David O. Russell’s “Silver Linings Playbook” adds another feather to its awards cap with the top prize at the 2012 Hamptons International Film Festival. The film wowed audiences at Toronto in September, taking home the fest’s coveted audience award, cementing its place among the most-likely 2013 Oscar contenders. The complete list of Hamptons award winners is below.
Audience Award Winner for Best Narrative “Excelsior”: “Silver Linings Playbook” (dir. David O. Russell)
Award Winner for World Cinema: Documentary: “No Place on Earth” (dir. Janet Tobias)
Golden Starfish Competition Award for Best Short Film: “Growing Farmers” (dir. Michael Halsband)
Golden Starfish Award Winner for Best Documentary: “Colombianos” (dir. Tora Martens)