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2021 Boston Society of Film Critics Awards Announced

The Boston Society of Film Critics have announced their award winners for the year, and Ryusuke Hamaguchi‘s Drive My Car has surprisingly won its top prize. This marks the second big win during the precursor season for the little film. Could it be a major player in the making? We shall see. Here are the full list of winners:

Best Picture  – Drive My Car

Best Actor – Hidetoshi Nishijima, Drive My Car

Best Actress – Alana Haim, Licorice Pizza

Best Supporting Actor – Troy Kotsur, CODA

Best Supporting Actress – Jessie Buckley, The Lost Daughter

Best Director – Ryūsuke Hamaguchi, Drive My Car

Best Screenplay – Ryūsuke Hamaguchi & Takamasa Oe, Drive My Car

Best Cinematography – Ari Wegner, The Power of the Dog

Best Documentary – Summer of Soul (or… When the Revolution Could Be Televised)

Best English Language Film  – The Power of the Dog

Best Animated Film – Flee

Best Film Editing – Affonso Gonçalves & Adam Kurnitz, The Velvet Underground

Best New Filmmaker – Maggie Gyllenhaal, The Lost Daughter

Best Ensemble Cast – Licorice Pizza

Best Original Score – Jonny Greenwood, Spencer

Source: BSFC


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Written by Maxance Vincent

Maxance Vincent is a freelance film and TV critic, and a recent graduate of a BFA in Film Studies at the Université de Montréal. He is currently finishing a specialization in Video Game Studies, focusing on the psychological effects regarding the critical discourse on violent video games.

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