Social Network Wins L.A. and Boston Critics Awards


More accolades today: The Los Angeles Film Critics Association announced its annual awards, and it’s more praise for The Social Network, which nabbed best picture, best screenplay, best director, and best score. On the other coast, The Social Network was also named best picture by the Boston Society of Film Critics. From Boston critics, the film also nabbed best actor for Jesse Eisenberg, best director for David Fincher, best screenplay for Aaron Sorkin and best use of music in a film for Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross. In L.A., Fincher actually tied for best director with Carlos’ Olivier Assayas. Meanwhile, in California, Black Swan was only awarded best score. Check out all the L.A. winners, below:

Best Picture
The Social Network
(Runner-up: Carlos)

Best Actor
Colin Firth, The Kings Speech
(Runner-up: Edgar Ramirez, Carlos)

Best Actress
Kim Hye-Ja, Mother
(Runner-up: Jennifer Lawrence, Winter’s Bone)

Best Supporting Actor
Niels Arestrup, A Prophet
(Runner-up: Geoffrey Rush, The King’s Speech)

Best Supporting Actress
Jacki Weaver, Animal Kingdom
(Runner-up: Olivia Williams, The Ghost Writer)

Best Director
Olivier Assayas, Carlos and David Fincher, The Social Network (tie)

Best Screenplay
The Social Network
(Runner-up: The King’s Speech)

Best Cinematography
Black Swan
(Runner-up: True Grit)

New Generation Award
Lena Dunham, Tiny Furniture

Best Foreign-Language Film

Social Network, Carlos Lead L.A. Film Critics [IndieWire]

Social Network Wins L.A. and Boston Critics Awards