2011 Austin Film Critics Association Award Winners

The love for Hugo and Tilda Swinton has returned with the Austin Film Critics Association’s winners. Refn gets more love for his direction on Drive and it’s Take Shelter that Chastain gets rewarded for this time around. That woman’s going to need a bigger mantlepiece. Oh, and what’s that? Attack The Block got a little bit of cheeky recognition for its score? Check out the full list of winners below:

Best Film:


Best Director:

Nicolas Winding Refn – Drive

Best Actor:

Michael Shannon – Take Shelter

Best Actress:

Tilda Swinton – We Need To Talk About Kevin

Best Supporting Actor:

Albert Brooks – Drive

Best Supporting Actress:

Jessica Chastain – Take Shelter

Best Adapted Screenplay:


Best Original Screenplay:

Midnight In Paris

Best Cinematography:

The Tree Of Life

Best Original Score:

Attack The Block

Best Documentary:


Best Foreign Language Film:

I Saw The Devil

Breakthrough Artist Award:

Jessica Chastain

Best First Film:

Joe Cornish – Attack The Block

Austin Film Award:

Take Shelter

Top 10 films (in order):

Hugo, Drive, Take Shelter, Midnight In Paris, Attack The Block, The Artist, Martha Marcy May Marlene, I Saw The Devil, 13 Assassins, Melancholia

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