“American Factory” is currently the odds on favorite among the pundits, but showing up in both the Documentary and International Feature categories does get more eyes on this one. “Honeyland” also holds an edge over “American Factory” in the style department.
The International Documentary Association honored some the greatest of documentaries of the year including “Honeyland” and “For Sama.”
NEW YORK TIMESTop Ten Films of 2019 “Honeyland” “The Souvenir” “Parasite” “The Irishman” “Marriage Story” “Little Women” “Peterloo” “The Edge of Democracy” “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood” “Atlantics” NOTABLE MENTIONS “American Factory” “Ash Is Purest White” “Birds of Passage” “Booksmart” “The Chambermaid” “An Elephant Standing Still” “Ford v Ferrari” “I Do Not Care if We Go Down in History as Barbarians” “Gloria Bell” … Read More Oscars Watch: New York Times & USA Today — Top Ten Films of 2019 Lists
The New York Film Critics Circle is an organization of film reviewers from New York-based publications that exists to honor excellence in U.S. and world cinema. Founded in 1935, the Circle’s membership includes critics from daily newspapers, weekly newspapers, magazines, and qualifying online general-interest publications. Every year in December the organization meets in New York to vote on awards for the previous calendar year’s films.
Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking “American Factory”Directed and Produced by Steven Bognar and Julia ReichertProduced by Jeff Reichert and Julie Parker Benello “Apollo 11”Directed and Produced by Todd Douglas MillerProduced by Thomas Petersen and Evan Krauss “For Sama”Directed by Waad al-Kateab and Edward WattsProduced by Waad al-Kateab “Honeyland”Directed by Ljubomir Stefanov and Tamara KotevskaProduced by Atanas Georgiev and Ljubomir Stefanov “Midnight Family”Directed and … Read More Oscars Watch: 13th Annual Cinema Eye Award Nominees