Canada's Toronto Film Critics Association has named Lost In Translation as the best film of 2003.

The group also named the movie's star Bill Murray best actor, and the film's writer and director SOFIA COPPOLA shared the best screenplay award with Denys Arcand, who was honoured for THE BARBARIAN INVASIONS.

The seventh installment of the TFCA awards gave Peter Jackson the best director trophy for The Lord Of The Rings: THE RETURN OF THE KING and a special nod for his Lord of the Rings trilogy.

The best female actor award went to Samantha Morton for her efforts in MORVERN CALLAR.

22/12/2003 01:23