Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Name NOMADLAND Best Picture of 2020

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The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted the road drama NOMADLAND as the best film of 2020, according to the results of its 27th annual critics’ poll released today. Following is a complete list of award winners, with choices listed in order of votes received.

Rounding out the composite list of the top 10 films of the year were as follows:

2) Promising Young Woman

3) The Trial of the Chicago 7

4) Minari

5) One Night in Miami

6) Mank

7) Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

8) Sound of Metal

9) Da 5 Bloods

10) First Cow


Best Actor
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom1) Chadwick Boseman for Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

2) Riz Ahmed for Sound of Metal

3) Gary Oldman for Mank

4) Delroy Lindo for Da 5 Bloods

5) Anthony Hopkins for The Father

 


Best Actress

Promising Young Woman1) Carey Mulligan for Promising Young Woman

2) Frances McDormand for Nomadland

3) Viola Davis for Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

4) Vanessa Kirby for Pieces of a Woman

5) Andra Day for The United States of Billie Holiday

 


Best Supporting Actor

Judas and the Black MEssaih1) Daniel Kaluuya for Judas and the Black Messiah

2) Leslie Odom Jr. for One Night in Miami

3) Sacha Baron Cohen for The Trial of the Chicago 7

4) Bill Murray for On the Rocks

5) Paul Raci for Sound of Metal

 


Best Supporting Actress

Mank1) Amanda Seyfried for Mank

2) Youn Yuh-jung for Minari

3) Helena Zengel for News of the World

4) Maria Bakalova for Borat Subsequent Movie Film

5) Olivia Colman for The Father

 


Best Director

19171) Chloe Zhao for Nomadland

2) Emerald Fennell for Promising Young Woman

3) Regina King for One Night in Miami

4) David Fincher for Mank

5) Aaron Sorkin for The Trial of the Chicago 7


Best Foreign Language Film

Minari1) Minari

2) Another Round

3) The Life Ahead

4) La Llorona

5) Martin Eden

 


Best Documentary

Time1) Time

2) Dick Johnson is Dead

3) Boys State

4) The DIssident

5) Crip Camp

 


Best Animated Film

Soul1) Soul

2) Wolfwalker

 

 

 


Best Screenplay

Promising Young Woman1) Emerald Fennell for Promising Young Woman

2) Aaron Sorkin for The Trial of the Chicago 7

 

 

 


Best Cinematography

nomadland1) Joshia James Reynolds for Nomadland

2) Erik Messerschmidt for Mank

 

 


 

Best Musical Score

Mank1) Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, Mank

2) James Newton Howard for News of the World

 

 

 


Russell Smith Award

MinariThe association also voted Minari as the winner of the Russell Smith Award, named for the late Dallas Morning News film critic. The honor is given annually to the best low-budget or cutting-edge independent film.


 

 

 

Due to adjusted eligibility guidelines for this year, films released through Feb. 28, 2021, were considered in all categories. The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association consists of 32 broadcast, print and online journalists from throughout North Texas. For more information, visit www.dfwcritics.com or follow us on Facebook or Twitter @dfwfilmcritics.

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