In a surprise announcement, the Toronto Film Critics Association on Tuesday said that it had chosen Kelly Reichardt's Wendy and Lucy as the best film of the year. The film's star, Michelle Williams was named best actress. Mickey Rourke was named best actor for his role in The Wrestler. Jonathan Demme took directing honors for Rachel Getting Married, which also won for screenplay (Jenny Lumet) and supporting actress (Rosemary DeWitt). The late Heath Ledger was named best supporting actor for his performance in The Dark Knight .