FILMS SEEN IN THE YEAR 2012

(Films not released or shown in Chicago until 2012)

 

 

 

1.)  Beasts of the Southern Wild                         97

USA                                                                Benh Zeitlin

 

2.)  Post Tenebras Lux                                         96

Mexico                                                           Carlos Reygadas

 

3.)  Moonrise Kingdom                                         96

USA                                                                Wes Anderson

 

4.)  Holy Motors                                                       95

France  Germany                                        Léos Carax 

 

5.)  The Invisible War                                             95

USA                                                                Kirby Dick

 

6.)  Bullhead (Rundskop)                                     94

Belgium                                                        Michaël R. Roskam

 

7.)  Something in the Air (Aprčs mai)                 94

France                                                           Olivier Assayas 

 

8.)  A Simple Life (Tao jie)                                     94

Hong Kong  China                                     Ann Hui

 

9.)  King of Devil's Island (Kongen av Bastřy)           93

Norway  Sweden  Poland  France         Marius Holst 

 

10.)  Sister (L'enfant d'en haut)                           93

France  Switzerland                                   Ursula Meier

 

11.)  This Must Be the Place                                93

Italy  France  Ireland                                  Paolo Sorrentino

 

12.)  In the Family                                                   93

USA                                                                Patrick Wang

 

13.)  The Scapegoat                                              93

Great Britain                                                Charles Sturridge 

 

14.)  We Need to Talk About Kevin                    92

Great Britain  USA                                      Lynne Ramsay

 

15.)  House of Tolerance (L’Apollonide – souvenirs de la...           92

France                                                           Bertrand Bonello

 

16.)  Flower Buds (Poupata)                                92

Czech Republic                                          Zdenĕk Juráský

 

17.)  A Secret World (Un Mundo Secreto)        92

Mexico  Switzerland                                  Gabriel Mariňo

 

18.)  The Repentant (El Taaib)                            92

Algeria                                                           Merzak Allouache

 

19.)  Silver Linings Playbook                              92

USA                                                                David O. Russell

 

20.)  Not Fade Away                                               92

USA                                                                David Chase                       

 

21.)  Polisse                                                             92

France                                                           Maďwenn

 

22.)  Norwegian Wood                                          91

Japan                                                            Tran Anh Hung

 

23.)  Domain                                                             91

France                                                           Patric Chiha

 

24.)  Breathing (Atmen)                                         91

Austria                                                           Karl Markovics

 

25.)  Shadow Dancer                                             91

Great Britain  Ireland                                 James Marsh

 

26.)  The Deep Blue Sea                                       91

Great Britain  USA                                      Terence Davies

 

27.)  Aita                                                                    91

Spain                                                             José María de Orbe

 

28.)  One Minute of Darkness (Dreileben 3 – Eine Minute ...                        91

Germany                                                       Christoph Hochhäusler

 

29.)  Monsieur Lazhar                                            91

Canada                                                         Philippe Falardeau

 

30.)  Mr. Sophistication                                         91

USA                                                                Danny Green 

 

31.)  A Separation (Jodaeiye Nader az Simin) 91

Iran                                                                 Asghar Farhadi 

 

32.)  Pina in 3D                                                        91

Germany  France  Great Britain              Wim Wenders

 

33.)  Beyond (Svinalängorna)                             90

Sweden                                                         Pernille August

 

34.)  Keyhole                                                            90

Canada                                                         Guy Maddin 

 

35.)  Beloved (Les Bien-Aimés)                          90

France  Great Britain  Czech Rep          Christophe Honoré

 

36.)  The Perks of Being a Wallflower               90

USA                                                                Stephen Chbosky

 

37.)  Take This Waltz                                             90

Canada  Japan  Spain                               Sarah Polley

 

38.)  The Central Park Five                                  90

USA                                                                Ken Burns

 

39.)  Dark Horse                                                      90

USA                                                                Todd Solondz

 

