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AFCA Announces Local Film Short List
Five Austin films in contention for the annual award
"...be announced on Jan. 7 along with the complete AFCA award slate. There will then be a special celebratory..."

Dec. 11, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

AFCA Backs 'Black Swan'
Local film critics pick year's best
"...in total, including Best Director and Best Actress. The AFCA also championed Gareth Edwards' sci-fi stunner Monsters for Best..."

Dec. 22, 2010 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

AFCA Announces 2009 Awards
The Austin Film Critics Association hands The Hurt Locker top prize
"...critical favorite The Hurt Locker taking first place. The AFCA also honored Kathryn Bigelow and cinematographer Barry Ackroyd for..."

Dec. 18, 2009 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

AFCA Anoints 'Hugo'
Austin group hands 'Take Shelter,' 'Drive' multiple awards

Dec. 28, 2011 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

AFCA Announces 2009 Awards
The Austin Film Critics Association hands 'Hurt Locker' top honors

Dec. 16, 2009 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Austin Film Critics Association Award Winners
The AFCA laud acclaimed drama and local filmmaker Keith Maitland
"...when the members of the Austin Film Critics Association (AFCA) weighed in with their thoughts on the best films..."

Dec. 30, 2016 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Austin Film Critics Pick Boyhood
AFCA showers Linklater favorite with four awards
"...film, whether at the international, national, or local level. AFCA's 33 members contribute to publications and outlets as diverse..."

Dec. 19, 2014 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Split Decision for Austin Film Critics Association
Get Out, The Shape of Water top local critic awards
"...Guillermo del Toro's Cold War fantasy heads up the AFCA Top 10 list, as compiled from the individual top..."

Jan. 12, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Austin Film Critics Association Announces 2018's Best Films and More
If Beale Street Could Talk, The Favourite big winners
"...As is often the case with the AFCA, the Best Film award and the top film in..."

Jan. 7, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Mad Max: Fury Road Tops Austin Film Critics Association Awards
Full list of winners, plus who made the best Austin film?
"...Memorial Breakthrough Artist Award. Named in honor of late AFCA co-founder Bobby McCurdy, the award is intended to celebrate..."

Dec. 29, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Film Critics Release 2018 Awards Nominee Lists
Roster includes new stunt and mo-cap categories
"...remake Suspiria. Plus there are two films by former AFCA best picture winners in contention: Barry Jenkins' follow-up to..."

Dec. 28, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Macon Blair Feels at Home in Austin
First-time director wins critics’ applause
"...Last December the AFCA members whittled down a record-setting list of 25 features..."

Jan. 12, 2018 Screens Feature by Richard Whittaker

Get Out Wins Austin Critics Top Prize
The Shape of Water, Timothée Chalamet get nods
"...Artist Award, named after the late co-founder of the AFCA...."

Jan. 8, 2018 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

I Don't Feel at Home Wins Best Austin Film
Macon Blair's debut lauded by Austin Film Critics Association
"...Jan. 6 at AFS Cinema, two days before the AFCA releases its complete awards list on Jan. 8...."

Dec. 31, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Critics Announce Award Nominees
Carol leads nominations with seven nods
"...R. “Bobby” McCurdy Memorial Breakthrough Artist Award, named after AFCA co-founder McCurdy, and the previously announced nominees for Best..."

Dec. 16, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Film Critics Association Announces Year-End Awards
'Zero Dark Thirty' named Best Film of 2012
"...year (Bernie, Killer Joe, Magic Mike, and The Paperboy) AFCA 2012 Top Ten Films:..."

Dec. 21, 2012 Screens Feature

Local Critics Pick ‘Zero Dark Thirty’
Austin Film Critics Association names P.T. Anderson Best Director
"...AFCA 2013 Awards:..."

Dec. 18, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Backing 'Black'
The Austin Film Critics Association announces 2010 awards
"...her turn as a deranged prima ballerina; indeed, her AFCA Best Actress decision was one of only two categories..."

Dec. 24, 2010 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Film Flam
The AFCA adds new members, plus some locals hit it big
"...has been inducted into the distinguished ranks of the AFCA (joining other esteemed Chronicle critics Marjorie Baumgarten, Kimberley Jones,..."

Aug. 14, 2015 Screens Post by Josh Kupecki

The Austin Film Critics Have Spoken
AFCA announces its favorites of 2013 … ish
"...AFCA 2013 Top Ten Films..."

Dec. 17, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

Austin Film Critics Association Announces Top Pic(k)s
The AFCA anoints There Will Be Blood best film of the year
"...Blood as the best film of the year. The AFCA – whose membership includes local critics from daily newspapers,..."

Dec. 21, 2007 Screens Feature

Austin Film Critics Name Boyhood Best of Year
AFCA celebrates locally made Linklater film with four awards
"...AFCA 2014 Top Ten Films 1. Boyhood 2. Whiplash 3...."

Dec. 17, 2014 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Film Flam
Tugg + Weinsteins, AFCA expands, & Ron cooks ‘Chinatown’
"...High-fives to the new kids, who’ll be joining existing AFCA members from such outlets as Ain't It Cool News,..."

Aug. 7, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Austin Film Critics Association Announces Awards
Hugo wins Best Picture

Dec. 30, 2011 Screens Feature

The Year in Rewind
The Chronicle looks back at 2008 at the movies
"...results announced a couple of weeks ago by the AFCA, which named the superhero movie as the group's choice..."

Jan. 2, 2009 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Austin Film Critics Association 2008 Awards
The AFCA goes batty for the Batman

Dec. 19, 2008 Screens Feature

Naked City
The Charter, Again, Part I
"...May 4 ballot as a third option, along with AFCA and repeal, Wynn wrote, "the citizen-initiated public financing proposal..."

March 1, 2002 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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