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Photo of Peter Knegt By Peter Knegt | Indiewire December 23, 2010 at 4:46AM

Darren Aronofsky's "Black Swan" and David Fincher's "The Social Network" led the awards for the Austin and Oklahoma film critics' groups, respectively. "Swan"'s win was a rare non-"Network" triumph in a critics' best picture category. Other winners included Natalie Portman and Christian Bale (in both groups), as well as Colin Firth and Hailee Steinfeld (Austin), and Jesse Eisenberg and Mila Kunis (Oklahoma).
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Darren Aronofsky's "Black Swan" and David Fincher's "The Social Network" led the awards for the Austin and Oklahoma film critics' groups, respectively. "Swan"'s win was a rare non-"Network" triumph in a critics' best picture category. Other winners included Natalie Portman and Christian Bale (in both groups), as well as Colin Firth and Hailee Steinfeld (Austin), and Jesse Eisenberg and Mila Kunis (Oklahoma).

Full list of announced winners for both groups below. Check out a list of all the awards so far this year here.

Austin Film Critics Association Awards

Best Picture
Black Swan

Top Ten
Black Swan, The Social Network, Inception, Toy Story 3, The King's Speech, True Grit, The Fighter, A Prophet, Winter's Bone and Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

Best Director
Darren Aronofsky, Black Swan

First Film
Gareth Edwards, Monsters

Best Actress
Natalie Portman, Black Swan

Best Actor
Colin Firth, The King's Speech

Best Supporting Actress
Hailee Steinfeld, True Grit

Best Supporting Actor
Christian Bale, The Fighter

Best Adapted Screenplay
Aaron Sorkin, The Social Network

Best Original Screenplay
Black Swan

Best Original Score
Daft Punk, Tron: Legacy

Best Cinematography
Matthew Libatique, Black Swan

Breakthrough
Chloe Moretz, Kick-Ass/Let Me In

Austin Film Award
Ben Steinbauer's Winnebago Man

Best Documentary
Exit Through The Gift Shop

Best Animated Film
Toy Story 3

Best Foreign Film
A Prophet

Special Honorary Award
Friday Night Lights (for producing excellent, locally made television and contributing to the film community in Austin for the past five years)

Oklahoma Film Critics Awards

Best Picture
The Social Network

Top Ten
The Social Network, Inception, Black Swan, The Fighter, Winter's Bone, True Grit, The King's Speech, Toy Story 3, The Kids Are All Right and 127 Hours

Best Director
David Fincher, The Social Network

First Feature
Chris Morris, Four Lions

Obviously Worst Movie
Sex & the City 2

Not-So-Obviously Worst Movie
Alice in Wonderland

Best Actress
Natalie Portman, Black Swan

Best Actor
Jesse Eisenberg, The Social Network

Best Supporting Actress
Mila Kunis, Black Swan

Best Supporting Actor
Christian Bale, The Fighter

Best Adapted Screenplay
Aaron Sorkin, The Social Network

Best Original Screenplay
Chris Nolan, Inception

Best Documentary
Exit Through The Gift Shop

Best Animated Film
Toy Story 3

Best Foreign Film
A Prophet

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