40.)  An Encounter With Simone Weil               90

USA  Italy  Sweden                                    Julia Haslett

 

41.)  Snowtown                                                       89

Australia                                                       Justin Kurzel 

 

42.)  Beats Being Dead (Dreileben 1 - Etwas Besseres als...          89

Germany                                                       Christian Petzold

 

43.)  Elena                                                                 89

Russia                                                           Andrei Zvyagintsev

 

44.)   If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle (Eu când vreau ...      89

Romania  Sweden  Germany                  Florin Serban

 

45.)  Beyond the Hills (După dealuri)                89

Romania  France  Belgium                      Cristian Mungiu

 

46.)  Paradise: Love (Paradies: Liebe)              88

Austria  Germany  France                        Ulrich Seidl

 

47.)  Pure (Till det som är vackert)                     88                   

Sweden                                                         Lisa Langseth

 

48.)  The Day He Arrives (Book chon bang hyang)              88                   

South Korea                                                Hong Sang-soo

 

49.)  Barbara                                                            88

Germany                                                       Christian Petzold 

 

50.)  The Paperboy                                                88

USA                                                                Lee Daniels

 

51.)  The Sapphires                                               88

Australia                                                       Wayne Blair

 

52.)  Looper                                                              88

USA                                                                Rian Johnson

 

53.)  Pariah                                                               88

USA                                                                Dee Rees

 

54.)  Drought (Cuates de Australia)                   88

Mexico                                                           Everardo González

 

55.)  Black's Game (Svartur á leik)                     87

Iceland                                                          Óskar Thór Axelsson

           

56.)  Caesar Must Die (Cesare deve morire)    87

Italy                                                                Paolo and Vittorio Taviani

 

57.)  Carnage                                                           87

France  Germany  Poland  Spain           Roman Polanski

 

58.)  Belle Épine                                                      87

France                                                           Rebecca Ziotowski

 

59.)  Bestiaire                                                           87

Canada  France                                          Denis Côté

 

60.)  Chasing Ice                                                     87

USA                                                                Jeff Orlowski 

 

61.)  The World Is Funny (Haolam Mats'hik)   87

Israel                                                              Shemi Zarhin

 

62.)  The Well-Diggers's Daughter (La fille du puisatier...    87

France                                                           Daniel Auteuil 

 

63.)  Crazy Horse                                                    87

USA  France                                    Frederick Wiseman 

 

64.)  Late Bloomers                                                87

France  Belgiam  Great Britain                Julie Gavras

 

65.)  Dreams in Another Language (Oneira se alli glossa)...           87

Greece                                                           Lucia Rikaki

 

66.)  Bully (2012)                                                     86

USA                                                                Lee Hirsch

 

67.)  Killing Them Softly                                       86

USA                                                                Andrew Dominick

 

68.)  Starlet                                                               86

USA                                                                Sean Baker

 

69.)  Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry                                86

USA  China                                      Alison Klayman

 

70.)  Killer Joe                                                          86

USA                                                                William Friedkin

71.)  Headhunters (Hodejegerne)                 86

Norway  Germany                                      Morten Tyldum

 

72.)  Haywire                                                            86

USA                                                                Steven Soderbergh

 

73.)  Hell and Back Again                                     86

USA  Great Britain  Afghanistan             Danfung Dennis

 

74.)  The Last Sentence (Dom över död man)            85

Sweden                                                         Jan Troell 

 

75.)  The Hunter (Skekarchi)                               85

Iran  Germany                                              Rafi Pitts

 

76.)  Whore's Glory                                    85

Austria  Germany                                       Michael Glawogger

 

77.)  Safety Not Guaranteed                                85

USA                                                                Colin Trevorrow

 

78.)  Like Someone in Love                                 84

France  Japan                                             Abbas Kiarostami 

 

79.)  The Loneliest Planet                                    84

USA                                                                Julia Loktev

 

80.)  Damsels in Distress                                      84

USA                                                                Whit Stillman

 

