2022 Alliance of Women Film Journalists (AWFJ) Winners

The 2022 Alliance of Women Film Journalists (AWFJ) Winners announced their winners honoring the best in film of 2022.
Here is the full list of winners.

Best Film: The Banshees of Inisherin
Best Director: Sarah Polley, Women Talking
Best Actor: Colin Farrell, The Banshees of Inisherin
Best Actress: Michelle Yeoh, Everything Everywhere All at Once
Best Supporting Actor: Ke Huy Quan, Everything Everywhere All at Once
Best Supporting Actress: Kerry Condon, The Banshees of Inisherin and Jamie Lee Curtis, Everything Everywhere All at Once (TIE)
Best Original Screenplay: Martin McDonagh, The Banshees of Inisherin
Best Adapted Screenplay: Sarah Polley, Women Talking
Best Animated Film: Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio
Best Documentary: All the Beauty and the Bloodshed
Best Non-English-Language Film: Decision to Leave and RRR (TIE)
Best Ensemble Cast (Casting Director): Women Talking
Best Cinematography: Claudio Miranda, Top Gun: Maverick and Polly Morgan, The Woman King (TIE)
Best Editing: Paul Rogers, Everything Everywhere All at Once

EDA FEMALE FOCUS AWARDS These awards honor WOMEN only.
Best Woman Director: Gina Prince-Bythewood, The Woman King
Best Woman Screenwriter: Sarah Polley, Women Talking
Best Animated Female: Connie – Isabella Rossellni (Marcel the Shell with Shoes On)
Best Woman’s Breakthrough Performance: Danielle Deadwyler, Till
Outstanding Achievement by a Woman in the Film Industry: Viola Davis for getting “The Woman King” made as her lifetime passion project and creating opportunities for other women creatives.

EDA SPECIAL MENTION AWARDS
Grand Dame Award for defying ageism: Emma Thompson
Most Egregious Lovers’ Age Difference Award: Crimes of the Future – Viggo Mortensen (born 1958) and Lea Sedoux (born 1985)
She Deserves A New Agent Award: (AWFK note: This is not a put down. On the contrary, it suggests that the actor is better than the role she’s been given.) Ana de Armas, Blonde
Most Daring Performance: Emma Thompson, Good Luck to You, Leo Grande
Time Waster Remake or Sequel Award: Jurassic World: Dominion
AWFJ Hall of Shame Award (Women and men are eligible): Harvey Weinstein for everything and forever.

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