Houston Film Critics Society 2020 award winners announced


Carey Mulligan in Emerald Fennell's Promising Young Woman
Carey Mulligan in Promising Young Woman

Nomadland is on a roll through the early 2020-2021 awards season. It wins yet another Best Picture prize here from the Houston Film Critics Society, also taking Best Director and Best Cinematography. Brits Carey Mulligan and Riz Ahmed win the leading acting prizes for Promising Young Woman and Sound of Metal respectively. The HFCS' Texas Independent Film Award winner will be announced on the 31st of January. You can check out their 2020 award nominations here.


Best Picture

Nomadland


Best Director

Chloe Zhao (Nomadland)


Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

Carey Mulligan (Promising Young Woman)


Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Riz Ahmed (Sound of Metal)


Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Maria Bakalova (Borat Subsequent Moviefilm)


Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

Leslie Odom Jr. (One Night in Miami)


Best Screenplay

Promising Young Woman


Best Cinematography

Nomadland


Best Visual Effects

Tenet


Best Original Score

Soul


Best Original Song

"Speak Now" (One Night in Miami)


Best Stunt Coordination Team

Tenet


Best Animated Feature

Soul


Best Documentary Feature

My Octopus Teacher


Best Foreign Language Feature

A Sun


Outstanding Cinematic Achievement

Sound of Metal for the immersive sound design


Best Movie Poster Art

Da 5 Bloods