|2012||Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences||Best Actress||Beasts of the Southern Wild||Nominated|
|2012||Independent Spirit Awards||Best Female Lead||Beasts of the Southern Wild||Nominated|
|2012||National Board of Review||Breakthrough Performance by an Actress||Beasts of the Southern Wild||Won|
|2012||New York Film Critics Online||Breakthrough Performance||Beasts of the Southern Wild||Won|
|2012||Washington D.C. Film Critics Association||Best Young Actor or Actress||Beasts of the Southern Wild||Won|
by Drew Taylor
The big-budget remake of beloved musical "Annie" is nothing if not ambitious. Developed by Jay-Z, who memorably sampled "Annie" for his huge hit "Hard Knock Life," and Will Smith, who originally designed the project as a...
by Jessie Heyman
This year's Oscar nominations yielded plenty of snubs, but for "Beasts of the Southern Wild," it was nothing but pleasant surprises. Benh Zeitlin's feature-length directorial debut follows a young heroine as she embarks on a...