2015 COFCA Nominations Ballot

2015 COFCA Nominations Ballot

Central Ohio Film Critics AssociationThe Central Ohio Film Critics Association awards are once again upon us. We pride ourselves on being one of the most progressive and adventuresome voting bodies in the nation, and I’m sure this year will be no exception with such wide open races across the board. Here is my 2015 COFCA nominations ballot:

Best Film

The Big Short
Ex Machina
The Hateful Eight
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Room
Sicario
Spotlight
Steve Jobs

Best Director

Alejandro G. Inarritu – The Revenant
Tom McCarthy – Spotlight
George Miller – Mad Max: Fury Road
Ridley Scott – The Martian
Quentin Tarantino – The Hateful Eight

Best Actor

Bryan Cranston – Trumbo
Matt Damon – The Martian
Leonardo DiCaprio – The Revenant
Michael Fassbender – Steve Jobs
Samuel L. Jackson – The Hateful Eight

Best Actress

Cate Blanchett – Carol
Brie Larson – Room
Charlotte Rampling – 45 Years
Saoirse Ronan – Brooklyn
Charlize Theron – Mad Max: Fury Road

Best Supporting Actor

Steve CarellĀ – The Big Short
Benicio Del Toro – Sicario
Mark Ruffalo – Spotlight
Michael Shannon – 99 Homes
Jacob Tremblay – Room

Best Supporting Actress

Jennifer Jason Leigh – The Hateful Eight
Rooney Mara – Carol
Rachel McAdams – Spotlight
Alicia Vikander – Ex Machina
Kate Winslet – Steve Jobs

Best Ensemble

The Big Short
The Hateful Eight
The Martian
Spotlight
Steve Jobs

Actor of the Year (for an exemplary body of work)

Michael Fassbender (Steve Jobs, Slow West, Macbeth)
Domhnall Gleeson (Ex Machina, Brooklyn, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, The Revenant)
Alicia Vikander (Ex Machina and The Danish Girl)

Breakthrough Film Artist

Severin Fiala & Veronika Franz (for directing Goodnight Mommy)
Alex Garland (for writing and directing)
Jacob Tremblay (for acting)
Alicia Vikander (for acting)

Best Cinematography

The Hateful Eight
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Sicario

Best Film Editing

The Hateful Eight
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Martian
The Revenant
Spotlight

Best Adapted Screenplay

The Big Short
Brooklyn
The Martian
Room
Steve Jobs

Best Original Screenplay

Ex Machina
The Hateful Eight
Inside Out
Spotlight

Best Score

Brooklyn
Carol
The Hateful Eight
Sicario
Spotlight

Best Documentary

Amy
Going Clear
Meru
Where to Invade Next
The Wolfpack

Best Foreign Language Film

Goodnight Mommy

Best Animated Film

Anomalisa
Inside Out
The Peanuts Movie

Best Overlooked Film

45 Years
99 Homes
Sicario
Steve Jobs
The Wolfpack

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