Sunday, December 9, 2012
As with previous critics' awards, the main winner was Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty, which won for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Film Editing. The film is a telling of the hunt for Osama bin Laden.
Steven Spielberg's Lincoln picked up three wins. Daniel Day Lewis claimed Best Actor and Sally Field won Best Supporting Actress, while Tony Kushner won Best Screenplay.
There were two double-winners. Michael Haneke's Amour won Best Foreign-Language Film and Best Actress (Emmanuelle Riva).
David France won two awards for How to Survive a Plague, taking Best Documentary and Best New Filmmaker.
Complete list of winners for the 2012 Boston Society of Film Critics Award
Zero Dark Thirty
Daniel Day Lewis for Lincoln
Emmanuelle Riva for Amour
Best Supporting Actor
Ezra Miller for Perks of Being a Wallflower
Best Supporting Actress
Sally Field for Lincoln
Kathryn Bigelow for Zero Dark Thirty
Tony Kushner for Lincoln
Mihai Malaimare Jr for The Master
How to Survive a Plague
Best Foreign-Language Film
Best Animated Film
Best Film Editing (awarded in memory of Karen Schmeer)
William Goldenberg and Dylan Tichenor for Zero Dark Thirty
Best New Filmmaker (awarded in memory of David Brudnoy)
David France for How to Survive a Plague
Best Ensemble Cast
Best Use of Music in a Film