National Society of Film Critics 2002

Best Picture
* The Pianist
Y Tu Mamá También
Talk to Her (Hable con ella)

Best Director
* Roman Polanski – The Pianist
Pedro Almodóvar – Talk to Her (Hable con ella)
Alfonso Cuarón – Y Tu Mamá También

Best Actor
* Adrien Brody – The Pianist
Michael Caine – The Quiet American
Aurélien Recoing – Time Out (L’emploi du temps)

Best Actress
* Diane Lane – Unfaithful
Maggie Gyllenhaal – Secretary
Isabelle Huppert – The Piano Teacher (La pianiste)

Best Supporting Actor
* Christopher Walken – Catch Me If You Can
Chris Cooper – Adaptation.
Alan Arkin – Thirteen Conversations About One Thing

Best Supporting Actress
* Patricia Clarkson – Far from Heaven
Fiona Shaw – The Triumph of Love
Kathy Bates – About Schmidt

Best Screenplay
* Ronald Harwood – The Pianist
Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor – About Schmidt
Carlos Cuarón and Alfonso Cuarón – Y Tu Mamá También

Best Cinematography
* Edward Lachman – Far from Heaven
Pawel Edelman – The Pianist
Robert Elswit – Punch-Drunk Love

Best Foreign Language Film
* Y Tu Mamá También
Talk to Her (Hable con ella)
Time Out (L’emploi du temps)

Best Non-Fiction Film
* Standing in the Shadows of Motown
The Cockettes
Domestic Violence
The Kid Stays in the Picture

Film Heritage Award
Kino International for releasing restored versions of Fritz Lang’s Metropolis and D. W. Griffith silent films

Special Citation
UCLA’s film and television archives