“Black Swan” – Screenplay by Mark Heyman and Andres Heinz and John McLaughlin; Story by Andres Heinz; Fox Searchlight
“The Fighter” – Screenplay by Scott Silver and Paul Tamasy & Eric Johnson; Story by Keith Dorrington & Paul Tamasy & Eric Johnson; Paramount Pictures
“Inception” – Written by Christopher Nolan; Warner Bros.
“The Kids Are All Right” – Written by Lisa Cholodenko & Stuart Blumberg; Focus Features
“Please Give” – Written by Nicole Holofcener; Sony Pictures Classics
“127 Hours” – Screenplay by Danny Boyle & Simon Beaufoy; Based on the book Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Aron Ralston; Fox Searchlight
“I Love You Phillip Morris” – Written by John Requa & Glenn Ficarra; Based on the book by Steven McVicker; Roadside Attractions
“The Social Network” – Screenplay by Aaron Sorkin; Based on the book The Accidental Billionaires by Ben Mezrich; Sony Pictures
“The Town” – Screenplay by Peter Craig and Ben Affleck & Aaron Stockard; Based on the novel Prince of Thieves by Chuck Hogan; Warner Bros.
“True Grit” – Screenplay by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen; Based on the novel by Charles Portis; Paramount Pictures
“Enemies of the People” – Written, Directed, Filmed and Produced by Rob Lemkin and Thet Sambath; International Film Circuit
“Freedom Riders” – Written, Produced and Directed by Stanley Nelson; International Film Circuit
“Gasland” – Written and Directed by Josh Fox; HBO Documentary Films and International WOW Company
“Inside Job” – Produced, Written and Directed by Charles Ferguson>; Co-written by Chad Beck, Adam Bolt; Sony Pictures Classics
“The Two Escobars” – Written by Michael Zimbalist, Jeff Zimbalist; ESPN Films
“Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin’ About Him)?” – Written and Directed by John Scheinfeld; Lorber Films