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February 18, 2023 by Jorge Ignacio Castillo

The oft-kilter multiverse dramedy Everything Everywhere All at Once defeated The Banshees of Inisherin in the race for Best Picture at the 23rd edition of the Vancouver Film Critics Circle Awards. The event took place live for the first time in three years at the VIFF Theatre on Monday night.

Everything Everywhere All at Once also won in the categories of Best Director (Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert) and Best Actor – Female (Michelle Yeoh). Banshees won Best Screenplay (Martin McDonagh), Best Actor – Male (Colin Farrell) and Supporting Actor -Male (Brendan Gleeson).

Jessie Buckley won Best Supporting Actor – Female for Women Talking. Laura Poitras’ film All the Beauty and the Bloodshed triumphed in the Best Documentary category, while All Quiet on the Western Front emerged victorious in the Best Foreign Language Film section.

The ceremony featured an acknowledgement by the director of All Quiet on the Western Front, Edward Berger. 

Here is the complete list of winners:

Best Picture

Everything Everywhere All at Once

Best Director

The Daniels, Everything Everywhere All at Once

Best Screenplay

Martin McDonagh, The Banshees of Inisherin

Best Actor – Male

Colin Farrell, The Banshees of Inisherin

Best Actor – Female

Michelle Yeoh, Everything Everywhere All at Once

Best Supporting Actor – Male

Brendan Gleeson, The Banshees of Inisherin

Best Supporting Actor – Female

Jessie Buckley, Women Talking

Best Documentary

All the Beauty and the Bloodshed

Best Foreign Language Film

All Quiet on the Western Front


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