81.)  Footnote (Hearat Shulayim)                       84

Israel                                                              Joseph Cedar

 

82.)  First Position                                                  84

USA                                                                Bess Kargman 

 

83.)  To Rome With Love                                      84

USA  Italy  Spain                                         Woody Allen

 

84.)  Fat Kid Rules the World                               84

USA                                                                Matthew Lillard

 

85.)  Sound of My Voice                                        84

USA                                                                Zal Batmanglij 

 

86.)   Outrage (Autoreiji)                                        84

Japan                                                 Takeshi Kitano 

 

87.)  After Lucia (Después de Lucía)                 83

Mexico                                                           Michel Franco 

 

88.)  The Hunter (2011)                                         83

Australia                                                       Daniel Nettheim

 

89.)  Hitchcock                                                        83

USA                                                                Sacha Gervasi

 

90.)  The Color Wheel                                            83

USA                                                                Alex Ross Perry

 

91.)  Wuthering Heights (Arnold)                        82

Great Britain                                                Andrea Arnold

 

92.)  Tomboy                                                           82

France                                                           Céline Sciamma

 

93.)  Hors Satan                                                      82

France                                                           Bruno Dumont

 

94.)  Yuma                                                                82

Poland  Czech Republic               Piotr Mularuk

 

95.)  Morgen                                                             81

Romania  France  Hungary                     Marian Crişan

 

96.)  The Kid With a Bike (Le gamin au vélo)  81

France  Belgium  Italy                               Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne

 

97.)  Splinters                                                          81

USA                                                                Adam Pesce

 

98.)  The Exam (A vizsga)                                     81

Hungary                                                        Péter Bergendy

 

99.)  A Burning Hot Summer (Un été brűlant)      81

France  Italy  Switzerland                         Philippe Garrel 

 

100.)  Kuma                                                              81

Austria                                                           Unut Dag

 

101.)  Argo                                                                81

USA                                                                Ben Affleck

 

102.)  The Grey                                                        81

USA                                                                Joe Carnahan

 

103.)  Let the Bullets Fly (Rang zidan fei)         81

China  Hong Kong                                     Jiang Wen

 

104.)  God Bless America                                     80

USA                                                                Bobcat Goldthwait

 

105.)  End of Watch                                                80

USA                                                                David Ayer

 

106.)  Blue Like Jazz                                              80

USA                                                                Steve Taylor

 

107.)  I Wish (Kiseki)                                              80

Japan                                                            Hirokazu Kore-eda

 

108.)  Small, Beautifully Moving Parts              80

USA                                                                Annie J. Howell and Lisa Robinson

 

109.)  Mekong Hotel                                               80

Thailand  Great Britain                              Apichatpong Weerasethakul

 

110.)  Promised Land (2012)                                80

USA                                                                Gus van Sant

 

111.)  Lincoln                                                           80

USA                                                                Steven Spielberg

 

112.)  Unforgivable (Impardonnables)              80

France                                                           André Téchiné

 

113.)  Richard Garriot: Man on a Mission         80

USA                                                                Mike Woolf

 

114.)  Black Venus (Vénus noire)                       79

France  Belgium                                         Abdellatif Kechiche

 

115.)  Dragon (Wu Xia)                                          79

Hong Kong  China                                     Peter Chan 

 

116.)  The Master                                                    79

USA                                                                Paul Thomas Anderson

 

117.)  Back In Your Arms (Kai apkabinsiu tave)         78

Lithuania  Poland  Germany                    Kristijonas Vildziunas

 

118.)  Shameless (Bez wstydu)                          78

Poland                                                           Filip Marczewski

 

119.)  Premium Rush                                             78

USA                                                                David Koepp

 

120.)  We Have a Pope (Habemus Papam)      78

Italy  France                                                 Nanni Moretti

 

121.)  Your Sister's Sister                                     77

USA                                                                Lynn Shelton

 

