“Nomadland” is displaying no indicators of slowing down. The Frances McDormand-led Oscar frontrunner was simply named Finest Image by The Chicago Movie Critics Affiliation (CFCA), and Zhao gained the glory for Finest Director. Zhao lately scored Finest Director wins from The Boston Society of Movie Critics, the Los Angeles Movie Critics Affiliation (LAFCA), and The New York Movie Critics Circle (NYFCC).
Written by Zhao, “Nomadland” follows Fern (Frances McDormand), a widow from an economically depressed Nevada mining city who begins dwelling as a modern-day nomad, touring the American West in her tenting van.
CFCA additionally acknowledged Zhao with the glory for Finest Tailored Screenplay. McDormand was named Finest Actress, and Joshua James Richards took house the prize for Finest Cinematography for his work on the drama.
“By no means Not often Typically All the time” additionally made a serious impression on voters. Eliza Hittman’s abortion drama gained Finest Authentic Screenplay and its star, Sidney Flanigan, was named Most Promising Newcomer.
“Dick Johnson Is Lifeless,” Kirsten Johnson’s reckoning together with her father’s mortality, claimed the prize for Finest Documentary.
Emerald Fennel gained the Milos Stehlik Breakthrough Award for Carey Mulligan-starrer “Promising Younger Lady,” a revenge story a couple of lady decided to show sexual predators a lesson.
Head over to CFCA’s website to take a look at the entire winners.