The Phoenix Film Critics announce their Nominees!

Take a gander:

TOP TEN FILMS OF 2011 (in alphabetical order)

  • “The Artist”
  • “The Descendants”
  • “Drive”
  • “The Help”
  • “Hugo”
  • “Midnight in Paris”
  • “Moneyball”
  • “My Week With Marilyn”
  • “Super 8″
  • “The Tree of Life”

BEST DIRECTOR

  • “Woody Allen, “Midnight in Paris”
  • “Michael Hazanavicius, “The Artist”
  • “Alexander Payne, “The Descendants”
  • “Martin Scorsese, “Hugo”
  • “Tate Taylor, “The Help”

BEST ACTOR IN A LEADING ROLE

  • “George Clooney, “The Descendants”
  • “Jean Dujardin, “The Artist
  • “Michael Fassbender, “Shame”
  • “Gary Oldman, “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy”
  • “Brad Pitt, “Moneyball”

BEST ACTRESS IN A LEADING ROLE

  • “Glenn Close, “Albert Nobbs”
  • “Viola Davis, “The Help”
  • “Elizabeth Olsen, “Martha Marcy May Marlene”
  • “Meryl Streep, “The Iron Lady”
  • “Michelle Williams, “My Week with Marilyn”

BEST ACTOR IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • “Kenneth Branagh, “My Week with Marilyn”
  • “Albert Brooks, “Drive”
  • “John Hawkes, “Martha Marcy May Marlene”
  • “Jonah Hill, “Moneyball”
  • “Christopher Plummer, “Beginners”

BEST ACTRESS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE

  • “Berenice Bejo, “The Artist”
  • “Bryce Dallas Howard, “The Help”
  • “Jessica Chastain, “The Help”
  • “Octavia Spencer, “The Help”
  • “Shailene Woodley, “The Descendants”

BEST ENSEMBLE ACTING

  • “”Bridesmaids”
  • “”Contagion”
  • “”Margin Call”
  • “”Midnight in Paris”
  • “”Super 8″

BEST SCREENPLAY – ORIGINAL

  • “”The Artist”
  • “”Beginners”
  • “”Midnight in Paris”

BEST SCREENPLAY – ADAPTATION

  • “”Descendants”
  • “”The Help”
  • “”Hugo”

BEST LIVE ACTION FAMILY FILM

  • “”Dolphin Tale”
  • “”Hugo”
  • “”The Muppets”
  • “”We Bought a Zoo”

THE OVERLOOKED FILM OF THE YEAR

  • “”A Better Life”
  • “”The Conspirator”
  • “Texas Killing Fields”

BEST ANIMATED FILM

  • “”The Adventures of Tintin”
  • “”Rango”
  • “”Winnie the Pooh”

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

  • “”Incendies”
  • “”Point Blank”
  • “”The Skin I Live In”

BEST DOCUMENTARY

  • “”African Cats”
  • “”The Greatest Movie Ever Sold”
  • “”Page One: Inside the New York Times”
  • “”Project Nim”

BEST ORIGINAL SONG

  • “I Believe In You, “Johnny English Reborn”
  • “Life’s a Happy Song, “The Muppets”
  • “The Living Proof, “The Help”
  • “Star Spangled Man, “Captain America”

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE

  • “The Artist”
  • “”Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • “”Moneyball”
  • “”Super 8″

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • “”The Artist”
  • “”Hugo”
  • “”Tree of Life”

BEST FILM EDITING

  • “”The Artist”
  • “”Super 8″
  • “”Tree of Life”

BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN

  • “”The Artist”
  • “”Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2″
  • “”Hugo”

BEST COSTUME DESIGN

  • “”The Artist”
  • “”Hugo”
  • “”Jane Eyre”

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

  • “”Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2″
  • “”Hugo”
  • “”Rise of the Planet of the Apes”

BEST STUNTS

  • “”Drive”
  • “”Fast Five”
  • “”Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2″

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE ON CAMERA

  • “Elle Fanning, “Super 8″
  • “Thomas Horn, “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”
  • “Elizabeth Olsen, “Martha Marcy May Marlene”
  • “Shailene Woodley, “The Descendants”

BREAKTROUGH PERFORMANCE BEHIND THE CAMERA

  • “Sean Durkin, “Martha Marcy May Marlene”
  • “Michael Hazanavicius, “The Artist”
  • “Tate Taylor, “The Help”

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A YOUTH IN A LEAD OR SUPPORTING ROLE – MALE

  • “Asa Butterfield, “Hugo”
  • “Joel Courtney, “Super 8″
  • “Thomas Horn, “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close”

BEST PERFORMANCE BY A YOUTH IN A LEAD OR SUPPORTING ROLE – FEMALE

  • “Elle Fanning, “Super 8″
  • “Amara Miller, “The Descendants”
  • “Chloe Grace Moretz, “Hugo”
  • “Saoirse Ronan, “Hanna”
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