Inaugural Atlanta Critics GET OUT For Best Film, DUNKIRK Director (AWARDS 2017)


The Atlanta Film Critics Circle recently announced their first-ever year end citations, naming Get Out Best Film. The nod furthers that movie’s surging Awards Season momentum.

Christopher Nolan has been surprisingly overlooked – until now. The AFCC named him Best Director for his experimental WWII epic Dunkirk.

The rest of the winners look familiar to what we’ve seen so far this season, namely:

Supporting Actor: Willem DafoeThe Florida Project – check
Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird – check

By including a full Top 10 ranking, the AFCC gave room for love to The Big Sick and Baby Driver as well.

2017 Awards

Best Film: Get Out

TOP 10 2017 FILMS
1. Get Out
2. Dunkirk
3. Lady Bird
4. The Shape of Water
5. Call Me by Your Name
6. The Florida Project
7. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
8. The Big Sick
9. Baby Driver
10. The Post

Best Director: Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk
Best Actor: Timothée Chalamet, Call Me By Your Name
Best Actress: Sally Hawkins, The Shape of Water
Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project
Best Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird
Best Screenplay: Get Out, Jordan Peele
Best Ensemble Performance: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Best Animated Film: Coco
Best Foreign Film: BPM (Beats Per Minute), France
Best Documentary: TIE Jane and Kedi
Best Cinematography: Dunkirk, Hoyte van Hoytema
AFCC Breakthrough Award: Jordan Peele, Get Out

Click on links below for other Critics Group Awards and Guild Nominees that have been announced so far for the 2017 / 18 season:

90th Annual Academy Award nominees
Writers Guild of America winners
Directors Guild of America winners
Screen Actors Guild winners
Producers Guild of America winners
Critics Choice Awards winners
Golden Globe Winners
National Society of Film Critics
Oklahoma Film Critics Circle
Chicago Film Critics Association
San Diego Film Critics Society
Philadelphia Film Critics Circle
Toronto Film Critics Association
San Francisco Film Critics Circle
Boston Society of Film Critics
Washington D.C. Film Critics Association
AFI Top 10 of 2017
Los Angeles Film Critics Association
New York Film Critics Circle
The National Board of Review

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