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Parasite Dominates LAFCA Awards With Three Big Wins

Plus, Antonio Banderas, Jennifer Lopez, and more named winners as the Los Angeles Film Critics Association honors the year's best.

by | December 8, 2019 | Comments

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The Los Angeles Film Critics Association announced the winners of the 2019 LAFCA Awards on their Twitter page this weekend. Parasite was named the Best Picture of 2019, while director Bong Joon-ho was named Best Director, and in a welcome surprise, Parasite star Kang-Ho Song was named Best Supporting Actor. This marks LAFCA as the first major voting group to recognize his performance – could he sneak into the Golden Globes nominations on Monday?

Read through for the full list of winners below.


Best Picture: Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 99%

Best Director: Bong Joon-ho —Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 99%

Best Actor: Antonio Banderas —Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) 97%

Best Actress: Mary Kay Place —Diane (2019) 93%

Best Supporting Actor: Kang-Ho Song —Parasite (Gisaengchung) (2019) 99%

Best Supporting Actress: Jennifer Lopez —Hustlers (2019) 87%

Best Screenplay: Noah Baumbach—Marriage Story (2019) 95%

Best Production Design: Barbara Ling—Once Upon a Time In Hollywood (2019) 85%

Best Editing: Todd Douglas Miller —Apollo 11 (2019) 99%

Best Cinematography: Claire Mathon—Portrait of a Lady on Fire (Portrait de la jeune fille en feu) (2020) 97%Atlantics (2019) 95%

Best Music Score: Dan Levy—I Lost My Body (2019) 96%

Best Foreign Language Film: Pain and Glory (Dolor y gloria) (2019) 97%

Best Non-Fiction Film (Documentary): American Factory (2019) 97%

Best Animated Film:  I Lost My Body (2019) 96%

Douglas Edwards Independent/ Experimental Film/ Video Award: The Giverny Document


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