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Dec 16, 2014

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2014


Chicago Film Critics Association announced their award winners for the year. "Boyhood" as usual picked up the main prize as well as best director, supporting actress and editing. "The Grand Budapest Hotel" and "Birdman" tied for best cinematography. The former also won awards for art direction and original screenplay. The great "Life Itself" won best documentary while "The LEGO Movie" continues to sweep animated film prizes. Damien Chazelle was awarded most promising filmmaker. Check out the full list of winners below:

Best Picture:
"Boyhood"


Best Director:
Richard Linklater, "Boyhood"

Best Actor:
Michael Keaton, "Birdman"

Best Actress:
Julianne Moore, "Still Alice"

Best Supporting Actor:
J.K. Simmons, "Whiplash"

Best Supporting Actress:
Patricia Arquette, "Boyhood"

Best Original Screenplay:
"The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Best Adapted Screenplay:
"Gone Girl"

Best Foreign Film:
"Force Majeure"

Best Animated Film:
"The LEGO Movie"

Best Documentary:
"Life Itself"

Best Editing:
"Boyhood"

Best Cinematography:
(tie) "Birdman" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Best Art Direction/Production Design:
"The Grand Budapest Hotel"

Best Original Score:
"Under the Skin"

Most Promising Filmmaker:
Damien Chazelle, "Whiplash"

Most Promising Performer:
Jack O'Connell, "Starred Up" and "Unbroken"