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New York Film Critics Circle Announce 2011 Winners

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011

The New York Film Critics Circle voted today for their picks for the 2011 awards at the Film Society at Lincoln Center. The awards will be handed out at a ceremony to be held on Monday, January 9, 2012.

The NYFCC has decided that they will not be awarding for Best Animated Film for 2011. Michel Hazanavicius’s “The Artist” was selected as best picture with a second award for Best Director. Brad Pitt was selected as Best Actor and Meryl Streep as Best Actress, full list of winners below.

Best Picture: “The Artist

Best Director: Michel Hazanavicius for “The Artist

Best Screenplay: Steven Zaillian and Aaron Sorkin for “Moneyball

Best Actor: Brad Pitt for “Moneyball” and “Tree of Life

Best Actress: Meryl Streep for “The Iron Lady”

Best Supporting Actor: Albert Brooks for “Drive”

Best Supporting Actress: Jessica Chastain for “Tree of Life,” “The Help” and “Take Shelter

Best Foreign Language Film: “A Separation”

Best Cinematography: Emmanuel Lubezki for “Tree of Life

Best Nonfiction Film: “Cave of Forgotten Dreams” (dir: Werner Herzog)

Best First Feature: “Margin Call”

Special Award to be given to filmmaker Raoul Ruiz

Margin Call Film Trailer

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Here is the trailer from Roadside Attractions’ upcoming film “Margin Call”. The movie is directed by JC Chandor, starring Kevin Spacey, Demi Moore, Zachary Quinto, Penn Badgley, Simon Baker, Paul Bettany and Zachary Quinto.

Margin Call hits theaters October 21, 2011!

Set in the high-stakes world of the financial industry, Margin Call is a thriller entangling the key players at an investment firm during one perilous 24-hour period in the early stages of the 2008 financial crisis. When an entry-level analyst unlocks information that could prove to be the downfall of the firm, a roller-coaster ride ensues as decisions both financial and moral catapult the lives of all involved to the brink of disaster.