MUMBAI: Giving a different touch to the awards season,
the International Cinephile Society (ICS) has given
top honours to Asghar Farhadi's A Separation at its
9th annual awards. The film bagged awards in the best
picture, best ensemble, best screenplay and best film
not in the English language categories.
major winners included Terrence Malick who bagged the
award for the best director for The Tree of Life. While
the best actor award was bagged by Tom Cullen (Weekend)
and Brad Pitt (The Tree of Life), the best actress award
went to Anna Paquin and J. Smith-Cameron (both for Margaret).
in 2003, the International Cinephile Society is an online
group made up of approximately 80 accredited journalists,
film scholars, historians and other industry professionals
who cover film festivals and events on five continents.
ICS honours the finest in American and international
cinema every year.