122.)  The Drudgery Train (Kueki ressha)       77

Japan                                                            Nobuhiro Yamashita

                                               

123.)  Elles                                                                77

France  Poland  Germany            Malgorzata Szumowska                                                  

 

124.)  Thin Ice                                                          76

USA                                                                Jill Sprecher

 

125.)  Seeking a Friend for the End of the World       76

USA  Singapore  Malaysia  Indonesia   Lorene Scafaria 

 

126.)  Declaration of War (La Guerre est Déclarée)   75

France                                                           Valérie Donzelli

 

127.)  Marie Krřyer                                                 75

Denmark                                                       Billie August 

 

128.)  The Story of Lover's Rock                       75

Great Britain                                                Menelik Shabazz 

 

129.)  The Weekend (Das wochenende)          74

Germany                                                       Nina Grosse

 

130.)  The Iron Lady                                               74

Great Britain                                                Phyllida Lloyd

 

131.)  Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close       74

USA                                                                Stephen Daldry

 

132.)  Richard's Wedding                                     73

USA                                                                Onur Tukel

 

133.)  New Jerusalem                                            73

USA                                                                Rick Alverson

 

134.)  Lola Versus                                                  72

USA                                                                Daryl Wein

 

135.)  The First Rasta (Le Premier Rasta)        71

France  Mauritius                           Hélčne Lee and Christophe Farnarier

 

136.)  Where Do We Go Now? (Et maintenant on va ?)               70

France  Lebanon  Italy  Egypt                 Nadine Labaki 

 

137.)  Francine                                                        70

USA                                                    Brian M. Cassidy and Melanie Shatzky

 

138.)  Doctored                                                       70

USA                                                                Bobby Sheehan

 

139.)  Don't Follow Me Around (Dreileben 2 – Komm mir ni...        69

Germany                                                       Dominik Graf

 

140.)  A Monkey On My Shoulder (Ŕ coeur ouvert)   68

France  Argentina                                      Marion Laine

 

141.)  Retrace (Visszatérés)                                 67

Hungary  Romania  Sweden                   Judit Elek

 

142.)  Cloud Atlas                                                   67

USA                                        Andy and Lana Wachowski and Tom Tykwer

 

143.)  Night Across the Street (La noche de enfrente)         67

Chile  France                                               Raúl Ruiz

 

144.)  The Beat Hotel                                             67

USA  France  Great Britain                       Alan Govenar 

 

145.)  The Graveyard Keeper's Daughter (Surnuaiavahi tüta...     65

Estonia                                                          Katrin Lauer 

 

146.)  Hick                                                                 62

USA                                                                Derick Martini

 

147.)  Django Unchained                                      58

USA                                                                Quentin Tarantino 

 

 

BEST ACTOR

Benjamin Helstad – King of Devil’s Island

Ken’ichi Matsuyama – Norwegian Wood

Peyman Moadi – A Separation

*Matthias Schoenaerts – Bullhead 

Thomas Schubert – Breathing

Stefan Kurt – One Minute of Darkness (Dreileben Trilogy 3)

