Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Toronto Film Critics Association Names 'Roma' Best Picture

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Toronto Film Critics Association Names 'Roma' Best Picture

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TFCA names 'Roma' best picture

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TORONTO - The Toronto Film Critics Association has handed "Roma" two of its top prizes.

The TFCA named Alfonso Cuaron's black-and-white drama, about a live-in housekeeper for a middle-class family in Mexico City, best picture.

It also deemed Cuaron best director.

"Roma," which hits Netflix on Friday, has racked up a slew of accolades since emerging on the festival circuit.

It's nominated for several Golden Globes, was named best film of the year by the Los Angeles Film Critics Association, won the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival and topped the New York Film Critics Circle.

Other TFCA winners announced Sunday include Olivia Colman as best actress for her portrayal of Queen Anne in Yorgos Lanthimos' historical period comedy "The Favourite. …

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