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If The indieWIRE Critics Poll Picked The Oscars

If The indieWIRE Critics Poll Picked The Oscars

The 2010 indieWIRE Critics Poll in all its glory is now complete and online for your pleasure. Though you could go ahead and figure this out yourself, I did you the geeky service of going through and compiling what the results would look like if the categories were Academy Award-style. It’s a dreamy list. And while some categories look to have near zero crossover with Oscar, strangely enough best actor and best supporting actor here could end up going 4 out of 5.

Best Picture
Another Year
Black Swan
Carlos
Dogtooth
Everyone Else
The Ghost Writer
I Am Love
Mother
The Social Network
Winter’s Bone

Best Director
Darren Aronofsky, Black Swan
Olivier Assayas, Carlos
David Fincher, The Social Network
Gasper Noe, Enter The Void
Roman Polanski, The Ghost Writer

Best Actor
Jesse Eisenberg, The Social Network
Colin Firth, The King’s Speech
James Franco, 127 Hours
Ryan Gosling, Blue Valentine
Edgar Ramirez, Carlos

Best Actress
Jeon Do-yeon, Secret Sunshine
Kim Hye-ja, Mother
Jennifer Lawrence, Winter’s Bone
Natalie Portman, Black Swan
Tilda Swinton, I Am Love

Best Supporting Actor
Christian Bale, The Fighter
Michael Fassbender, Fish Tank
Andrew Garfield, The Social Network
John Hawkes, Winter’s Bone
Mark Ruffalo, The Kids Are All Right

Best Supporting Actress
Greta Gerwig, Greenberg
Melissa Leo, The Fighter
Lesley Manville, Another Year
Jacki Weaver, Animal Kingdom
Olivia Williams, The Ghost Writer

Best Original Screenplay*
Maren Ade, Everyone Else
Noah Baumbach, Greenberg
Bong Joon-ho and Park Eun-kyo, Mother
Derek Cianfrance, Joey Curtis and Cami Delavigne, Blue Valentine
Lisa Cholodenko and Stuart Blumberg, The Kids Are All Right
Mike Leigh, Another Year
Todd Solondz, Life During Wartime

Best Adapted Screenplay*
Michael Arndt, Toy Story 3
Olivier Assayas and Dan Franck, Carlos
Lee Chang-dong, Secret Sunshine
Joel & Ethan Coen, True Grit
Robert Harris and Roman Polanski, The Ghost Writer
Alex Reval and Laurent Herbiet, Wild Grass
Aaron Sorkin, The Social Network

Best Foreign Language Film
Carlos
Dogtooth
Everyone Else
I Am Love
Mother

Best Documentary Feature
Exit Through the Gift Shop
Inside Job
Last Train Home
The Oath
Sweetgrass

Best Animated Feature
How To Train Your Dragon
The Illusionist
Toy Story 3

*-due to tie there’d be more than 5 nominees

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