Daniel HenshallSnowtown

Jiang Wen – Let the Bullets Fly

Michel Piccoli – We Have a Pope

Mohamed Fellag – Monsieur Lazhar

Joel Murray – God Bless America

Jared Gilman – Moonrise Kingdom  

Jordan Gelber – Dark Horse 

Matthew McConaughey – Killer Joe

Andy Lau – A Simple Life 

Jake Gyllenhaal – End of Watch

Michael Peńa – End of Watch

Joaquin Phoenix – The Master

Patrick Wang – In the Family  

Daniel Auteuil – The Well Digger’s Daughter  

Chris O’Dowd – The Sapphires

*Denis Lavant – Holy Motors 

Clément Métayer – Something in the Air  

Thor Kristjansson – Black’s Game

Jesper Christensen – The Last Sentence

Tadashi Okuno – Like Someone in Love

Matthew Rhys – The Scapegoat

Harry Lennix – Mr. Sophistication 

Jakub Gierszal – Yuma 

*Kacey Mottet Klein – Sister

Bradley Cooper – Silver Linings Playbook  

Sean Penn – This Must Be the Place

*Daniel Day-Lewis – Lincoln 

Anthony Hopkins – Hitchcock

BEST ACTRESS

Meryl Streep – The Iron Lady

Adepero Oduye – Pariah 

Leila Hatami – A Separation

Zoé Héran – Tomboy

*Tilda Swinton – We Need to Talk About Kevin

Alicia Vikander – Pure 

*Léa Seydoux –Sister (1) + Belle Épine (2)

Noomi Rapace – Beyond

Rachel Weisz – The Deep Blue Sea

Béatrice Dalle – Domain

Greta Gerwig – Damsels in Distress (1) + Lola Versus   

Brit Marling – Sound of My Voice

Kara Hayward – Moonrise Kingdom

Aubrey Plaza – Safety Not Guaranteed  

Carlen Altman – The Color Wheel 

Quvenzhané Wallis – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Nadezhda Markina – Elena 

Michelle Williams – Take This Waltz 

*Deannie Ip – A Simple Life

Chiara Mastroianni – Beloved 

Astrid Bergčs-Frisbey – The Well Digger’s Daughter  

Nicole Kidman – The Paperboy 

Jessica Mauboy – The Sapphires

*Margarete Tiesel – Paradise:  Love

Rin Takanashi – Like Someone in Love

Andrea Riseborough – Shadow Dancer 

*Jennifer Lawrence – Silver Linings Playbook

*Nina Hoss – Barbara 

BEST SUPP ACTOR

John C. Reilly – Carnage

Christophe Waltz – Carnage (1) + Django Unchained (2)  

Stellan SkarsgĺrdKing of Devil’s Island

Trond Nilssen – King of Devil’s Island

Max von Sydow – Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close  

*Shahab Hosseini – A Separation

Eberhard Mirchberg – One Minute of Darkness (Dreileben Trilogy 3)

Isaďe Sultan – Domain 

Lucas Pittway – Snowtown

Finn Woodlock – The Hunter (2011)  

Émilien Néron – Monsieur Lazhar

Edward Norton – Moonrise Kingdom

Dwight Henry – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Christopher Walken – Dark Horse 

Thomas Hayden Church – Killer Joe

Cle Shaheed Sloan – End of Watch

Sebastian Banes – In the Family

Ezra Miller – The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Jean-Pierre Darroussin – The Well Digger’s Daughter   

Jóhannes Haukur Jóhannesson – Black’s Game

Damon Younger – Black’s Game

Ryo Kase – Like Someone in Love

Robert Gwisdek – Weekend

Tommy Lee Jones – Lincoln

James Gandolfini – Killing Them Softly (1) + Not Fade Away (2)

John Krasinski – Promised Land

BEST SUPP ACTRESS

Jodie Foster – Carnage

*Pernell Walker – Pariah

Rinko Kikuchi – Norwegian Wood

Viola Davis – Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close  

Sareh Bayat – A Separation

*Tehilla Blad – Beyond

Carole Bouquet – Unforgivable

Claire Holt – Blue Like Jazz   

Morgana Davies – The Hunter (2011)

Sophie Nélisse – Monsieur Lazhar

Tara Lynne Barr – God Bless America 

Joanna KuligElles

Rosemarie DeWitt – Your Sister’s Sister

Donna Murphy – Dark Horse

Song Seon-mi – The Day He Arrives

*Elena Lyadova – Elena

Juno Temple – Killer Joe

Ludivine Sagnier – Beloved

Emma Watson – The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Macy Gray – The Paperboy 

