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Detroit Film Critics Society

The Detroit Film Critics Society is a film critic organization based in Detroit, Michigan, United States. It was founded in 2007 and comprises a group of over twenty film critics. To become a member, the critic must have reviewed at least twelve films a year in an established publication with no more than two per publication admitted. It presents annual awards at the end of the year, for the best films of the preceding year.[1]

Categories

2007

Best Film

No Country for Old Men

Best Director

Joel Coen and Ethan Coen - No Country for Old Men

Best Actor

George Clooney - Michael Clayton as Michael Clayton

Best Actress

Ellen Page - Juno as Juno MacGuff

Best Supporting Actor

Javier Bardem - No Country for Old Men as Anton Chigurh

Best Supporting Actress

Tilda Swinton - Michael Clayton as Karen Crowder

Best Cast

Juno

Best Newcomer

Diablo Cody - Juno

2008

Best Film

Slumdog Millionaire

Best Director

Danny Boyle - Slumdog Millionaire

Best Actor

Mickey Rourke - The Wrestler as Randy "The Ram" Robinson

Best Actress

Kate Winslet - Revolutionary Road as April Wheeler

Best Supporting Actor

Heath Ledger - The Dark Knight as The Joker

Best Supporting Actress

Marisa Tomei - The Wrestler as Pam / Cassidy

Best Cast

Frost/Nixon

Best Newcomer

Martin McDonagh - In Bruges

2009

Best Film

Up

Best Director

Pete Docter - Up

Best Actor

Colin Firth - A Single Man George Falconer

Best Actress

Gabourey Sidibe - Precious as Claireece "Precious" Jones

Best Supporting Actor

Christoph Waltz - Inglourious Basterds as Col. Hans Landa

Best Supporting Actress

Mo'Nique - Precious as Mary Lee Johnston

Best Ensemble

The Hangover

Breakthrough Performance

Gabourey Sidibe - Precious as Claireece "Precious" Jones

2010

Best Film

Best Director

Danny Boyle - 127 Hours

Best Actor

Colin Firth - The King's Speech as George VI

Best Actress

Jennifer Lawrence - Winter's Bone as Ree Dolly

Best Supporting Actor

Christian Bale - The Fighter as Dickie Eklund

Best Supporting Actress

Amy Adams - The Fighter as Charlene Fleming

Best Ensemble

Winter's Bone

Breakthrough Performance

Jennifer Lawrence - Winter's Bone as Ree Dolly

2011

Best Film

The Artist[2]

Best Director

Michel Hazanavicius - The Artist[2]

Best Actor

Michael Fassbender - Shame as Brandon Sullivan[2]

Best Actress

Michelle Williams - My Week with Marilyn as Marilyn Monroe[2]

Best Supporting Actor

Christopher Plummer - Beginners as Hal Fields[2]

Best Supporting Actress

Carey Mulligan - Shame as Sissy Sullivan[2]

Best Ensemble

Carnage[2]

Breakthrough Performance

Jessica Chastain - The Help, Take Shelter and The Tree of Life as Celia Foote, Samantha LaForche, and Mrs. O'Brien[2]

Best Screenplay

Moneyball - Steven Zaillian and Aaron Sorkin[2]

Best Documentary Film

Tabloid[2]

2012

Best Film

Silver Linings Playbook

Best Director

David O. Russell - Silver Linings Playbook

Best Actor

Daniel Day-Lewis - Lincoln as Abraham Lincoln

Best Actress

Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook as Tiffany Maxwell

Best Supporting Actor

Robert De Niro - Silver Linings Playbook as Patrizio "Pat" Solitano, Sr.

