Saturday, June 15, 2024

The 2017 Indiana Film Journalists Association (IFJA) Winners

By Matt Neglia

The Indiana Film Journalists Association (IFJA) have announced their winners representing the best in film for 2017.

Click below to see the winners.

​Best Film

Winner: Lady Bird
Runner-up: The Shape of Water

Other Finalists (listed alphabetically):
Blade Runner 2049
Brigsby Bear
The Florida Project
Get Out
The Post
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Animated Feature
Winner: Coco
Runner-Up: Loving Vincent

Best Foreign Language Film
Winner: Faces Places
Runner-Up: BPM (Beats Per Minute)

Best Documentary
Winner: Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992
Runner-Up: Liyana

Best Original Screenplay
Winner: Greta Gerwig – Lady Bird
Runner-up: Jordan Peele – Get Out

Best Adapted Screenplay
Winner: Scott Frank, James Mangold and Michael Green – Logan
Runner-up: Hampton Fancher and Michael Green – Blade Runner 2049

Best Director
Winner: Greta Gerwig – Lady Bird
Runner-up: Guillermo del Toro – The Shape of Water

Best Actress
Winner: Saoirse Ronan – Lady Bird
Runner-up: Sally Hawkins – Maudie

Best Supporting Actress
Winner: Laurie Metcalf – Lady Bird
Runner-up: Allison Janney – I, Tonya

Best Actor
Winner: Harry Dean Stanton – Lucky
Runner-up: Gary Oldman – Darkest Hour
Best Supporting Actor
Winner: Willem Dafoe – The Florida Project
Runner-up: Doug Jones – The Shape of Water

Best Vocal/Motion Capture Performance
Winner: Andy Serkis – War for the Planet of the Apes
Runner-up: Sean Gunn & Bradley Cooper – Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2

Best Ensemble Acting
Winner: The Florida Project
Runner-up: The Post

Best Musical Score
Winner: Alexandre Desplat – The Shape of Water
Runner-up: Hans Zimmer and Benjamin Wallfisch – Blade Runner 2049

Breakout of the Year
Winner: Timothée Chalamet – Call Me By Your Name and Lady Bird
Runner-up: Kogonada – Columbus

Original Vision Award
Winner: Loving Vincent
Runner-up: Brigsby Bear

The Hoosier Award 
Winner: Columbus
 (As a special award, no runner-up is declared in this category.)

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Matt Neglia
Matt Neglia
Obsessed about the Oscars, Criterion Collection and all things film 24/7. Critics Choice Member.

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