2000 FFCC Award Winners
The 5th Florida Film Critics Circle Awards, given on January 4, 2000, honored the best in film for 2000. Steven Soderbergh’s Traffic won three awards.
Steven Soderbergh – Erin Brockovich and Traffic
Geoffrey Rush – Quills
Ellen Burstyn – Requiem for a Dream
Best Supporting Actor:
Benicio del Toro – Traffic
Best Supporting Actress:
Frances McDormand – Almost Famous and Wonder Boys
State and Main
David Mamet – State and Main
Best Animated Film:
Peter Pau – Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Best Documentary Film:
The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg
Best Foreign Language Film:
Wo hu cang long (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) – Taiwan/Hong Kong/USA/China
O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Pauline Kael Breakout Award:
Kate Hudson – Almost Famous
Golden Orange for Outstanding Contribution to Film:
William Packer (producer) and Rob Hardy (director), who created the movie Trois and devised a barnstorming distribution plan circumventing the usual Hollywood obstacles for African-American filmmakers.