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‘Selma’ named best film by African-American critics // « Selma » Nommé Meilleur Film Par La Critique Afro-Américaine

‘Selma’ named best film by African-American critics  // « Selma » Nommé Meilleur Film Par La Critique Afro-Américaine
December 09
22:39 2014



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Best breakout performance went to Tessa Thompson for her part as a college student activist in Dear White People. Dear White People also won best independent film, while The Boxtrolls won for animation. Top screenplay honors went to Gina Prince-Bythewood for Beyond the Lights and best ensemble went to the James Brown biopicGet On Up. Best documentary went to Life Itself, about the career of critic Roger Ebert, and best world cinema honors went to Timbuktu, a political drama about Islamic militants briefly occupying Timbuktu.

“Our members found the output of cinema released this year to be a truly insightful mix of titles that reflect the world we live in,” said AAFCA president Gil Robertson. “The members of AAFCA were especially pleased with this range of storytelling supported by the studios that gave voice to the many sides of the experience of black people in America and around the world. We had a lot to pick from this year from Belle, Dear White People, Top Five, Timbuktu and Selma and hope the industry will continue to provide a platform for diversity on the big screen.”

AAFCA will hold its annual awards ceremony Feb. 4 at the Taglyan Complex in Hollywood.

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Meilleures performances de petits groupes est allé à TessaThompson, pour sa part, comme un militant étudiant de collègedans le cher peuple blanc. Cher peuple blanc a égalementremporté meilleur film indépendant, tandis que le Boxtrolls a remporté pour l’animation. Scénario haut honneurs est allé à GinaPrince-Bythewood pour Beyond the Lights et meilleur ensemblepour le biopic de James Brown Get On Up. Meilleur documentaireest allé à la vie elle-même, sur la carrière de critique Roger Ebert,et meilleur monde cinéma honneurs à Tombouctou, un dramepolitique sur des militants islamistes, occupant brièvementTimbuktu.

 

« Nos membres ont trouvé la sortie du cinéma sorti cette annéepour être un mélange vraiment perspicace de titres qui reflètent lemonde où nous vivons, » a déclaré AAFCA président GilRobertson. “Les membres du AAFCA ont été particulièrementsatisfaits de cette gamme de narration soutenue par les studiosqui a donné la voix pour les multiples facettes de l’expérience desnoirs en Amérique et partout dans le monde. Nous avons eubeaucoup à relever cette année de la Belle, cher peuple blanc, TopFive, Tombouctou et Selma et espère que l’industrie continuera defournir une plate-forme pour la diversité sur le grand écran. »

 

AAFCA tiendra sa cérémonie annuelle du 4 février au complexeTaglyan à Hollywood.



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