Sunday, 11 January 2015

BOYHOOD WINS FIVE AWARDS FROM HOUSTON CRITICS


The Houston Film Critics Society announced its award winners yesterday, and Boyhood won its most impressive haul of the season so far, taking five awards, including two individually for Richard Linklater. Other awards were pretty much down the line, with many favourites taking home honours. Their nominations, from almost a month back, can be found here, with their awards below:

Best Picture
Boyhood

Best Director
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)

Best Actor
Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)

Best Actress
Julianne Moore (Still Alice)

Best Supporting Actor
J. K. Simmons (Whiplash)

Best Supporting Actress
Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)

Best Screenplay
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)

Best Cinematography
Emmanuel Lubezki (Birdman)

Best Original Score
Alexandre Desplat (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Best Original Song
'Everything Is Awesome' (The LEGO Movie)

Best Animated Picture
The LEGO Movie

Best Documentary
Citizenfour

Best Foreign Picture
Force Majeure

Texas Independent Film Award
Boyhood

Best Technical Achievement
'Filming over 12 years' (Boyhood)

Worst Film of the Year
The Identical

Best Poster
Annie Atkins (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Outstanding Contribution to Cinema
Houston Film Commission

Lifetime Achievement Award
Larry McMurtry