swinton (Snowpiercer)

Best Original Screenplay
Dan Gilroy (Nightcrawler)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Gillian Flynn (Gone Girl)

Best Cinematography
Emmanuel Lubezki (Birdman)

Best Production Design
Anna Pinnock and Adam Stockhausen (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Best Original Score
Hans Zimmer (Interstellar)

Best Original Song
Lonnie Lynn, Che Smith and John Stephens - 'Glory' (Selma)

Best Ensemble
The Grand Budapest Hotel

Best Animated Film
The LEGO Movie

Best Documentary
Life Itself

Best Foreign Film

Breakthrough Award
David Oyelowo (Default / Interstellar / A Most Violent Year / Nightingale / Selma)

Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgian Cinema
Ava DuVernay and Paul Webb (Selma)