The American film critics chose the film of the year

© Amblin Partners (2018)scene from the movie the Green bookThe American film critics chose the film of the year© Amblin Partners (2018)

National Board of review USA: best film of the year picture of the American Director Peter Farrelly, «Green book» (Green book, 2018), reports Deadline Hollywood.

«This is a warm and insightful look at a remarkable friendship, transferred to the screen at the moment when her story of love, compassion and shared humanity resonates deeply», said about the ribbon, Director of the Board Annie Solhof.

The title of best Director went to Bradley Cooper for his work «a Star is born» (A Star is Born, 2018).

The best actor was Viggo Mortensen for the role of Tony chatterbox Vallelonga in the «Green book», and best actress, Lady Gaga, who played in the movie «a Star is born».

The awarding ceremony will be held January 8 at the gala NBR Awards.

The publication notes that the national Council of film critics USA often awards «at its discretion» and the names of the winners do not coincide with those who receive «Oscar».