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Jan 5, 2015

North Carolina Film Critics Association Awards 2015

North Carolina Film Critics Association awarded "The Grand Budapest Hotel" with best picture prize while Richard Linklater won best director for "Boyhood". The former also won award for original screenplay and the latter for its supporting performer, Patricia Arquette. "Birdman" won the most prizes in categories lead actor for Michael Keaton, supporting actor for Edward Norton and a special award for Zach Galifanikas. Star of the acclaimed psychological horror film "The Babadook", Essie Davis won best actress award, a first for her this season. Also "Guardians of the Galaxy" won adapted screenplay, another surprise. Below is the list of winners:

Best Film:
The Grand Budapest Hotel

Best Director:
Richard Linklater (Boyhood)

Best Actor:
Michael Keaton (Birdman)

Best Actress:
Essie Davis (The Babadook)

Best Supporting Actor:
Edward Norton (Birdman)

Best Supporting Actress:
Patricia Arquette (Boyhood)

Best Original Screenplay:
Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel)

Best Adapted Screenplay:
James Gunn and Nicole Perlman (Guardians of the Galaxy)

Best foreign Language Film:
Force Majeure

Best Animated Feature Film:
The Lego Movie

Best Documental Feature Film:
Life Itself

Tar Heel Award (Related to North Carolina):
Zach Galifanikas (Birdman)