Thursday, May 23, 2024

NY Film Critics Circle Winners “Tár” Best Picture, Cate Blanchett Best Actress, Colin Farrell Best Actor, Keke Palmer, Ke Huy Quan, “Banshees,” “EO,” “Top Gun Maverick”


The New York Film Critics are announcing their 2022 winners one by one. It’s always fun to follow along as the white smoke rises out of the chimneys.

Best Picture goes to Todd Field’s “Tár,” starring Cate Blanchett and heading to VOD shortly. This is not the first Best Picture for Field at the NYFCC. “In the Bedroom” and each of its actors, Sissy Spacek and Tom Wilkinson, won in 2001. Congrats!

Best Director went to S.S. Rajamouli for “RRR.”

Cate Blanchett, Best Actress, TAR

Colin Farrell, Best Actor, “Banshees of Inisherin” and “After Yang”

Keke Palmer has taken Best Supporting Actress for “Nope.”

Ke Huy Quan is Best Supporting Actor from the confounding “Everything Everywhere All at Once.”

Best First Feature is “Aftersun.”

Best Animated Feature is “Marcel the Shell.”

Best Non Fiction Film: “All the Beauty and the Bloodshed.”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY: Claudio Miranda, “Top Gun: Maverick”


BEST SCREENPLAY: Martin McDonagh, “The Banshees of Inisherin”

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Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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