Iowa Film Critics Honor ‘Lincoln’ with 4 Awards!

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Des Moines, Iowa – “Lincoln” has been selected as the best film of 2012 by the Iowa Film Critics Association.

IFCA awards for 2012 are as follows:

Best Film

“Lincoln”
(Other nominees: “Silver Linings Playbook”; “Zero Dark Thirty”)

Best Director

Steven Spielberg, “Lincoln”

(Other nominees: Kathryn Bigelow, “Zero Dark Thirty”; Tom Hooper, “Les Miserables”)

Best Actor

Daniel Day Lewis, “Lincoln”

(Other nominees: Bradley Cooper, “Silver Linings Playbook”; John Hawkes, “The Sessions”)

Best Actress

Jessica Chastain, “Zero Dark Thirty”

(Other nominees: Jennifer Lawrence, “Silver Linings Playbook”; Emmanuelle Riva, “Amour”)

Best Supporting Actor

Tommy Lee Jones, “Lincoln”

(Other nominees: Alan Arkin, “Argo”; Robert DeNiro, “Silver Linings Playbook”)

Best Supporting Actress

Anne Hathaway, “Les Miserables”
(Other nominees: Amy Adams, “The Master”; Helen Hunt, “The Sessions”)

Best Animated Film

“Brave”

(Other nominees: “ParaNorman,” “Wreck-It Ralph”)

The IFCA also annually selects “Best Film That Has Yet to Open In Iowa.” This year’s honor goes to “Amour.”

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