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Nomadland wins final critics prize of season at GALECA's Dorian Awards

Frances McDormand, Charlene Swankie, Nomadland, Chloe Zhao, Dorian Awards, GALECA, Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association
Frances McDormand and Charlene Swankie in Nomadland

Four-and-a-half months later, the 2020/21 critics awards have finally reached their conclusion with the announcement of the Dorian Award winners. The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association has chosen Nomadland as the best film of 2020, with Ma Rainey's Black Bottom winning their prize for the best LGBTQ film. Both pictures take multiple awards; as does Promising Young Woman, winning in Screenplay, and Actress for Carey Mulligan. You can find the Dorian Award nominees right here.

Best Film


Best Director

Chloe Zhao (Nomadland)

Best Actress

Carey Mulligan (Promising Young Woman)

Best Actor

Chadwick Boseman (Ma Rainey's Black Bottom)

Best Supporting Actress

Youn Yuh Jung (Minari)

Best Supporting Actor

Daniel Kaluuya (Judas and the Black Messiah)

Best Screenplay

Emerald Fennell (Promising Young Woman)

Most Visually Striking Film


Best Unsung Film

The Forty-Year-Old Version

Campiest Flick

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga

Best LGBTQ Film

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

Best Documentary


Welcome to Chechnya

Best LGBTQ Documentary


Welcome to Chechnya

Best Foreign Language Film


"We're Wilde About You" Rising Star Award

Radha Blank

Wilde Artist Award (to a truly groundbreaking force in entertainment)

Dolly Parton

GALECA Trailblazer Award (for creating art that inspires empathy, truth and equity)

Isabel Sandoval

Timeless Star Award (honouring an actor or performer whose exemplary career has been marked by character, wisdom and wit)

Leslie Jordan


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