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Dec 18, 2014

Austin Film Critics Association Awards 2014


Austin Film Critics Association awarded their best picture prize to "Boyhood", which also won the awards for best director, supporting actress and best Austin film. Actors Jake Gyllenhaal and Rosamund Pike have been winning lots of critics prizes of late. Not to forget the Swedish film "Force Majeure". "Birdman" as usual won awards for cinematography and score. And Gillian Flynn adds yet another trophy to her 2014 awards collection for "Gone Girl". Check out below to see the full list of winners:

Best Film: 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 Original Screenplay: Dan Gilroy, Nightcrawler
Best Adapted Screenplay: Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl
Best Foreign Language Film: Force Majeure
Best Animated Film: The LEGO Movie
Best Documentary: Citizenfour
Best Cinematography: Emmanuel Lubezki, Birdman
Best Score: Antonio Sanchez, Birdman
Best First Film: Nightcrawler
Breakthrough Artist: Jennifer Kent, The Babadook
Best Austin Film: Boyhood (Richard Linklater)
Special Honorary Award: Gary Poulter (Joe)

AFCA 2014 Top Ten Films:

1. Boyhood
2. Whiplash
3. The Grand Budapest Hotel
4. Birdman
5. Snowpiercer
6. Nightcrawler
7. Selma
8. The Imitation Game
9. (tie) Inherent Vice and Gone Girl