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Dec 12, 2011

LA Film Critics Association Awards 2011

I found LA Critics association awards very interesting as i saw their tweets coming. Their choices were really unique and interesting. They also announced runner ups which showed even more diversity. The Descendants, Hugo and The Tree of Life seemed to have battled in Picture and Director category as you can see, Fassbender won and also Poetry which i though was a 2010 film won here best actress. Also happy with the Plummer and Chastain win. A Separation won screenplay awards and was a runner up in foreign language category which is so great and quite deserving.

Here is the full list of winners and Runner ups:

Best Picture

The Descendants
Runner-Up: The Tree of Life

Best Director

Terrence Malick (The Tree of Life)
Runner-Up: Martin Scorsese (Hugo)

Best Actor

Michael Fassbender (A Dangerous Method, Jane Eyre, Shame, X-Men First Class)
Runner-Up: Michael Shannon (Take Shelter)

Best Actress

Yun Jung-Hee (Poetry)
Runner-Up: Kristen Dunst (Melancholia)

Best Supporting Actor

Christopher Plummer (Beginners)
Runner-Up: Patton Oswalt (Young Adult)

Best Supporting Actress

Jessica Chastain (Coriolanus, The Help, The Debt, Take Shelter, Texas Killing Fields, The Tree of life)
Runner-Up: Janet McTeer (Albert Nobbs)

Best Screenplay

A Separation, Asghar Farhadi
Runner-Up: The Descendants, Alexander Payne, Nat Faxon, Jim Rash

Best Animation

Runner-Up: The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn

Best Foreign Film

City of Life and Death
Runner-Up: A Separation

Best Documentary/Non-Fiction

Cave of Forgotten Dreams
Runner-Up: The Arbor

Best Independent/Experimental

Spark of Being

Best Cinematography

The Tree of Life (Emmanuel Lubezki)
Runner-Up: City of Life and Death (Cao Yu)

Best Production Design

Hugo (Dante Ferretti)
Runner-Up: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (Maria Djurkovic)

Best Music/Score

Hanna (The Chemical Brothers)
Runner-Up: Drive (Cliff Martinez)

New Generation

Martha Marcy May Marlene (Antonio Campos, Sean Durkin, Josh Mond and Elizabeth Olsen)