NY Film Critics Online Awards : ‘Minari’ wins best picture award

The film won three awards altogether, remembering foreign language and Yuh-Jung Youn for best supporting actress

The New York Film Critics Online have reported their victors for the best movies and exhibitions of the year, with “Minari” from A24 beating the best picture class. This is the third sequential year the gathering has perceived an foreign language film following 2019’s “Parasite” and 2018’s “Roma.”

Lee Isaac Chung’s portrait of a Korean family moving to Arkansas during the 1980s won three honors altogether, remembering unknown dialect and Yuh-Jung Youn for best supporting entertainer. Youn shared wasn’t the lone champ in her class, binds with individual honors cheerful Ellen Burstyn for her chance in Kornél Mundruczó’s “Bits of a Woman” from Netflix.

Additionally winning three honors, Focus Features’ “Promising Young Woman” won awards in best entertainer for Carey Mulligan, screenplay and introduction chief, both for Emerald Fennell. Denoting Mulligan’s eleventh success this season, and is shutting the hole by the pundits’ chief Frances McDormand for “Nomadland.”

Talking about “Nomadland,” Chloé Zhao has in excess of three dozen successes for coordinating this season, adding another from NYFCO. She turns into the fifth lady to be perceived in the class, following Kathyrn Bigelow (“The Hurt Locker” and “Zero Dark Thirty”), Sofia Coppola (“Lost in Translation”) and Dee Rees (“Mudbound”).

Riz Ahmed’s presentation in “Sound of Metal” from Amazon Studios brought home best entertainer, his 10th honors this antecedent season. He has only two a greater number of wins than his nearest rivals Chadwick Boseman (“Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom”) and Delroy Lindo (“Da 5 Bloods”). Likewise from Amazon Studios, Leslie Odom Jr’s chance as Sam Cooke in Regina King’s “One Night in Miami” was named best supporting entertainer, actually hanging on as the second generally perceived in a classification where Paul Raci has fled with it over the most recent couple of weeks.

Sunrise Porter’s “The Way I See It,” a lovely impression of Barack Obama through his picture taker Pete Souza’s eyes, gotten its first success this season for narrative component.

The qualification period for films was from Jan. 1, 2020, to Jan. 31, 2021. This left movies, for example, “Cherry,” “French Exit,” “Judas and the Black Messiah” and “The United States vs. Billie Holiday” ineligible for acknowledgment. Because of the Covid pandemic, individuals casted a ballot basically without precedent for the gathering’s 21-year history.

The full list of winners and the group’s best 10 movies of the year are down below. You can see all the winners so far on the Awards Circuit Winners Chart (2020-2021).

  • Best Picture: “Minari” (A24)
  • Best Director: Chloé Zhao, “Nomadland” (Searchlight Pictures)
  • Best Actor: Riz Ahmed, “Sound of Metal” (Amazon Studios)
  • Best Actress: Carey Mulligan, “Promising Young Woman” (Focus Features)
  • Best Supporting Actor: Leslie Odom Jr, “One Night in Miami” (Amazon Studios)
  • Best Supporting Actress: Ellen Burstyn, “Pieces of a Woman” (Netflix) and Yuh-Jung Youn, “Minari” (A24) – TIE
  • Best Screenplay: “Promising Young Woman” (Focus Features) – Emerald Fennell
  • Best Animated Feature: “Soul” (Pixar)
  • Best Cinematography: “Nomadland” (Searchlight Pictures) – Joshua James Richards
  • Best Use of Music: “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” (Netflix) – Branford Marsalis
  • Best Documentary Feature: “The Way I See It” (Focus Features)
  • Best Foreign Language: “Minari” (A24)
  • Best Debut Director: Emerald Fennell, “Promising Young Woman” (Focus Features)
  • Breakthrough Performer: Kingsley Ben-Adir, “One Night in Miami” (Amazon Studios) and Maria Bakalova, “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm” (Amazon Studios) – TIE
  • Best Ensemble Cast: “The Trial of the Chicago 7” (Netflix)

Top 10 Films (alphabetical)

  • “The Assistant” (Bleecker Street)
  • “First Cow” (A24)
  • “I’m Thinking of Ending Things” (Netflix)
  • “Minari” (A24)
  • “Never Rarely Sometimes Always” (Focus Features)
  • “Nomadland” (Searchlight Pictures)
  • “One Night in Miami” (Amazon Pictures)
  • “Promising Young Woman” (Focus Features)
  • “Tommaso” (Kino Lorber)
  • “The Trial of the Chicago 7” (Netflix)