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'Zero Dark Thirty,' 'Moonrise Kindgom' Top Utah Critics' Awards

Photo of Peter Knegt By Peter Knegt | Indiewire December 24, 2012 at 4:49PM

The Utah Film Critics gave its annual best picture prize to Kathryn Bigelow's "Zero Dark Thirty" (as roughly half of all groups have), but opted for Wes Anderson ("Moonrise Kingdom") in the best director category.
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The Utah Film Critics gave its annual best picture prize to Kathryn Bigelow's "Zero Dark Thirty" (as roughly half of all groups have), but opted for Wes Anderson ("Moonrise Kingdom") in the best director category.

Full list of winners and runners-up below. Check out all the awards so far this season here.

Best Picture
Winner: Zero Dark Thirty
(runner-up: Looper)

Best Achievement in Directing
Winner: Wes Anderson, Moonrise Kingdom
(runner-up: Kathryn Bigelow, Zero Dark Thirty)

Best Lead Performance by an Actor
Winner: Joaquin Phoenix, The Master
(runner-ups: Daniel Day-Lewis, Lincoln, & John Hawkes, The Sessions)

Best Lead Performance by an Actress
Winners: Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook & Jessica Chastain, Zero Dark Thirty (Tie)

Best Supporting Performance by an Actor
Winner: Dwight Henry, Beasts of the Southern Wild
(runner-up: Philip Seymour Hoffman, The Master)

Best Supporting Performance by an Actress
Winner: Anne Hathaway, Les Misérables
(runner-up: Ann Dowd, Compliance)

Best Original Screenplay
Winner: Rian Johnson, Looper
(runner-up: Joss Whedon & Drew Goddard, The Cabin in the Woods)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Winner: Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower
(runner-up: David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook)

Best Cinematography
Winner: Roger Deakins, Skyfall
(runner-up: Claudio Miranda, Life of Pi)

Best Documentary Feature
Winner: Indie Game: The Movie
(runner-up: The Invisible War)

Best Non-English Language Feature
Winner: Headhunters
(runner-up: Amour)

Best Animated Feature
Winner: ParaNorman
(runner-ups: Frankenweenie & Wreck-It Ralph)
 

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