The St. Louis Film Critics, a professional association of working film critics in the St. Louis-area, announced the winners of their annual St. Louis Film Critics Awards on Monday, December 19, 2011. The yearly awards are given to recognize the best in cinema for the year.
Member film critics voted for the winners of the SLFC Awards on December 17 and the results were revealed to SLFC members at the association’s annual Awards Party on Sunday, December 18. The winners are announced to the public Monday, December 19, at 10 a.m., by press release and on the association’s website www.stlfilmcritics.org. Both SLFC Awards nominees and winners are posted on the SLFC website. Nominees are listed alphabetically.
|2011 St. Louis Film Critics’ Awards|
To be eligible for an award, a film must have been shown in the greater St. Louis area in a theater or at a film festival or series, or made available to SLFC members by screening or screener during the past year. Films opening in limited run elsewhere for Oscar qualification but which will open in the St. Louis area early in the next year are eligible, provided the are made available for viewing by the member film critics.
The mission of the St. Louis Film Critics association is to promote appreciation of great cinema in St. Louis and to promote St. Louis as an area that appreciates great cinema. The member film critics review films for a variety of media, including print, radio, television and Internet in the greater St. Louis Area. SLFC also presents awards at the St. Louis International Film Festival and St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase, both presented by Cinema St. Louis.
For further information on the SLFC Awards, the St. Louis Film Critics association or the association’s other film awards and activities throughout the year, contact SLFC Director Cate Marquis at firstname.lastname@example.org or 314.576.2912.