Dallas Fort Worth Critics Association Winners – ‘A Star Is Born’ Finally Grabs Gold

It’s always great when a critics group actually announces their rankings for various categories. Luckily, the Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association is one of those groups. The Texas-based critics hand “A Star Is Born” Best Picture, officially giving the film its first Best Picture critics prize. While “Roma” and “The Favourite” lead prizes, “Vice” and “BlacKkKlansman” showed strength.

2018 Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association

(Choices listed in order of votes received)

BEST PICTURE

Winner: “A STAR IS BORN”

Runners-up: “ROMA;” “THE FAVOURITE;” “VICE;” “BLACKkKLANSMAN;” “BLACK PANTHER;” “GREEN BOOK;” “IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK,” “EIGHTH GRADE;” “CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?”

BEST ACTOR

Winner: Christian Bale, “VICE”

Runners-up: Rami Malek, “BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY;” Bradley Cooper, “A STAR IS BORN;” Ethan Hawke, “FIRST REFORMED;” Viggo Mortensen, “GREEN BOOK”

BEST ACTRESS

Winner: Olivia Colman, “THE FAVOURITE”

Runners-up: Lady Gaga, “A STAR IS BORN;” Melissa McCarthy, “CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?;” Glenn Close, “THE WIFE;” Nicole Kidman, “DESTROYER”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Winner: Mahershala Ali, “GREEN BOOK”

Runners-up: Richard E. Grant, “CAN YOU EVER FORGIVE ME?;” Sam Elliott, “A STAR IS BORN;” Timothee Chalamet, “BEAUTIFUL BOY;” Michael B. Jordan, “BLACK PANTHER”

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Winner: Regina King, “IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK”

Runners-up: Emma Stone, “THE FAVOURITE;” Rachel Weisz, “THE FAVOURITE;” Amy Adams, “VICE;” Claire Foy, “FIRST MAN” and Tilda Swinton, “SUSPIRIA” (tie)

BEST DIRECTOR

Winner: Alfonso Cuaron, “Roma”

Runners-up: Bradley Cooper, “A STAR IS BORN,” Yorgos Lanthimos, “THE FAVOURITE;” Spike Lee, “BLACKkKLANSMAN;” Adam McKay, “VICE”

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM

Winner: “Roma”

Runners-up: “Cold War;” “Shoplifters;” “Burning;” “Never Look Away”

BEST DOCUMENTARY

Winner: “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?”

Runners-up: “Free Solo;” “Three Identical Strangers;” “RBG;” “Minding the Gap”

BEST ANIMATED FILM

Winner: “Isle of Dogs”

Runner-up: “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”

BEST SCREENPLAY

Winner: Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara, “The Favourite”

Runner-up: Paul Schrader, “First Reformed”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Winner: Alfonso Cuaron, “Roma”

Runner-up: Robbie Ryan, “The Favourite”

BEST MUSICAL SCORE

Winner: Alexandre Desplat, “Isle of Dogs”

Runner-up: Justin Hurwitz, “First Man”

RUSSELL SMITH AWARD (best low-budget or cutting-edge independent film)

Winner: “The Rider”

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