Alliance of Women Film Journalists’ 2019 EDA Awards Honor Little Girls, Parasite and Extra

Alliance of Women Film Journalists' 2019 EDA Awards Honor Little Women, Parasite and More

The Alliance of Women Film Journalists has introduced the winners of its 2019 AWFJ EDA Awards, named after veteran actress Eda Reiss Merin, mom of the group’s founder, Jennifer Merin. For its 13th annual awards season, the EDA Awards encompass 25 classes divided into three sections: the Greatest Of Awards, introduced with out gender consideration; Feminine Focus Awards, during which solely ladies are eligible; and EDA Particular Point out Awards, together with equivalent to classes as Actress Defying Age and Ageism.

Incomes probably the most accolades this yr is Greta Gerwig’s broadly praised adaptation of “Little Girls,” incomes 5 nods together with two for its co-star Florence Pugh (Greatest Actress in a Supporting Position and Greatest Breakthrough Efficiency). Omitted of the Oscar nominations, however included right here is Lupita Nyong’o as Greatest Actress for her twin efficiency in “Us.”

Taking the highest honor of Greatest Movie is Bong Joon-ho’s Palme d’Or winner, “Parasite,” which earned a complete of 4 awards. Nominees in every class are decided by 92 voting AWFJ members who submit nominating ballots. Beneath is the complete listing of winners.


Greatest Movie: “Parasite”

Greatest Director: Bong Joon-ho, “Parasite”

Greatest Actress: Lupita Nyong’o, “Us”

Greatest Actor: Adam Driver, “Marriage Story”

Greatest Actress in a Supporting Position: Florence Pugh, “Little Girls”

Greatest Actor in a Supporting Position: Brad Pitt, “As soon as Upon a Time…in Hollywood”

Greatest Unique Screenplay: Bong Joon-ho, “Parasite”

Greatest Tailored Screenplay: Greta Gerwig, “Little Girls”

Greatest Documentary: “Apollo 11”

Greatest Animated Movie: “I Misplaced My Physique”

Greatest Non-English-Language Movie: “Parasite”

Greatest Casting Administrators, Ensemble Forged: Kathy Driscoll and Francine Maisler, “Little Girls”

Greatest Cinematography: Roger Deakins, “1917”

Greatest Modifying: Thelma Schoonmaker: “The Irishman”


Greatest Girl Director: Celine Sciamma, “Portrait of a Girl on Fireplace”

Greatest Girl Screenwriter: Greta Gerwig, “Little Girls”

Greatest Animated Feminine: Bo Peep, Annie Potts in “Toy Story 4”

Greatest Breakthrough Efficiency: Florence Pugh, “Midsommar,” ‘Little Girls” and “Preventing With My Household”

Excellent Achievement by A Girl in The Movie Trade: Ava DuVernay for creating ARRAY and championing ladies in movie


Actress Defying Age and Ageism: Zhao Shuzhen, “The Farewell”

Bravest Efficiency: Aisling Franciosi, “The Nightingale”

Actress Most in Want Of A New Agent: Anne Hathaway, “The Hustle” and “Serenity”

Most Egregious Lovers’ Age Distinction Award: “The Public,” Emilio Estevez (57) and Taylor Schilling (35)

Remake or Sequel That Shouldn’t Have Been Made: “Charlie’s Angels”

AWFJ Corridor of Disgrace Award: HFPA for excluding ladies nominees in main Golden Globe classes.

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