‘Up in the Air’ Wins Best Film From DC Area Film Critics Association

George Clooney wins best actor from Jason Reitman-directed film

Last Updated: December 7, 2009 @ 5:46 AM


"Up in the Air" won the Washington, DC Area Film Critics Association’s award for best film, and George Clooney won best actor. The Jason Reitman-directed film also won best screenplay.
Here’s a complete list of winners:
2009 WAFCA Winners
Best Actor
George Clooney, Up in the Air
Best Actress
Carey Mulligan, An Education
Best Supporting Actor
Christoph Waltz | Inglourious Basterds
Best Supporting Actress
Mo’Nique | Precious
Best Director
Kathryn Bigelow | The Hurt Locker
Best Screenplay, Adapted
Up in the Air | Paramount
Best Screenplay, Original
Inglourious Basterds | Weinstein Company
Best Film
Up in the Air | Paramount
Best Breakthrough Performance
Gabourey Sidibe | Precious
Best Ensemble
The Hurt Locker | Summit Entertainment
Best Animated Film
Up | Walt Disney
Best Foreign Film
Sin Nombre | Focus Features
Best Art Direction
Nine | The Weinstein Company
Best Documentary
Food, Inc. | Magnolia