Shadows Awards 16th Shadows Awards for 1996
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Shadows Awards
B E S T   F I L M
dead man walking
Dead Man Walking
(Tim Robbins)

2. Shine (Scott Hicks)
3. Trainspotting (Danny Boyle)
4. The Pillow Book
    (Peter Greenaway)
5. Fargo (Joel Coen)
6. Breaking the Waves
    (Lars von Trier)
7. Secrets & Lies (Mike Leigh)
8. Lone Star (John Sayles)
9. Jerry Maguire (Cameron Crowe)
10. The People vs Larry Flynt
      (Milos Forman)

11. Flirting with Disaster
      (David O Russell)
12. Don't Forget You're Going
        to Die
(Xavier Beauvois)
13. Sense and Sensibility (Ang Lee)
14. Richard III (Richard Loncraine)
15. The English Patient
      (Anthony Minghella)
16. Everyone Says I Love You
      (Woody Allen)
17. Evita (Alan Parker)
18. Emma (Douglas McGrath)
19. Carla's Song (Ken Loach)
20. The Hunchback of Notre Dame
      (Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise)

21. Mighty Aphrodite (Woody Allen)
22. The Day of the Beast
      (Alex de la Iglesia)
23. The Daytrippers (Greg Mottola)
24. Twelve Monkeys (Terry Gilliam)
25. Michael Collins (Neil Jordan)
26. Blue in the Face
      (Wayne Wang, Paul Auster)
27. Earth (Julio Medem)
28. Hollow Reed (Angela Pope)
29. 2 Days in the Valley
      (John Herzfeld)
30. Mars Attacks! (Tim Burton)

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the pillow book D I R E C T O R

Peter Greenaway
(The Pillow Book)

2. Danny Boyle (Trainspotting)
3. Joel Coen (Fargo)
4. Scott Hicks (Shine)
5. Anthony Minghella (English Patient)
6. Lars von Trier (Breaking the Waves)
7. Tim Robbins (Dead Man Walking)
8. Terry Gilliam (Twelve Monkeys)
9. Ang Lee (Sense and Sensibility)
10. Xavier Beauvois (Don't Forget You're Going to Die)

fargo W R I T E R

Joel Coen & Ethan Coen
2. John Hodge (Trainspotting)
3. John Sayles (Lone Star)
4. Tim Robbins (Dead Man Walking)
5. Peter Greenaway (The Pillow Book)
6. Jan Sardi (Shine)
7. Cameron Crowe (Jerry Maguire)
8. Scott Alexander, Larry Karaszewski
    (The People vs Larry Flynt)
9. Lars von Trier (Breaking the Waves)
10. David O Russell (Flirting with Disaster)

mcdormand A C T R E S S

Frances McDormand
(Fargo, Lone Star)

2. Emily Watson (Breaking the Waves)
3. Mira Sorvino (Mighty Aphrodite)
4. Susan Sarandon (Dead Man Walking)
5. Brenda Blethyn (Secrets & Lies)
6. Courtney Love (People vs Larry Flynt)
7. Goldie Hawn (Everyone Says I Love You,
    First Wives Club)
8. Hope Davis (The Daytrippers)
9. Joely Richardson (Hollow Reed)
10. Madonna (Evita)

mcgregor A C T O R

Ewan McGregor
(Trainspotting, The Pillow Book,
Brassed Off)

2. Geoffrey Rush (Shine)
3. Tom Cruise (Jerry Maguire)
4. Dennis Franz (American Buffalo)
5. William H Macy (Fargo)
6. Robert Carlyle (Carla's Song, Trainspotting)
7. Sean Penn (Dead Man Walking)
8. Martin Donovan (Hollow Reed)
9. Ian McKellen (Richard III, Restoration)
10. Jeffrey Wright (Basquait)

winslet S U P P O R T I N G

Kate Winslet
(Sense and Sensibility)

2. Marianne Jean-Baptiste (Secrets & Lies)
3. Katrin Cartlidge (Breaking the Waves)
4. Renee Zellweger (Jerry Maguire)
5. Anne Meara (The Daytrippers)
6. Annabella Sciorra (The Funeral)
7. Stockard Channing (Up Close & Personal,
    First Wives Club)
8. Emma Suarez (Earth)
9. Anjelica Huston (Crossing Guard)
10. Phyllis Logan (Secrets & Lies)

penn S U P P O R T I N G

Chris Penn
(The Funeral)
2. Ian Hart (Hollow Reed, Michael Collins)
3. Cuba Gooding Jr (Jerry Maguire)
4. Christopher Lloyd (Things to Do in Denver...)
5. Gene Hackman (The Birdcage, Get Shorty)
6. Roschdy Zem (Don't Forget You're Going to Die)
7. Armin Mueller-Stahl (Shine)
8. Stephen Thompkinson (Brassed Off)
9. Matt Damon (Courage Under Fire)
10. Edward Norton (People vs Larry Flynt,
      Everyone Says I Love You)

eraser W O R S T   F I L M

(Charles Russell)

2. Stolen Hearts [aka Two if by Sea]
    (Bill Bennett)
3. Up Close & Personal (Jon Avnet)
4. Frankie Starlight (Michael Lindsay-Hogg)
5. The Pallbearer (Mike Reeves)

murder one B E S T   T V   S E R I E S

Murder One
2. ER (C4)
3. The Larry Sanders Show (BBC)
4. Seinfeld (BBC/Sky)
5. Frasier (C4)
6. The X Files (Sky/BBC)
7. Northern Exposure (C4)
8. Friends (C4)
9. Gulliver's Travels (C4)
10. The Simpsons (Sky)
11. London Bridge (ITV)
12. Ellen (C4)
13. Star Trek, The Next Generation (BBC)
14. Ballykissangel (BBC)
15. Murphy Brown (Sky)
16. Nash Bridges (CBS, Sky)
17. Drop the Dead Donkey (C4)
18. Star Trek, Voyager (BBC)
19. The Vicar of Dibley (BBC)
20. Cybill (C4)

alanis morissette S I N G L E

You Learn
(Alanis Morissette)
2. Weak (Skunk Anansie)
3. One of Us (Joan Osborne)
4. A Design for Life (Manic Street Preachers)
5. Don't Look Back in Anger (Oasis)
6. Goldfinger (Ash)
7. You're Gorgeous (Baby Bird)
8. Head over Feet (Alanis Morissette)
9. Tonight Tonight (Smashing Pumpkins)
10. Lump (Presidents of the United States of America)
11. Single-Bilingual (Pet Shop Boys)
12. Breakfast at Tiffany's (Deep Blue Something)
13. Female of the Species (Space)
14. Place Your Hands (Reef)
15. In a Room (Dodgy)
16. Breathe (Prodigy)
17. Oh Yeah (Ash)
18. Alisha Rules the World (Alisha's Attic)
19. Ironic (Alanis Morissette)
20. You Must Love Me (Madonna)
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