LAFCA names "Amour" best film of 2012

Best Picture:
(runner-up: The Master)

Best Director: Paul Thomas Anderson, The Master
(runner-up: Kathryn Bigelow, Zero Dark Thirty)

Best Actress: TIE: Jennifer Lawrence, Silver Linings Playbook  Emmanuelle Riva, Amour

Best Actor: Joaquin Phoenix, The Master
(runner-up: Denis Lavant, Holy Motors)

Best Supporting Actress: Amy Adams, The Master
(runner-up: Anne Hathaway, Les Misérables and The Dark Knight Rises)

Best Supporting Actor: Dwight Henry, Beasts of the Southern Wild
(runner-up: Christof Waltz, Django Unchained)

Best Editing: Dylan Tichenor and William Goldenberg, Zero Dark Thirty
(runner-up: William Goldenberg, Argo)

Best Cinematography: Roger Deakins, Skyfall
(runner-up: Mihai Malaimare Jr., The Master)

Best Score:  Benh Zeitlin & Dan Romer, Beasts of the Southern Wild
(runner-up: Jonny Greenwood, The Master)

Best Screenplay: Chris Terrio, Argo
(runner-up: David O. Russell, Silver Linings Playbook)

Best Production Design: Jack Fisk, The Master
(runner-up: Adam Stockhausen, Moonrise Kingdom)

Best Animated Film: Frankenweenie
(runner-up: It’s Such a Beautiful Day)

Documentary: The Gatekeepers
(runner-up: Searching for Sugar Man)


Yay for Beasts! I know a lot of people were saying that Dwight Henry should get some love for his performance and at last he did! Some really bizarre choices here. Discuss!