On the eve of the Golden Globes, The National Society of Film Critics revealed on their awards for the best achievements in film for 2018 with Chloe Zhao’s critically acclaimed drama The Rider winning Best Picture. Roma and Burning came in as runners-up.
Other winners include Roma‘s Alfonso Cuaron for Best Director and The Favourite’s Olivia Colman and First Reformed‘s Ethan Hawke winning acting accolades. Regina King continues to pave a golden road with a win for her role in Barry Jenkins’s If Beale Street Could Talk while Steven Yeun won for his dramatic and turn in Burning.
Read the complete list of winners below.
Best Picture: The Rider
Runners-Up: Roma, Burning
Best Director: Alfonso Cuarón, Roma
Runners-up: Lee Chang-dong, Burning, Chloé Zhao, The Rider
Best Actress: Olivia Colman, The Favourite
Runners-Up: Regina Hall, Support the Girls; Melissa McCarthy,Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Best Supporting Actress: Regina King, If Beale Street Could Talk
Runners-Up: Elizabeth Debicki, Widows; Emma Stone, The Favourite
Best Actor: Ethan Hawke, First Reformed
Runners-Up: Willem Dafoe, At Eternity’s Gate, Ben Foster, Leave No Trace; John C. Reilly, The Sisters Brothers and Stan & Ollie
Best Supporting Actor: Steven Yeun, Burning
Runners-Up: Richard E. Grant, Can You Ever Forgive Me?; Brian Tyree Henry, If Beale Street Could Talk,; Widows and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
Best Foreign Language Film: Roma
Runners-up: Cold War, Burning, Shoplifters
Best Non-Fiction Film: Minding the Gap
Runners-Up: Shirkers, Amazing Grace
Best Cinematography: Alfonso Cuarón, Roma
Runners-Up: James Laxton, If Beale Street Could Talk; Lukasz Zal, Cold War
Best Screenplay: Armando Iannucci, David Schneider and Ian Martin, The Death of Stalin
Runners-Up: Nicole Holofcener and Jeff Whitty, Can You Ever Forgive Me?; Deborah Davis and Tony McNamara, The Favourite