Monday, 14 December 2015

SOUTHEASTERN FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION PICK SPOTLIGHT AS THE BEST FILM OF THE YEAR


Guess which film won Best Film at the Southeastern Film Critics Association? Not that you'd need to, since it's in the title and it's written below too, but it's hardly a stretch nonetheless - Tom McCarthy's Spotlight picked up yet another award from the SEFCA, who followed in other groups' footsteps by acknowledging George Miller in Best Director. They picked up on one particularly fast-rising contender in Best Actor, giving that award to Trumbo's Bryan Cranston. All the details can be found below:

Best Film
1. Spotlight
2. Mad Max: Fury Road
3. Room
4. Brooklyn
5. Carol
6. The Big Short
7. The Martian
8. Inside Out
9. Bridge of Spies
10. Trumbo

Best Director
1. George Miller (Mad Max: Fury Road)
2. Tom McCarthy (Spotlight)

Best Actor
1. Bryan Cranston (Trumbo)
2. Michael Fassbender (Steve Jobs)

Best Actress
1. Brie Larson (Room)
2. Saoirse Ronan (Brooklyn)

Best Supporting Actor
1. Sylvester Stallone (Creed)
2. Mark Rylance (Bridge of Spies)

Best Supporting Actress
1. Alicia Vikander (Ex Machina)
2. Kate Winslet (Steve Jobs)

Best Original Screenplay
1. Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer (Spotlight)
2. Josh Cooley, Pete Docter and Meg LeFauve (Inside Out)

Best Adapted Screenplay
1. Emma Donoghue (Room)
2. Adam McKay and Charles Randolph (The Big Short)

Best Cinematography
1. John Seale (Mad Max: Fury Road)
2. Luca Bigazzi (Youth)

Best Ensemble
1. Spotlight
2. The Big Short

Best Animated Film
1. Inside Out
2. Anomalisa

Best Documentary
1. Amy
2. Best of Enemies

Best Foreign Language Film
1. Son of Saul
2. The Assassin

The Gene Wyatt Award for the Film that Best Evokes the Spirit of the South
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