The 1st Annual ScreenAge Wasteland Awards Winners List: ‘The Lighthouse’ Takes Best Picture & More

We just announced the winners for the 1st Annual ScreenAge Wasteland Awards over on our official Twitter account: @SAWasteland!

Now in case you missed it, we have compiled all the winners into this handy list.

Here are your SAWards 2020 winners!

Best Picture

  • The Irishman
  • Knives Out
  • The Lighthouse
  • Marriage Story
  • Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  • Parasite
  • Uncut Gems
  • 1917

Best Animated Film

  • Abominable
  • I Lost My Body
  • Klaus
  • Missing Link
  • Toy Story 4

Best Director

  • Ari Aster – Midsommar
  • Robert Eggers – The Lighthouse
  • Bong Joon-ho – Parasite
  • Sam Mendes – 1917
  • Quentin Tarantino – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Best Actor

  • Adam Driver – Marriage Story
  • Leonardo DiCaprio – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  • Joaquin Phoenix – Joker
  • Adam Sandler – Uncut Gems
  • Robert Pattinson – The Lighthouse

Best Supporting Actor

  • Brad Pitt – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  • Daniel Craig – Knives Out
  • Willem Dafoe – The Lighthouse
  • Joe Pesci – The Irishman
  • Tom Hanks – A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

Best Actress

  • Awkwafina – The Farewell
  • Scarlett Johannson – Marriage Story
  • Lupita Nyong’o – Us
  • Florence Pugh – Midsommar
  • Samara Weaving – Ready or Not

Best Supporting Actress

  • Laura Dern – Marriage Story (TIE)
  • Julia Fox – Uncut Gems
  • Elisabeth Moss – Us
  • Zhao Shuzhen – The Farewell
  • Park So-dam – Parasite (TIE)

Best Onscreen Movie Ensemble

  • Avengers: Endgame (TIE)
  • Dolemite Is My Name
  • The Irishman
  • Knives Out
  • Little Women (TIE)

Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Dolemite Is My Name
  • The Farewell
  • The Irishman
  • Jojo Rabbit
  • Little Women

Best Original Screenplay

  • Knives Out
  • The Lighthouse
  • Marriage Story
  • Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  • Parasite

Best Visual Effects

  • Ad Astra
  • Avengers: Endgame
  • Detective Pikachu
  • Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
  • 1917

Best Scene of the Year

  • Keanu – Always Be My Maybe
  • “And I…am…Iron Man.” – Avengers: Endgame
  • Dancing Down the Stairs – Joker
  • The Fight – Marriage Story
  • Tensions at Spahn Ranch – Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  • Park Family Comes Home – Parasite
  • Celtics Game 7 – Uncut Gems
  • Church Burning – 1917

SAW Breakout Award

  • Ana de Armas – Knives Out (acting)
  • Roman Griffin Davis – Jojo Rabbit (acting)
  • Florence Pugh – Midsommar/Little Women (acting)
  • Da’vine Joy Randolph – Dolemite Is My Name (acting)
  • Lulu Wang – The Farewell (directing)

Most Overlooked Film of 2019

  • The Last Black Man in San Francisco
  • The Lighthouse
  • Monos
  • Motherless Brooklyn
  • The Peanut Butter Falcon

Lifetime Achievement Award

  • Mario Bava
  • Danny DeVito

The Lighthouse swept the 2020 SAWards. It won in all six categories it was nominated for, and took home the major awards (Best Picture, Director, Actor, Supporting Actor).

Winning three awards apiece, Little Women and Avengers: Endgame also swept their nominated categories. Lastly, Marriage Story won (or shared) both of the female acting categories. Toy Story 4, Parasite, and Midsommar took home one award each.

We want to thank everyone who voted during the month of January! We look forward to doing this again next year with all of you!

Were you pleased with the winners tonight? Were there any surprises? Looking ahead in 2020, which upcoming films do you think will snag nominations at the 2nd Annual SAWards?


Author: Marmaduke Karlston

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