The Alliance of Women Film Journalists Name Parasite The Best of 2019


With the Oscar nominations approaching, the Alliance of Women Film Journalists have announced their picks for the best of 2019 and it’s another victory for Parasite!

Check out the AWFJ’s winners below:

  • Best Film
    PARASITE
  • Best Director
    Bong Joon-ho, PARASITE
  • Best Screenplay, Original
    PARASITE, Bong Joon-ho
  • Best Screenplay, Adapted
    LITTLE WOMEN, Greta Gerwig
  • Best Documentary
    APOLLO 11
  • Best Animated Film
    I LOST MY BODY
  • Best Actress
    Lupita Nyong’o, US
  • Best Actress in a Supporting Role
    Florence Pugh, LITTLE WOMEN
  • Best Actor
    Adam Driver, MARRIAGE STORY
  • Best Actor in a Supporting Role
    Brad Pitt, ONCE UPON A TIME…IN HOLLYWOOD
  • Best Ensemble Cast – Casting Director
    LITTLE WOMEN, Kathy Driscoll and Francine Maisler
  • Best Cinematography
    1917, Roger Deakins
  • Best Editing
    THE IRISHMAN, Thelma Schoonmaker
  • Best Non-English-Language Film
    PARASITE

EDA FEMALE FOCUS AWARDS
These awards honor WOMEN only.

  • Best Woman Director
    Celine Sciamma, PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE
  • Best Woman Screenwriter
    Greta Gerwig, LITTLE WOMEN
  • Best Animated Female
    Bo Peep, Annie Potts in TOY STORY 4
  • Best Breakthrough Performance
    Florence Pugh, MIDSOMMAR, LITTLE WOMEN and FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY
  • Outstanding Achievement by A Woman in The Film Industry
    Ava DuVernay for creating ARRAY and championing women in film

EDA SPECIAL MENTION AWARDS

  • Actress Defying Age and Ageism
    Zhao Shuzhen, THE FAREWELL
  • Bravest Performance
    Aisling Franciosi, THE NIGHTINGALE
  • Actress Most in Need Of A New Agent
    Anne Hathaway, THE HUSTLER and SERENITY
  • Most Egregious Lovers’ Age Difference Award
    THE PUBLIC: Emilio Estevez (57) and Taylor Schilling (35)
  • Remake or Sequel That Shouldn’t Have Been Made
    CHARLIE’S ANGELS
  • AWFJ Hall of Shame Award
    HFPA for excluding women nominees in major Golden Globe categories.

One response to “The Alliance of Women Film Journalists Name Parasite The Best of 2019

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