Monday, 5 January 2015

NORTH TEXAS FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCE 2014 AWARDS


Of the Texas-based critic groups, only Dallas-Fort Worth so far has opted out of giving homeboy Richard Linklater's Boyhood their top prize; they gave theirs to Birdmanwhich wins just an Ensemble Cast award from the North Texas Film Critics Association. The NTFCA joins the Austin critics, with the Houston critics still to announce their final choices, in rewarding Boyhood with their top prize, alongside awards for Best Director and Best Supporting Actress for Patricia Arquette. Here are all of their choices:

Best Picture
Boyhood

Best Director
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)

Best Actor
Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler)

Best Actress
Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl)

Best Supporting Actor
J. K. Simmons (Whiplash)

Best Supporting Actress
Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)

Best Cinematography
Hoyte van Hoytema (Interstellar)

Best Ensemble Cast
Birdman

Best Animated
The LEGO Movie

Best Documentary
Life Itself

Best Foreign Language Film
Ida - Poland