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Boston Society of Film Critics: No Country for Old Men wins Best Pic

The first among a slew of critic associations, societies and circles, the Boston Society of Film Critics awarded home town fav. Gone Baby Gone with a pair of wins, but the real tussle in many categories (we should be seeing similar results in other cities) is between the American film classic favorite No Country for Old Men and art-house, Euro-like The Diving Bell and the Butterfly. Frank Langella picks up est actor and thus receiving more kudos for his perf in Starting Out in the Evening while Marion Cotillard will be part of a two-way race for Oscar (against Julie Christie's Away From Her). Best documentary film goes to Dan Klores' Crazy Love and Pixar's summer film release will be a lock for Best animation this year. Here is the complete list of winners below:…

Best Picture: No Country For Old Men

 Best Actor: Frank Langella for Starting Out in the Evening

  Best Actress: Marion Cotillard for La Vie en Rose

Best Supporting Actor: Javier Bardem for No Country for Old Men

Best Supporting Actress: Amy Ryan for Gone Baby Gone

 Best Director: Julian Schnabel for The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

 Best Screenplay: Brad Bird for Ratatouille


Best Cinematography: Janusz Kaminski for The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

 Best Documentary: Crazy Love


 Best Foreign-Language Film: The Diving Bell and the Butterfly


 Best New Filmmaker: Ben Affleck for Gone Baby Gone 

 Best Ensemble Cast: Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead



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Eric Lavallée is the founder, CEO, editor-in-chief, film journalist, and critic at, established in 2000. A regular at Sundance, Cannes, and Venice, Eric holds a BFA in film studies from the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema. In 2013, he served on the narrative competition jury at the SXSW Film Festival. He was an associate producer on Mark Jackson’s "This Teacher" (2018 LA Film Festival, 2018 BFI London). In 2022, he was a New Flesh Juror for Best First Feature at the Fantasia International Film Festival. Current top films for 2023 include The Zone of Interest (Glazer), Inside the Yellow Cocoon Shell (Pham Thien An), Totem (Lila Avilés), La Chimera (Alice Rohrwacher), All Dirt Roads Taste of Salt (Raven Jackson).

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