LAFCA Award 2012

The Los Angeles Film Critics has announced its award winners for the 2012 film season!

Amour, which focuses on an elderly couple whose love is tested after one is paralyzed from a stroke, picked up Best Picture, while Paul Thomas Andersonwas named Best Director for The Master.

Jennifer Lawrence tied with Emmanuelle Riva for Best Actress for her work in Silver Linings Playbookwhile Joaquin Phoenix was awarded Best Actor for The Master. His co-starAmy Adams won the prize for Best Supporting Actress and Dwight Henrywas the recipient of Best Supporting Actor for his role in Beasts of the Southern Wild.