Besedka Johnson – Starlet 

María Birta – Black’s Game

Pernilla August – The Last Sentence

Ulla Skoog – The Last Sentence  

Anna Próchniak – Shameless

Atsuko Maeda – The Drudgery Train 

Jodhi May – The Scapegoat

Adila Bendimered – The Repentant 

Nihal G. Koldas – Kuma

Katarzyna FiguraYuma 

Bella Heathcoat – Not Fade Away 

Rosemarie DeWitt – Promised Land

BEST DIRECTOR

Marius Holst     Norway  Sweden  Poland  France         King of Devil’s Island

Asghar Farhadi                        Iran                              A Separation

*Wes Anderson            USA                             Moonrise Kingdom

Kirby Dick                                USA                             The Invisible War

*Benh Zeitlin                            USA                             Beasts of the Southern Wild

Todd Solondz                          USA                             Dark Horse

Patrick Wang                            USA                             In the Family

David O. Russell                      USA                             Silver Linings Playbook

David Chase                             USA                             Not Fade Away

Lynne Ramsay                Great Britain  USA                 We Need to Talk About Kevin

Terence Davies    Great Britain  USA                 The Deep Blue Sea

Charles Sturridge                     Great Britain                 The Scapegoat

James Marsh                   Great Britain  Ireland             Shadow Dancer 

Bertrand Bonello                      France              House of Tolerance

Maďwenn                                  France                          Polisse

Léos Carax                               France                          Holy Motors

Olivier Assayas                        France                          Something in the Air

*Ursula Meier                    France  Switzerland            Sister 

Christophe Honoré       France  Great Britain  Czech Republic  Beloved 

*Michaël R. Roskam                 Belgium                       Bullhead 

Pernilla August                        Sweden                        Beyond 

Karl Markovics                         Austria                         Breathing (Atman)

Ulrich Seidl                Austria  Germany  France           Paradise:  Love

Christian Petzold                     Germany                      Barbara   

Justin Kurzel                            Australia                      Snowtown 

Guy Maddin                             Canada                         Keyhole

Philippe Falardeau                   Canada                         Monsieur Lazhar 

Sarah Polley                            Canada                         Take This Waltz

Andrei Zvyagintsev                  Russia                          Elena

Ann Hui                            Hong Kong  China                A Simple Life  

Michel Franco                          Mexico                         After Lucia 

*Carlos Reygadas                     Mexico                         Post Tenebras Lux

Gabriel Marińo             Mexico                         A Secret World 

Cristian Mungiu                       Romania                      Beyond the Hills

Zdenĕk Juráský                        Czech Republic            Flower Buds 

Merzak Allouache                     Algeria                         The Repentant

Paolo Sorrentino             Italy  France  Ireland             This Must Be the Place

BEST SCREENPLAY

Yasmina Reza and Roman Polanski – Carnage 

Dennis Magnusson and Eric Schmid, adapted from Mette M. Břlstad and Lars Saabye Christensen – King of Devil’s Island 

Asghar Farhadi – A Separation

Lynne Ramsay and Rory Stewart Kinnear, adapted from Lionel Shriver – We Need to Talk About Kevin  

Michaël R. Roskam – Bullhead 

Terence Davies, adapted from Terence Rattigan – The Deep Blue Sea

Justin Kurzel and Shaun Grant, adapted from Debi Marshall and Andrew McGarry – Snowtown

Joseph Cedar – Footnote  

Philippe Falardeau, adapted from Évelyne de la CheneličreMonsieu Lazhar

Bobcat Goldthwait – God Bless America

*Wes Anderson and Roman Coppola – Moonrise Kingdom  

Derek Connolly – Safety Not Guaranteed

Alex Ross Perry and Carlen Altman – The Color Wheel

*Benh Zeitlin and Lucy Alibar, adapted from Lucy Alibar – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Todd Solondz – Dark Horse 

