Oscar 2009: Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards (Part 1)

MUSIC/SCORE:
T-Bone Burnett and Stephen Bruton, "Crazy Heart"
Runner-up: Alexandre Desplat, "Fantastic Mr. Fox"
 
PRODUCTION DESIGN:
Philip Ivey, "District 9"
Runner-up: Rick Carter and Robert Stromberg, "Avatar"
 
CINEMATOGRAPHY:
Christian Berger, "The White Ribbon"
Runner-up: Barry Ackroyd, "The Hurt Locker"
 
SUPPORTING ACTRESS:
Mo'Nique, "Precious"
Runner-up: Anna Kendrick, "Up in the Air"
 
SUPPORTING ACTOR:
Christoph Waltz, "Inglourious Basterds"
Runner-up: Peter Capaldi, "In the Loop"
 
SCREENPLAY:
Jason Reitman and Sheldon Turner, “Up in the Air”
 
Runner-up: Jesse Armstrong, Simon Blackwell, Armando Iannucci and Tony Roche, "In the Loop"
 
DOCUMENTARY/NON-FICTION FILM:
"The Beaches of Agnès" and "The Cove" (tie)
 
DOUGLAS E. EDWARDS INDEPENDENT/EXPERIMENTAL FILM/VIDEO: C.W. Winter and Anders Edstrom, "The Anchorage"