3rd TFO Awards: Introduction

So sorry for being three years delayed, but whatever. I love this year and it has been a really exciting year for films. So, it is my privilege to hold the

 

TFO 2011

First off, here are the films that I regrettably have not been able to see due to various reasons (18):

  • Another Earth
  • Arthur Christmas
  • A Cat in Paris (AA Nominee)
  • Chico & Rita (AA Nominee)
  • Circumstance
  • The Guard (GG Nominee)
  • Higher Ground
  • In Darkness (AA Nominee)
  • In the Land of Blood and Honey (GG Nominee)
  • The Lady
  • Meek’s Cutoff
  • Oranges and Sunshine
  • Our Idiot Brother
  • Pariah
  • Sarah’s Key
  • Tyrannosaur
  • The Whistleblower
  • Win Win

Meanwhile, here is the list of the eligible films for this year (73 films):

  • 50/50 – Dir. Jonathan Levine
  • The Adventures of Tintin – Dir. Steven Spielberg
  • Albert Nobbs – Dir. Rodrigo Garcia
  • Anonymous – Dir. Roland Emmerich
  • The Artist – Dir. Michel Hazanavicius
  • Bad Teacher – Dir. Jake Kasdan
  • The Beaver – Dir. Mel Gibson
  • Beginners – Dir. Mike Mills
  • A Better Life – Dir. Chris Weitz
  • Bridesmaids – Dir. Paul Feig
  • Captain America: The First Avenger – Dir. Joe Johnston
  • Carnage – Dir. Roman Polanski
  • Certified Copy – Dir. Abbas Kiarostami
  • Contagion – Dir. Steven Sodebergh
  • Coriolanus – Dir. Ralph Fiennes
  • Courageous – Dir. Alex Kendrick
  • Crazy, Stupid Love. – Dir. John Reque & Glenn Ficarra
  • A Dangerous Method – Dir. David Cronenberg
  • The Debt – Dir. John Madden
  • The Descendants – Dir. Alexander Payne
  • Drive – Dir. Nicolas Winding Refn
  • Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close – Dir. Stephen Daldry
  • Friends with Benefits – Dir. Will Gluck
  • The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Dir. David Fincher
  • Hanna – Dir. Joe Wright
  • The Help – Dir. Tate Taylor
  • Hugo – Dir. Martin Scorsese
  • The Ides of March – Dir. George Clooney
  • Insidious – Dir. James Wan
  • The Iron Lady – Dir. Phyllida Lloyd
  • J. Edgar – Dir. Clint Eastwood
  • Jane Eyre – Dir. Cary Fukunaga
  • Kung Fu Panda 2 – Dir. Jennifer Yuh Nelson
  • Larry Crowne – Dir. Tom Hanks
  • Like Crazy – Dir. Drake Doremus
  • The Lincoln Lawyer – Dir. Brad Furman
  • Margaret – Dir. Kenneth Lonergan
  • Margin Call – Dir. J.C. Chandor
  • Martha Marcy May Marlene – Dir. Sean Durkin
  • Melancholia – Dir. Lars von Trier
  • Midnight in Paris – Dir. Woody Allen
  • Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol – Dir. Brad Bird
  • Moneyball – Dir. Bennett Miller
  • The Muppets – Dir. James Bom
  • My Week with Marilyn – Dir. Simon Curtis
  • No Strings Attached – Dir. Ivan Reitman
  • One Day – Dir. Lone Scherfig
  • Puss in Boots – Dir. Chris Miller
  • Rampart – Dir. Oren Moverman
  • Rango – Dir. Gore Verbinski
  • Rio – Dir. Carlos Saldanha
  • Rise of the Planet of the Apes – Dir. Rupert Wyatt
  • The Rum Diary – Dir. Bruce Robinson
  • A Separation – Dir. Asghar Farhadi
  • Shame – Dir. Steve McQueen
  • The Skin I Live In – Dir. Pedro Almodóvar
  • Sleeping Beauty – Dir. Julia Leigh
  • Submarine – Dir. Richard Ayoade
  • Super 8 – Dir. J.J. Abrams
  • Take Shelter – Dir. Jeff Nichols
  • Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy – Dir. Thomas Alfredson
  • Tomboy – Dir. Zoe Heran
  • The Tree of Life – Dir. Terrence Malick
  • Trust – Dir. David Schwimmer
  • W.E. – Dir. Madonna
  • War Horse – Dir. Steven Spielberg
  • Warrior – Dir. Gavin O’ Connor
  • We Bought a Zoo – Dir. Cameron Crowe
  • We Need to Talk About Kevin – Dir. Lynne Ramsay
  • Weekend – Dir. Andrew Haigh
  • Winnie the Pooh – Dir. Andrew Haigh
  • X-Men: First Class – Dir. Matthew Vaughn
  • Young Adult – Dir. Jason Reitman

Here are the awards for contention:

  • Best Motion Picture
  • Best Director
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
  • Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
  • Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role
  • Best Performance by an Ensemble Cast
  • Best Original Screenplay
  • Best Adapted Screenplay
  • Best Animated Feature
  • Best Cinematography
  • Best Film Editing
  • Best Sound Editing
  • Best Sound Mixing
  • Best Original Music Score
  • Best Adapted Score/Song Score
  • Best Visual Effects
  • Best Makeup and Hairstyling
  • Best Costume Design (Contemporary)
  • Best Costume Design (Period)
  • Best Art Direction (Contemporary)
  • Best Art Direction (Period)
  • Best Original Song

So, are you all set? I am. Let’s start the awards!

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