'Inception' tops WAFCA awards with four wins
The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association clicked with “The Social Network,” honoring the Facebook drama with three awards, including best film, best director for David Fincher and best scribe for Aaron Sorkin.
Christopher Nolan’s “Inception” nabbed the most prizes from the Washington-area critics, with four wins for cinematography, score, screenplay and art direction.
In the acting categories, Colin Firth won for best actor for his role in “The King’s Speech,” while Jennifer Lawrence took home the best actress trophy for “Winter’s Bone.”
Supporting nods went to Melissa Leo and Christian Bale for “The Fighter.” The cast of “The Town” won for best ensemble.
The WAFCA is made up for 35 Washington-area critics from TV, print, radio and online. Voting was held on Dec. 3 – 5.
“The Social Network”
David Fincher (“The Social Network”)
Colin Firth (“The King’s Speech”)
Jennifer Lawrence (“Winter’s Bone”)
Christian Bale (“The Fighter”)
Melissa Leo (“The Fighter”)
Aaron Sorkin (“The Social Network”)
Christopher Nolan (“Inception”)
“Toy Story 3”
“Exit Through the Gift Shop”
Foreign Language Film:
Guy Hendrix Dyas, Luke Freeborn, Brad Ricker and Dean Wolcott (“Inception”)
Wally Pfister (“Inception”)
Hans Zimmer (“Inception”)