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GOLDEN GLOBES 2012 Europe

The Artist shines at Golden Globes

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The Artist shines at Golden Globes

Though it was largely an American show at the 69th annual Golden Globe awards, there were several moments of cheer for Europe with The Artist [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Michel Hazanavicius
film profile
]
leading the way. Michel Hazanavicius’ homage to silent cinema won Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical; Jean Dujardin won Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical; and composer Ludovic Bource won Best Original Score – Motion Picture (see news).

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The UK also enjoyed its share of the spoils with American actress Meryl Streep winning Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama for her portrayal of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in UK/France co-production The Iron Lady [+see also:
film review
trailer
making of
film profile
]
.

American icon Woody Allen won Best Screenplay – Motion Picture for Spain/US co-production Midnight In Paris [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
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Film Winners

Cecil B. DeMille Award
Morgan Freeman

Best Motion Picture – Drama
The Descendants

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
Meryl Streep – The Iron Lady

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
George Clooney – The Descendants

Best Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical
The Artist

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical
Michelle Williams – My Week With Marilyn [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical
Jean Dujardin – The Artist

Best Animated Feature Film
The Adventures Of Tintin

Best Foreign Language Film
A Separation

Best Performance by an Actress In A Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Octavia Spencer – The Help

Best Performance by an Actor In A Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Christopher Plummer – Beginners

Best Director - Motion Picture
Martin Scorsese – Hugo

Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Woody Allen – Midnight In Paris

Best Original Score - Motion Picture
Ludovic Bource – The Artist

Best Original Song - Motion Picture
"Masterpiece" – W.E. [+see also:
trailer
interview: Madonna
film profile
]

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