2009 New York Film Critics Circle Awards

75th NYFCC Awards

January 11, 2010

Best Picture:
The Hurt Locker

The 75th New York Film Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best in film for 2009, were announced on 14 December 2009 and presented on 11 January 2010.[1][2][3]


Kathryn Bigelow, Best Director winner
George Clooney, Best Actor winner
Meryl Streep, Best Actress winner
Christoph Waltz, Best Supporting Actor winner
Mo'Nique, Best Supporting Actress winner
Armando Iannucci, Best Screenplay co-winner

Best ActorEdit

1. George ClooneyFantastic Mr. Fox and Up in the Air
2. Jeff BridgesCrazy Heart
3. Jeremy RennerThe Hurt Locker

Best ActressEdit

1. Meryl StreepJulie & Julia
2. Tilda SwintonJulia
3. Carey MulliganAn Education

Best Animated FilmEdit

1. Fantastic Mr. Fox
2. Up
3. Coraline

Best CinematographyEdit

1. Christian BergerThe White Ribbon (Das weiße Band)
2. Mauro FioreAvatar
3. Roger DeakinsA Serious Man

Best DirectorEdit

1. Kathryn BigelowThe Hurt Locker
2. Wes AndersonFantastic Mr. Fox
3. Quentin TarantinoInglourious Basterds

Best FilmEdit

1. The Hurt Locker
2. Up in the Air
3. Fantastic Mr. Fox

Best First FilmEdit

Best Foreign Language FilmEdit

1. Summer Hours (L'heure d'été)France
2. Broken Embraces (Los abrazos rotos)Spain
3. Everlasting Moments (Maria Larssons eviga ögonblick)Sweden

Best Non-Fiction FilmEdit

1. Of Time and the City
2. Anvil! The Story of Anvil
3. Tyson

Best ScreenplayEdit

1. Armando Iannucci, Jesse Armstrong, Simon Blackwell, and Tony RocheIn the Loop
2. Jason Reitman and Sheldon TurnerUp in the Air
3. Quentin TarantinoInglourious Basterds

Best Supporting ActorEdit

1. Christoph WaltzInglourious Basterds
2. Christian McKayMe and Orson Welles
3. Peter CapaldiIn the Loop

Best Supporting ActressEdit

1. Mo'NiquePrecious
2. Vera FarmigaUp in the Air
3. Anna KendrickUp in the Air

Special AwardEdit


  1. ^ Lumenick, Lou (14 December 2009). "Oscar Watch: NY, LA critics boost 'Hurt Locker'". New York Post. Retrieved 23 December 2017.
  2. ^ Hernandez, Eugene (14 December 2009). ""Hurt Locker" & "Summer Hours" Win with NY Critics". IndieWire. Retrieved 23 December 2017.
  3. ^ King, Susan (14 December 2009). "New York Film Critics Circle picks 'Hurt Locker' as top film". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 23 December 2017.

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