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New York Film Critics Online name “Birdman” a top 10 film of 2014 with three wins

*New York Film Critics Online members met for the 15th annual awards meeting  in Dec., 2014, at the Furman Gallery inside Lincoln Center, New york, NY.

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New York Film Critics Online name “Birdman” a top 10 film of 2014 with three wins

Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood” won three awards for Picture, Director and Supporting Actress; Patricia Arquette, while Alejandro González Iñárritu’sBirdman” also won three for its Screenplay, Cinematography and Ensemble Cast.

Actor Eddie Redmayne was honored for his performance in “The Theory of Everything,” while Marion Cotillard received an award for her performance in “Two Days, One Night,” which also won for Foreign Language Film. J.K. Simmons won for Supporting Actor in “Whiplash.”

Film Awards,  2014

(Categories in bold)

PICTURE – Boyhood (IFC Films)

DIRECTOR – Richard Linklater for Boyhood

ACTRESS  – Marion Cotillard for Two Days, One Night

ACTOR – Eddie Redmayne for The Theory of Everything

SUPPORTING ACTRESS – Patricia Arquette for Boyhood

SUPPORTING ACTOR – J.K. Simmons for Whiplash

ENSEMBLE CAST – Birdman

DEBUT AS DIRECTOR – Dan Gilroy for NIghtcrawler

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMER – Jack O’Connell for Unbroken and Starred Up

SCREENPLAY – Birdman (Armando Bo, Alexander Dinelaris, Nicolás Giacobone, Alejandro González Iñárritu)

CINEMATOGRAPHY – Birdman (Emmanuel Lubezki)

USE OF MUSIC – Get On Up
(score – Thomas Newman; music supervisor – Budd Carr)

FOREIGN LANGUAGE PICTURE – Two Days, One Night

DOCUMENTARY-  Life Itself

ANIMATED FEATURE – The Lego Movie

TOP TEN PICTURES (Alphabetical)

 

  1. Birdman (Fox Searchlight)
  2. Boyhood  (IFC Films)
  3. Guardians of the Galaxy (Walt Disney Pictures)
  4. The Imitation Game (The Weinstein Company)
  5. A Most Violent Year  (A24 Films)
  6. Mr. Turner (Sony Pictures Classics)
  7. Selma (Paramount Pictures)
  8. The Theory of Everything (Focus Features)
  9. Under the Skin (A24 Films)
  10. Whiplash (Sony Pictures Classics)

 

 

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Kam Williams
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