Tracy Letts – Killer Joe

Christophe Honoré – Beloved 

Patrick Wang – In the Family 

Stephen Chbosky, adapted from Stephen ChboskyThe Perks of Being a Wallflower

Rian Johnson – Looper 

Tony Briggs and Keith Thompson – The Sapphires

Léos Carax – Holy Motors 

Olivier Assayas – Something in the Air 

Ulrich Seidl and Veronika Franz – Paradise:  Love 

Óskar Thór Axelsson, adapted from Stefán Máni – Black’s Game

Shemi Zarhin – The World Is Funny 

*Zdenĕk Juráský – Flower Buds 

*Charles Sturridge, adapted from Daphne du Maurier – The Scapegoat    

Merzak Allouache – The Repentant 

Danny Green – Mr. Sophistication

Gabriel Marińo – A Secret World  

Tom Bradby, adapted from Tom Bradby – Shadow Dancer 

*Ursula Meier, Antoine Jaccoud and Gilles Taurand – Sister

*David O. Russell, adapted from Matthew Quick – Silver Linings Playbook  

Paolo Sorrentino and Umberto Contarello – This Must Be the Place

Tony Kushner, adapted from Doris Kearns Goodwin – Lincoln 

Christian Petzold and Harun Farocki – Barbara 

David Chase – Not Fade Away   

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Katsumi Yanagijima – Outrage

Bradford Young – Pariah 

Hélčne Louvart and Jörg Widmer – Pina

John Andreas Andersen – King of Devil’s Island

*Lee Ping-bin – Norwegian Wood  

Mahmood Kalari – A Separation

Seamus McGarvey – We Need to Talk About Kevin

Masanobu Takayanagi – The Grey

*Josée Deshaies – House of Tolerance

Nicolas Karakatsanis – Bullhead 

Mohammad Davudi – The Hunter

Georges Lechaptois – Belle Épine

Florian Hoffmeister – The Deep Blue Sea

Pascal Poucet – Domain

Jimmy GimferrerAita  

Adam ArkapawSnowtown 

Julien Hirsch – Unforgivable 

Wolfgang Thaler – Whore’s Glory

Yves Cape – Hors Satan

Robert Humphreys – The Hunter (2011)

Benjamin Kasulke – Keyhole 

Jakob Ihre – Lola Versus

Robert D. Yeoman – Moonrise Kingdom

Benjamin Kasulke – Your Sister’s Sister

Sean Price Williams – The Color Wheel

Darius Khondji – To Rome With Love

Ben Richardson – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Andrij Parekh – Dark Horse 

Mikhail Krichman – Elena 

Rémy Chevrin – Beloved 

Jean-François Robin – The Well Digger’s Daughter 

Warwick Thornton – The Sapphires

Yves Cape and Caroline Champetier – Holy Motors

Lai Yiu-fai and Jake Pollock – Dragon

Chuy Chávez – After Lucia 

Eric Gautier – Something in the Air 

Ed Lachmann – Paradise:  Love 

Bergsteinn Björgúlfsson – Black’s Game

*Oleg Mutu – Beyond the Hills

Vladimír Smutný – Flower Buds 

Katsumi Yanagijima – Like Someone in Love

Matt Gray – The Scapegoat

Mohammed Tayeb Laggoune – The Repentant 

*Alexis Zabé – Post Tenebras Lux

Keith L. Smith – Mr. Sophistication

Ivan Hernandez – A Secret World

Agnčs Godard – Sister 

Inti Briones – The Loneliest Planet 

*Luca Bigazzi – This Must Be the Place 

Hans Fromm – Barbara 

*Robbie Ryan – Wuthering Heights 

Linus Sandgren – Promised Land

BEST ENSEMBLE ACTING

Carnage

Pariah

King of Devil’s Island

Norwegian Wood

A Separation

House of Tolerance

The Deep Blue Sea

Monsieur Lazhar

*Polisse

Lola Versus

Moonrise Kingdom

To Rome With Love

Dark Horse

Elena 

A Simple Life

Beloved 

The Master

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

The Well Digger’s Daughter

Black’s Game   

The World Is Funny 

*Flower Buds

Like Someone in Love

The Scapegoat

The Repentant

Mr. Sophistication

Silver Linings Playbook

Not Fade Away

 

