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Monsieur Lazhar, Philippe Falardeau: Genie Award Winners

Viggo Mortensen (Sigmund Freud), Michael Fassbender (Carl Jung), A Dangerous Method Monsieur Lazhar Tops Genie Awards Meilleur Film / Best Motion Picture A Dangerous MethodMartin Katz, Marco Mehlitz, Jeremy Thomas CAFÉ De FlorePierre Even, Marie-Claude Poulin, Jean-Marc Vallée * Monsieur LazharLuc Déry, Kim McCraw StarbuckAndré Rouleau The WhistleblowerChristina Piovesan, Celine Rattray Meilleure RÉALISATION / Achievement In Direction David CronenbergA Dangerous Method Steven SilverThe Bang Bang Club Jean-marc VALLÉECafé de Flore * Philippe FalardeauMonsieur Lazhar Larysa KondrackiThe Whistleblower Meilleures Images / Achievement In Cinematography Miroslaw Baszak, C.S.C. – The Bang Bang Club Pierre CottereauCafé de Flore Jon JoffinDaydream Nation * Jean-FRANÇOIS Lord – Snow & Ashes Ronald PlanteMonsieur Lazhar Meilleur Montage / Achievement In Editing Jean-FRANÇOIS BergeronThe Year Dolly Parton Was My Mom Michael Czarnecki – In Darkness Patrick DemersJaloux * STÉPHANE LafleurMonsieur Lazhar Ronald Sanders, C.C.E. A.C.E. – A Dangerous Method
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2010 Genie Awards Nominees

The nominees for the 31st Annual Genie Awards, Canada’s answer to the Oscars, were unveiled at simultaneous press conferences in Montreal and Toronto yeseterday. After being snubbed by the major Hollywood awards, only receiving 1 nomination and win for Paul Giamatti at the Golden Globes, Barney’s Version has been highly recognized by Canadian audiences. This is no surprise as its source material is a novel from beloved Canadian treasure Mordecai Richler and the film was partially shot in Montreal. Barney’s VersionIncendies leads the pack with 11 nominations including Best Motion Picture and populating most of the acting categories including one for Paul Giamatti for a Performace by an Actor in a Leading Role and Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role for Dustin Hoffman. Following closely is the other Canadian darling this year, Incendies , which garnered 10 nominations such as Adapted Screenplay (Denis Villeneuve) and Performance by an Actress
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Nominees for the 31rst Genie Awards

  • The Cultural Post
Yesterday, the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television (Acct) announced the nominees for the 31rst Genie Awards, Canada's own Oscars.

Best Motion picture:

* 10 1/2

* Les amours imaginaires

* Barney's Version

* Incendies

* Splice

Best Actor in a Leading Role:

* Jay Baruchel in The Trotsky

* Paul Giamatti in Barney's Version

* Robert Naylor in 10 1/2

* Timothy Olyphant in High Life

* François Papineau in Route 132

Best Actor in a Supporting Role:

* Martin Dubreuil in 10 1/2

* Dustin Hoffman in Barney's Version

* Alexis Martin in Route 132

* Callum Keith Rennie in Gunless

* Rossif Sutherland in High Life

Best Actress in a Leading Role:

* Lubna Azabal in Incendies

* Tatiana Maslany in Grown Up Movie Star

* Molly Parker in Trigger

* Rosamund Pike in Barney's Version

* Tracy Wright in Trigger

Best Actress In a Supporting Role:

* Sonja Bennett in Cole

* Anne-Élizabeth Bossé in Les amours imaginaires

* Minnie Driver in Barney's Version

* Terra Hazelton in Fubar 2

* Mary Walsh in Crackie

Best Adapted Screenplay:

* Michael Konyves
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