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Florida Film Critics laud ‘Inception,’ ‘Social Network’

Futuristic thriller wins 4 awards, 'Network' gets best picture

“The Social Network” was top among critics from the Sunshine State as the David Fincher drama was named best pic at the 2010 Florida Film Critics Circle awards. The feature also won honors for best director and best adapted screenplay for Aaron Sorkin.

Inception” took home the most prizes from the org with four wins for original screenplay, cinematography, visual effects and art direction.

Top acting honors went to Natalie Portman for “Black Swan” and Colin Firth for “The King’s Speech,” while supporting prizes went to Christian Bale and Melissa Leo for “The Fighter.”

Matthew Curtis of the Enzian Theater and Florida Film Festival took home the org’s Golden Orange, which honors significant contribution to film and/or filmmaking in Florida.

Complete list of film awards:
Best Picture: The Social Network
Best Actor: Colin Firth, The King’s Speech
Best Actress: Natalie Portman, Black Swan
Supporting Actor: Christian Bale, The Fighter
Supporting Actress: Melissa Leo, The Fighter
Director: David Fincher, The Social Network
Adapted Screenplay: Aaron Sorkin, The Social Network
Original Screenplay: Christopher Nolan, Inception
Cinematography: Wally Pfister, Inception
Visual Effects: Inception
Art Direction/Production Design: Brad Ricker/Guy Hendrix Dyas, Inception
Foreign Language Film: “I Am Love”
Animated: “Toy Story 3”
Documentary: The Tillman Story
Breakout: Jennifer Lawrence, “Winter’s Bone”
Golden Orange: Matthew Curtis, Enzian Theater & FL Film Festival

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