Charlotte Wells’ father-and-child drama Aftersun has dominated the Toronto Movie Critics Affiliation Awards by incomes 4 trophies, together with finest image and finest director.
Wells’ debut characteristic about a younger Scottish father on summer time vacation along with his tween daughter additionally earned star Paul Mescal the perfect actor crown, whereas Wells nabbed the perfect first characteristic prize. Aftersun turned a breakout hit in Cannes, the place it was nabbed by A24 and Mubi.
Within the appearing classes, Toronto critics additionally named Cate Blanchett finest actress for her titular function in Tár. The Todd Discipline drama starring Blanchett as a German conductor in a downward spiral has already picked up a slew of finest image and actress trophies, together with from the New York Movie Critics Circle and the Los Angeles Movie Critics Affiliation.
As well as, Keke Palmer received finest supporting actress for her efficiency in Nope, and Ke Huy Quan continued his awards-season momentum with a finest supporting actor trophy for Every part In all places All at As soon as.
Elsewhere, the best screenplay trophy went to Martin McDonagh for his darkly comedian Irish drama The Banshees of Inisherin, Alice Dop’s Saint Omer received finest worldwide characteristic, and the perfect animated characteristic went to Domee Shi’s coming-of-age story Turning Crimson, which is about in Toronto.
And native critics named All of the Magnificence and the Bloodshed, directed by Laura Poitras, as the perfect documentary of 2022.