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Toronto Film Crix pick ‘Tiger’

Actioner gets lion's share of kudos

‘Tiger’ roared at the 4th annual Toronto Film Critics Association awards, winning 5 awards. Pic was named best picture, actor and supporting actress, and runner up for director and actress.

The association also praised ‘Traffic,’ which won director and actress, placing in best picture and actor.

‘waydowntown’ topped the Canadian film category.

Full List

Best Picture
“Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”
Runner-up
“Traffic”

Best DirectorSteven Soderbergh, “Traffic”
Runner-up
Ang Lee, “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”

Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan, “You Can Count on Me”
Runner-up
Hirokazu Kore-Eda, “After Life”

Best Performance, Male
Benicio del Toro, “Traffic”
Runner-up
Mark Ruffalo, “You Can Count on Me”

Best Performance, Female
Laura Linney, “You Can Count on Me”
Runner-up
Michelle Yeoh, “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”

Best Supporting Performance, Male
TIE
Tobey Maguire, “Wonder Boys”
Jeffrey Wright, “Shaft”

Best Supporting Performance, Female
Zhang Ziyi, “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon”
Runner-up
Ellen Burstyn, “Requiem for a Dream”

Best Canadian Film
“waydowntown” by Gary Burns
Runner-up
“Maelstrom” by Denis Villeneuve

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