Saturday, February 27, 2010

The 2009 Front Row Award Nominations

They're here! The 2009 Front Row Award nominations are up and running over at http://frontrowawards.webs.com/.

Please visit the website for the full list of nominations and leave your feedback here. In the meantime, here are the majors:

BEST PICTURE
  • Antichrist
  • Goodbye Solo
  • Munyurangabo
  • Still Walking
  • 35 Shots of Rum

BEST DIRECTOR
  • Ramin Bahrani, Goodbye Solo
  • Claire Denis, 35 Shots of Rum
  • Michael Haneke, The White Ribbon
  • Kore-Eda Hirokazu, Still Walking
  • Lars Von Trier, Antichrist

BEST ACTOR
  • Jeff Bridges, Crazy Heart
  • Nicholas Cage, Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans
  • George Clooney, Up in the Air
  • Colin Firth, A Single Man
  • Ben Foster, The Messenger

BEST ACTRESS
  • Abbie Cornish, Bright Star
  • Carey Mulligan, An Education
  • Gabourey Sidibe, Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire
  • Meryl Streep, Julie & Julia
  • Tilda Swinton, Julia

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
  • Woody Harrelson, The Messenger
  • Alfred Molina, An Education
  • Paul Schneider, Bright Star
  • Stanley Tucci, The Lovely Bones
  • Christoph Waltz, Inglourious Basterds

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
  • Vera Farmiga, Up in the Air
  • Anna Kendrick, Up in the Air
  • Melanie Laurent, Inglourious Basterds
  • Mo'Nique, Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire
  • Samantha Morton, The Messenger

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
  • Scott Neustadter, Michael H. Weber, (500) Days of Summer
  • Adam Elliot, Mary and Max
  • Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, A Serious Man
  • Claire Denis, 35 Shots of Rum
  • Michael Haneke, The White Ribbon

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

  • Jane Campion, Bright Star
  • Wes Anderson, Noah Baumbach, Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • Tom Ford, A Single Man
  • Jason Reitman, Sheldon Turner, Up in the Air
  • Spike Jonze, Dave Eggers, Where the Wild Things Are

1 comment:

Danny King said...

I find it interesting that a lot of your Picture and Director nominees are very small, unusual picks, while the majority of the Acting ones are from more mainstream films.