Best Supporting Actress

Anne Hathaway - Les Misérables as Fantine

Best Ensemble

Lincoln

Breakthrough Performance

Zoe Kazan - Ruby Sparks

Best Screenplay

Silver Linings Playbook - David O. Russell

Best Documentary Film

Jiro Dreams of Sushi

2013

Best Film

Her

Best Director

Alfonso Cuarón - Gravity

Best Actor

Matthew McConaughey - Dallas Buyers Club as Ron Woodroof

Best Actress

Brie Larson - Short Term 12 as Grace

Best Supporting Actor

Jared Leto - Dallas Buyers Club as Rayon

Best Supporting Actress

Scarlett Johansson - Her as Samantha (voice)

Best Ensemble

American Hustle

Breakthrough Performance

Brie Larson - Short Term 12 (actress)

Best Screenplay

Spike Jonze - Her

Best Documentary Film

Stories We Tell

2014

Best Film

Boyhood

Best Director

Richard Linklater - Boyhood

Best Actor

Michael Keaton - Birdman as Riggan Thomson

Best Actress

Rosamund Pike - Gone Girl as Amy Elliott-Dunne

Best Supporting Actor

J. K. Simmons - Whiplash as Terence Fletcher

Best Supporting Actress

Patricia Arquette - Boyhood as Olivia Evans

Best Ensemble

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (TIE)
The Grand Budapest Hotel (TIE)
Guardians of the Galaxy (TIE)

Breakthrough Performance

Damien Chazelle - Whiplash (director, screenplay)

Best Screenplay

Richard Linklater - Boyhood

Best Documentary

Citizenfour

2015

Best Film

Spotlight

Best Director

George Miller - Mad Max: Fury Road

Best Actor

Michael Caine - Youth as Fred Ballinger

Best Actress

Saoirse Ronan - Brooklyn as Eilis Lacey

Best Supporting Actor

Liev Schreiber - Spotlight as Martin Baron

Best Supporting Actress

Alicia Vikander - The Danish Girl as Gerda Wegener

Best Ensemble

Spotlight

Breakthrough Performance

Alicia Vikander - The Danish Girl and Ex Machina

Best Screenplay

Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer - Spotlight

Best Documentary

Amy

2016

Best Film

La La Land

Best Director

Damien Chazelle - La La Land

Best Actor

Casey Affleck - Manchester by the Sea as Lee Chandler

Best Actress

Emma Stone - La La Land as Mia Dolan

Best Supporting Actor

Jeff Bridges - Hell or High Water as Marcus Hamilton

Best Supporting Actress

Viola Davis - Fences as Rose Maxson (TIE)
Greta Gerwig - 20th Century Women as Abbie (TIE)

Best Ensemble

20th Century Women

Breakthrough Performance

Kelly Fremon Craig - The Edge of Seventeen (director, screenplay)

Best Screenplay

Damien Chazelle - La La Land

Best Documentary

O.J.: Made in America

2017

Best Film

The Florida Project

Best Director

Sean Baker - The Florida Project

Best Actor

James Franco - The Disaster Artist as Tommy Wiseau

Best Actress

Frances McDormand - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri as Mildred Hayes

Best Supporting Actor

Willem Dafoe - The Florida Project as Bobby Hicks

Best Supporting Actress

Allison Janney - I, Tonya as LaVona Golden

Best Ensemble

The Post

Breakthrough Performance

Jordan Peele - Get Out (writer, director)

Best Screenplay

Martin McDonagh - Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Documentary

Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond

Best Animated Film

The Lego Batman Movie

Best Use of Music

Baby Driver

2018

Best Film

Eighth Grade

Best Director

Adam McKay - Vice

Best Actor

Ethan Hawke - First Reformed as Reverend Ernst Toller

Best Actress

Toni Collette - Hereditary as Annie Graham

Best Supporting Actor

Josh Hamilton - Eighth Grade as Mark Day

Best Supporting Actress

Regina King - If Beale Street Could Talk as Sharon Rivers

Best Ensemble

Vice

Breakthrough Performance

Bo Burnham - Eighth Grade (writer/director)

Best Screenplay

Brian Hayes Currie, Peter Farrelly, and Nick Vallelonga - Green Book (TIE)
Adam McKay - Vice (TIE)

Best Documentary

Three Identical Strangers

Best Animated Film

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Best Use of Music

A Star Is Born

References

  1. ^ "About Us". Detroit Film Critics Society. Retrieved 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Detroit Film Critics Society announces awards nominees; 'Take Shelter' leads with six nods". MLive.com. Retrieved 2016.

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