Sunday, 21 February 2016

CAROL WINS FIVE INTERNATIONAL CINEPHILE SOCIETY AWARDS


Trust the International Cinephile Society to correct all of awards season's mistakes. A variety of brilliant films and brilliant artists wins their 2015 awards, with Todd Haynes' Carol claiming five prizes including top awards Best Picture and Director. It's the perfect tonic to an imperfect season. Have a look at their equally impressive nominations here, and their first and second places for each category (plus further rankings for select awards) below.

Best Picture
1. Carol
2. The Assassin
3. Mad Max: Fury Road
4. Clouds of Sils Maria
5. 45 Years
6. Inside Out
7. Li'l Quinquin
8. The Duke of Burgundy
9. A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
10. Arabian Nights: Volume 1 - The Restless One / Arabian Nights: Volume 2 - The Desolate One / Arabian Nights: Volume 3 - The Enchanted One
11. Tangerine

Best Director
1. Todd Haynes (Carol)
2. Hou Hsiao Hsien (The Assassin)

Best Actor
1. Gaspard Ulliel (Saint Laurent)
2. Rohrig Geza (Son of Saul)

Best Actress
1. Rooney Mara (Carol)
2. Charlotte Rampling (45 Years)

Best Supporting Actor
1. Oscar Isaac (Ex Machina)
2. Walton Goggins (The Hateful Eight)

Best Supporting Actress
1. Kristen Stewart (Clouds of Sils Maria)
2. Mya Taylor (Tangerine)

Best Original Screenplay
1. Olivier Assayas (Clouds of Sils Maria)
2. Jessica Hausner (Amour Fou)

Best Adapted Screenplay
1. Phyllis Nagy (Carol)
2. Andrew Haigh (45 Years)

Best Cinematography
1. Lee Ping Bin (The Assassin)
2. Edward Lachman (Carol)

Best Editing
1. Margaret Sixel (Mad Max: Fury Road)
2. Matyas Fekete (The Duke of Burgundy)

Best Production Design
1. Huang Wen Ying (The Assassin)
2. Judy Becker (Carol)

Best Score
1. Carter Burwell (Carol)
2. Rich Vreeland (It Follows)

Best Ensemble
1. Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem
2. Spotlight

Best Animated Film
1. Inside Out
2. When Marnie Was There

Best Documentary
1. Heart of a Dog
2. In Jackson Heights

Best Picture Not in the English Language
1. The Assassin
2. Li'l Quinquin
3. A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence
4. Arabian Nights: Volume 1 - The Restless One / Arabian Nights: Volume 2 - The Desolate One / Arabian Nights: Volume 3 - The Enchanted One
5. Jauja
6. Son of Saul
7. Amour Fou
8. Phoenix
9. Hard to Be a God
10. Saint Laurent
11. La Sapienza