BEST ART DIRECTION

Pariah

*Pina

Norwegian Wood

*House of Tolerance 

Black Venus

Pure

The Deep Blue Sea

One Minute of Darkness (Dreileben Trilogy 3)

Domain

Snowtown 

Hors Satan

Let the Bullets Fly  

Damsels in Distress

Keyhole

*Moonrise Kingdom

Beasts of the Southern Wild

The Master

Looper

Holy Motors

Something in the Air

Paradise:  Love

Flower Buds

Like Someone in Love

The Scapegoat

The Repentant

Post Tenebras Lux

Mr. Sophistication 

This Must Be the Place 

Wuthering Heights 

BEST EDITING

Carnage

Pariah

Pina

King of Devil’s Island

A Separation

Tomboy

*We Need to Talk About Kevin

Bullhead

Breathing

The Hunter  

The Deep Blue Sea

Beats Being Dead (Dreileben Trilogy 1)

One Minute of Darkness (Dreileben Trilogy 3)

*Snowtown 

The Kid With a Bike

Keyhole

Sound of My Voice

Monsieur Lazhar

*Moonrise Kingdom

Beasts of the Southern Wild

Dark Horse 

Elena 

A Simple Life

In the Family 

Looper

The Sapphires

Something in the Air

Paradise:  Love

Black’s Game

Flower Buds

Like Someone in Love

The Scapegoat

The Repentant

*Post Tenebras Lux 

A Secret World

Sister 

Silver Linings Playbook

This Must Be the Place

Barbara

Not Fade Away

BEST COSTUMES

Pariah

*Pina

King of Devil’s Island

Norwegian Wood

*House of Tolerance

Black Venus

Pure   

The Deep Blue Sea

Domain

Let the Bullets Fly

Damsels in Distress 

Keyhole

Moonrise Kingdom

To Rome With Love

Dark Horse

Killer Joe  

The Well Digger’s Daughter   

The Sapphires

Holy Motors

Something in the Air

Paradise:  Love 

The Scapegoat

Sister

This Must Be the Place

Lincoln

Wuthering Heights

BEST ORIGINAL MUSIC

Keiichi Suzuki – Outrage

Thomas Newman – The Iron Lady   

Alexandre Desplat – Carnage  

*Thom Hanreich – Pina

Johan Soderqvist – King of Devil’s Island 

*Jonny Greenwood – Norwegian Wood (1) + We Need to Talk About Kevin (2) + The Master (3)   

Raf Keunen – Bullhead 

Rob – Belle Épine

Stefan Will – Beats Being Dead (Dreileben Trilogy 1)

Bert WredeOne Minute of Darkness (Dreileben Trilogy 3)

Milkymee – Domain 

Jed Kurzel – Snowtown

Alexandre Desplat – Moonrise Kingdom

Vince Smith – Your Sister’s Sister  

John Bosch – The Color Wheel  

Dan Romer and Benh Zeitlin – Beasts of the Southern Wild

Jonathan Goldsmith – Take This Waltz 

John Cale – A Burning Hot Summer

Tyler Bates – Killer Joe

Alex Beaupain – Beloved 

Alexandre Desplat – The Well Digger’s Daughter   

Mario Grigorov – The Paperboy

Manual – Starlet

Frank Hall – Black’s Game 

*Adrian Johnston – The Scapegoat  

Andrés Sánchez – A Secret World 

Jan P. MuchowYuma 

John Parish – Sister 

Danny Elfman – Silver Linings Playbook

Richard Skelton – The Loneliest Planet 

*David Byrne and Will Oldham – This Must Be the Place

Mike McCready – Fat Kid Rules the World   

 

BEST DOCUMENTARY

The Invisible War

Aita

Pina in 3D

The Central Park Five

An Encounter With Simone Weil

Drought