Oscar 2007: L.A. Film Critics Choose There Will Be Blood

December 9, 2007–There Will Be Blood nabbed three of the top prizes at the Los Angeles Film Critics Awards, winning best picture, actor for Daniel Day-Lewis and director for Paul Thomas Anderson.

PICTURE: “There Will Be Blood”
RUNNER-UP: “The Diving Bell and the Butterfly”

DIRECTOR: Paul Thomas Anderson, “There Will Be Blood”
RUNNER-UP: Julian Schnabel, “The Diving Bell and the Butterfly”

ACTOR: Daniel Day-Lewis, “There Will Be Blood”
RUNNER-UP: Frank Langella, “Starting Out in the Evening”

ACTRESS: Marion Cotillard, “La Vie en rose”
RUNNER-UP: Anamaria Marinca, “4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days”

SUPPORTING ACTOR: Vlad Ivanov, “4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days”
RUNNER-UP: Hal Holbrook, “Into the Wild”

SUPPORTING ACTRESS:Amy Ryan, “Gone Baby Gone” and “Before the Devil Knows Youre Dead”
RUNNER-UP: Cate Blanchett, “Im Not There”

SCREENPLAY: Tamara Jenkins, “The Savages”
RUNNER-UP: Paul Thomas Anderson, “There Will Be Blood”

FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM: “4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days”
RUNNER-UP: “The Diving Bell and the Butterfly”

DOCUMENTARY: “No End in Sight”
RUNNER-UP: “Sicko”

ANIMATION: “Ratatouille” and “Persepolis” (tie)

MUSIC: Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova, “Once”
RUNNER-UP: Jonny Greenwood, “There Will Be Blood”

PRODUCTION DESIGN: Jack Fisk, “There Will Be Blood”
RUNNER-UP: Dante Ferretti, “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street”

CINEMATOGRAPHY: Janusz Kaminski, “The Diving Bell and the Butterfly”
RUNNER-UP: Robert Elswit, “There Will Be Blood”

NEW GENERATION: Sarah Polley, “Away From Her”

INDEPENDENT/EXPERIMENTAL: Pedro Costas “Colossal Youth”

SPECIAL CITATION: New Crowned Hope series commissioned by director Peter Sellars to honor the anniversary of Mozarts 250th birthday

LEGACY AWARDS: Milestone Film and Video and the Outfest Legacy Project