‘Roma,’ and ‘The Americans’ Win Top Critics’ Choice Honors

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Reprinted from Variety by  on January 13, 2019.

Roma won best picture and director for Alfonso Cuarón at the 24th annual Critics’ Choice Awards Sunday night. The film also won best cinematography and best foreign film. FX’s The Americans and Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story took top TV honors.

For films, Vice star Christian Bale won lead actor, while Lady Gaga (A Star Is Born) and Glenn Close (The Wife) tied in lead actress. Lady Gaga also won the best song prize, for “Shallow.” Mahershala Ali (Green Book) and Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk) won in the supporting categories.

Screenplay awards went to Paul Schrader (First Reformed) and Barry Jenkins (If Beale Street Could Talk), while Eighth Grade star Elsie Fisher won the young actor/actress award. …

The films nominated for Best Editing are:

Best Editing
Jay Cassidy – A Star Is Born
Hank Corwin – Vice
Tom Cross – First Man
Alfonso Cuarón, Adam Gough – Roma
Yorgos Mavropsaridis – The Favourite
Joe Walker – Widows

The winner is Tom Cross for his work in First Man.

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