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Tar & The Banshees of Inisherin top 2022 London Critics Circle Film Awards

Cate Blanchett, Tar, Todd Field, London Critics Circle Film Awards
Cate Blanchett in Tar

The Grammys weren't the only awards handed out last night, no! The movie world also held its own prestigious ceremony of honours, with the London Critics Circle's 2022 Film Awards held in the British capital. Voters proclaimed Tar the best film of the year, with director Todd Field and lead Cate Blanchett also picking up prizes. But it wasn't the night's biggest single winner, as The Banshees of Inisherin took home five: British/Irish Film of the Year, and awards for writer Martin McDonagh and three of its ensemble cast. Check out the nominations for these awards at this link, and details of all the winners just below.

Film of the Year


Director of the Year

Todd Field (Tar)

Actress of the Year

Cate Blanchett (Tar)

Actor of the Year

Colin Farrell (The Banshees of Inisherin)

Supporting Actress of the Year

Kerry Condon (The Banshees of Inisherin)

Supporting Actor of the Year

Barry Keoghan (The Banshees of Inisherin)

Screenwriter of the Year

Martin McDonagh (The Banshees of Inisherin)

Technical Achievement Award

Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio (Brian Leif Hansen - animation)

Documentary of the Year

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed

Foreign-Language Film of the Year

Decision to Leave

The Quiet Girl

British/Irish Film of the Year

The Banshees of Inisherin

British/Irish Actress of the Year

Florence Pugh (Don't Worry Darling / The Wonder)

British/Irish Actor of the Year

Bill Nighy (Living)

Breakthrough British/Irish Filmmaker of the Year

Charlotte Wells (Aftersun)

Young British/Irish Performer of the Year

Frankie Corio (Aftersun)

British/Irish Short Film of the Year

A Fox in the Night

Dilys Powell Award for Excellence in Film

Michelle Yeoh


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