'Get Out' Named Best Film by Washington D.C.-Area Film Critics

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'Get Out'

Christopher Nolan was named best director for 'Dunkirk,' while Gary Oldman, Laurie Metcalf, Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell were among the year's noted actors.

The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association named Get Out the year's top film.

The Universal satire also won for best original screenplay, written by Jordan Peele.

Acting awards went to Gary Oldman for Darkest Hour, Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, Laurie Metcalf for Lady Bird, Brooklynn Prince for The Florida Project, Andy Serkis for War for the Planet of the Apes. Directing honors went to Dunkirk's Christopher Nolan, and best adapted screenplay went to Mudbound's Dee Rees and Virgil Williams.

Coco, Jane and BPM (Beats Per Minute), Blade Runner 2049 and Baby Driver were also among the winners. Steven Spielberg's The Post received the Joe Barber Award for Best Portrayal of Washington, D.C.

The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association comprises 52 DC-VA-MD-based film critics from television, radio, print and online. See the full list of winners below.

Best Film: Get Out

Best Director: Christopher Nolan, Dunkirk

Best Actor: Gary Oldman, Darkest Hour

Best Actress: Frances McDormand, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Supporting Actor: Sam Rockwell, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Supporting Actress: Laurie Metcalf, Lady Bird

Best Acting Ensemble: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Best Youth Performance: Brooklynn Prince, The Florida Project

Best Voice Performance: Anthony Gonzalez, Coco

Best Motion Capture Performance: Andy Serkis, War for the Planet of the Apes

Best Original Screenplay: Jordan Peele, Get Out

Best Adapted Screenplay: Virgil Williams and Dee Rees, Mudbound

Best Animated Feature: Coco

Best Documentary: Jane

Best Foreign Language Film: BPM (Beats Per Minute)

Best Production Design: Production Designer: Dennis Gassner; Set Decorator: Alessandra Querzola, Blade Runner 2049

Best Cinematography: Roger A. Deakins, ASC, BSC, Blade Runner 2049

Best Editing: Paul Machliss, ACE; Jonathan Amos, ACE, Baby Driver

Best Original Score: Hans Zimmer and Benjamin Wallfisch, Blade Runner 2049

The Joe Barber Award for Best Portrayal of Washington, D.C.: The Post

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