You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

‘Little Fish’ big in Oz kudos pond

Blanchett pic garners 11 noms, while 'Ways' earns eight

Rowan Woods’ “Little Fish” nabbed 11 nominations for the 15th Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, to be presented Nov. 12 at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Club.

Cate Blanchett-toplined drama appears to be the favorite to take honors for pic, helmer and actress, ahead of “Look Both Ways,” which garnered eight noms, and “The Proposition,” with six.

“The Oyster Farmer” received two nominations, for supporting actress and cinematography. Six other films received one nom apiece: “Illustrated Family Doctor,” “The Magician,” “Peaches,” “Three Dollars,” “The Widower” and “Wolf Creek.”

Nominations for the Australian Film Institute Awards, Australia’s oldest and most established kudofest, will be released Friday, capping a week of awards announcements Down Under.

More Film

  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    China Box Office: 'Kingsman' Dominates With $39 Million Opening

    Rowan Woods’ “Little Fish” nabbed 11 nominations for the 15th Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, to be presented Nov. 12 at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Club. Cate Blanchett-toplined drama appears to be the favorite to take honors for pic, helmer and actress, ahead of “Look Both Ways,” which garnered eight noms, and “The Proposition,” […]

  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    'Kingsman: The Golden Circle' Tops International Box Office With China Debut

    Rowan Woods’ “Little Fish” nabbed 11 nominations for the 15th Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, to be presented Nov. 12 at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Club. Cate Blanchett-toplined drama appears to be the favorite to take honors for pic, helmer and actress, ahead of “Look Both Ways,” which garnered eight noms, and “The Proposition,” […]

  • James Toback sexual harassment

    Dozens of Women Accuse Director James Toback of Sexual Harassment

    Rowan Woods’ “Little Fish” nabbed 11 nominations for the 15th Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, to be presented Nov. 12 at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Club. Cate Blanchett-toplined drama appears to be the favorite to take honors for pic, helmer and actress, ahead of “Look Both Ways,” which garnered eight noms, and “The Proposition,” […]

  • Robert Hawkins, Variety Rome Correspondent, Dies

    Bob Hawkins, Longtime Variety Journalist in Italy, Dies at 93

    Rowan Woods’ “Little Fish” nabbed 11 nominations for the 15th Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, to be presented Nov. 12 at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Club. Cate Blanchett-toplined drama appears to be the favorite to take honors for pic, helmer and actress, ahead of “Look Both Ways,” which garnered eight noms, and “The Proposition,” […]

  • Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

    Box Office: Tyler Perry's 'Boo 2!' Tops Downbeat Weekend With $21.7 Million

    Rowan Woods’ “Little Fish” nabbed 11 nominations for the 15th Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, to be presented Nov. 12 at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Club. Cate Blanchett-toplined drama appears to be the favorite to take honors for pic, helmer and actress, ahead of “Look Both Ways,” which garnered eight noms, and “The Proposition,” […]

  • Aida Begic Director Aida Begic poses

    Antalya Festival: Aida Begic on ‘Never Leave Me,’ Shooting Movies with Kids

    Rowan Woods’ “Little Fish” nabbed 11 nominations for the 15th Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, to be presented Nov. 12 at the Royal Melbourne Yacht Club. Cate Blanchett-toplined drama appears to be the favorite to take honors for pic, helmer and actress, ahead of “Look Both Ways,” which garnered eight noms, and “The Proposition,” […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content