2007 EDA Awards Nominees Announced

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The Alliance of Women Film Journalists congratulates all the nominees for 2007 EDA Awards.

Nominees for multiple awards include “Away From Her,” “Atonement,” “The Diving Bell and The Butterfly,” “Savanges,” No Country For Old Men,” “Into the Wild,” and “Persepolis.”

Listed alphabetically within each award category, the nominees are:

EDA Annual Achievement Awards:

Best Film:


Diving Bell and Butterfly

Into The Wild

No Country For Old Men

Best Director:

The Coen Brothers

Sean Penn

Sarah Polley

Julian Schnabel

Best Screenplay Original:


Lars and The Real Girl

Michael Clayton

The Savages

Best Screenplay Adapted:


Away From Her

Diving Bell and Butterfly

No Country For Old Men


Best Documentary:

Cats of Mirikitani

My Kid Could Paint That

No End In Sight


Best Actress:

Marion Cotillard – La Vie En Rose

Julie Christie – Away From Her

Laura Linney – Savages

Ellen Page – Juno

Best Actress In Supporting Role:

Cate Blanchett – I’m Not There

Jennifer Jason Leigh – Margot

Emily Mortimer – Lars and the Real Girl

Amy Ryan – Gone Baby Gone

Tilda Swinton – Michael Clayton

Best Actor:

Johnny Depp – Sweeney Todd

Tommy Lee Jones – In the Valley of Elah

Daniel Day Lewis – There Will Be Blood

Viggo Mortensen – Eastern Promises

Best Actor In Supporting Role:

Casey Affleck – Jesse James

Javier Bardem – No Country For Old Men

Tom Wilkinson – Michael Clayton

Hal Holbrook – Into the Wild

Best Ensemble Cast:

Before The Devil Knows You’re Dead


Michael Clayton

Talk to Me

Best Editing:


Diving Bell and Butterfly

I’m Not There

No Country for Old Men

Best Foreign Film:

Diving Bell and Butterfly

4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days

Golden Door

Lust, Caution


EDA Female Focus Awards:

Best Woman Director:

Tamara Jenkins – The Savages

Kasi Lemmons – Talk to Me

Mira Nair – The Namesake

Sarah Polley – Away From Her

Best Woman Screenwriter:

Diablo Cody – Juno

Tamara Jenkins – The Savages

Sarah Polley – Away From Her

Adrienne Shelly – Waitress

Best Breakthrough Performance:

Amy Adams – Enchanted

Ellen Page – Juno

Amy Ryan – Gone Baby Gone

Keri Russell – Waitress and August Rush

Best Newcomer:

Nikki Blonsky – Hairspray

Saoirse Ronan – Atonement

Tang Wei – Lust, Caution

Luisa Williams – Day Night Day Night

Women’s Image Award:

Jodie Foster

Laura Linney

Sarah Polley

Adrienne Shelly

Hanging in There Award for Persistence:

Ruby Dee

Annie Lundeberg and Ricki Stern – Devil On Horseback

Actress Defying Age and Ageism:

Brenda Blythen

Julie Christie

Vanessa Redgrave

Meryl Streep

Outstanding Achievement By A Woman In 2007:

Kathleen Kennedy for producing Diving Bell and Persepolis

Sarah Polley

Adrienne Shelly

Lifetime Achievement Award:

Julie Christie

Mia Farrow

Vanessa Redgrave

Adrienne Shelly

AWFJ Award For Humanitarian Activism:

Ruby Dee

Mia Farrow

Angelina Jolie

Susan Sarandon

EDA Special Mention Awards:

AWFJ Hall Of Shame Award:

Wild Hogs

Black Snake Moan

Nanny Diaries



Actress Most in Need Of A New Agent:

Halle Berry

Nicole Kidman

Hilary Swank

Catherine Zeta Jones

Movie You Wanted To Love But Just Couldn’t:


Georgia Rule

Margot at the Wedding

Reservation Road

Best Of The Fests:

Day Zero

Secret Sunshine

Darius Goes West


Black Sheep

4 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days

The Cake Eaters

Four Sheets To the Wind

Red Road


Sweet Mud

Out of time

Grbivica My Home

Unforgettable Moment Award

Eastern Promises – Viggo Mortensen’s full frontal

The Host – Tracking shot of monsters appearing

Golden Door – Emigrants swimming in milk

Into The Wild – Emile Hirsch dying scene

Best Depiction Of Nudity or Sexuality:

Atonement – Keira Knightly

Before The Devil Knows You’re Dead – Marisa Tomei/Philip Seymour Hoffman

Eastern Promises – Viggo Mortensen

Lust/Caution – Tang Wei

Best Seduction:

Atonement – Keira Knightly and James McAvoy

Juno – Ellen Page and Michael Cera

The Namesake – Tabu and Irfan Khan (The Parents)


Sequel That Shouldn’t Have Been Made Award:

Pirates 3

Rush Hour 3

Shrek 3

Spiderman 3

Cultural Crossover Award:

Killer of Sheep

The Namesake


Bravest Performance Award:

Julie Christie – Away From Her

Kate Dickie – Red Road

Jodie Foster – the Brave One

Best Leap from Actress to Director Award:

Julie Delpy

Kasi Lemmons

Sarah Polley

Adrienne Shelly

Most Egregious Age Difference Between Leading Man and Love Interest Award:

Robin Wright Penn and Tony Hopkins in Beowulf

Tea Leone and Ben Kingsley in You Kill Me

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