24th Toronto Film Critics Association Awards
DateFebruary 7, 2021 (2021-02-07)
Best PictureNomadland
Most awardsNomadland (3)
Most nominationsNomadland and Minari (4)

The 24th Toronto Film Critics Association Awards, honoring the best in film for 2020, were announced on February 7, 2021.[1][2]

Anne at 13,000 ft was declared the winner of the Rogers Best Canadian Film Award in the virtual gala held March 9, 2021.[3]

The award presentation, hosted by Elaine Lui and Kathleen Newman-Bremang, was livestreamed on the internet. Lui and Newman-Bremang received a Canadian Screen Award nomination for Best Host in a Web Program or Series at the 10th Canadian Screen Awards in 2022.[4]


Category Winners and nominees Films
Best Film Chloé Zhao Nomadland
Kelly Reichardt First Cow
Lee Isaac Chung Minari
Rogers Best Canadian Film Award Kazik Radwanski Anne at 13,000 Ft.
Louise Archambault And the Birds Rained Down
Yonah Lewis and Calvin Thomas White Lie
Best Actor Riz Ahmed Sound of Metal
Chadwick Boseman Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Mads Mikkelsen Another Round (Druk)
Best Actress Frances McDormand Nomadland
Viola Davis Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom
Sidney Flanigan Never Rarely Sometimes Always
Best Supporting Actor Daniel Kaluuya Judas and the Black Messiah
Leslie Odom Jr. One Night in Miami...
Paul Raci Sound of Metal
Best Supporting Actress Maria Bakalova Borat Subsequent Moviefilm
Olivia Colman The Father
Youn Yuh-jung Minari
Best Director Chloé Zhao Nomadland
Kelly Reichardt First Cow
Lee Isaac Chung Minari
Best Screenplay Lee Isaac Chung Minari
Darius Marder, Abraham Marder Sound of Metal
Chloé Zhao Nomadland
Best First Feature Radha Blank The Forty-Year-Old Version
Emerald Fennell Promising Young Woman
Florian Zeller The Father
Best Animated Film Tomm Moore, Ross Stewart Wolfwalkers
Pete Docter Soul
Kris Pearn The Willoughbys
Best Foreign-Language Film Kleber Mendonça Filho Bacurau
Kantemir Balagov Beanpole
Thomas Vinterberg Another Round (Druk)
Allan King Documentary Award Alexander Nanau Collective
Garrett Bradley Time
Spike Lee American Utopia
Nicole Newnham, James LeBrecht Crip Camp
Jay Scott Prize Kelly Fyffe-Marshall
Clyde Gilmour Award Jason Ryle
Cineplex Emerging Critic Award Mark Hanson
Rose Ho


  1. ^ Etan Vlessing, "Chloe Zhao's 'Nomadland' Named Best Picture by Toronto Film Critics Association". The Hollywood Reporter, February 7, 2021.
  2. ^ "Nomadland Leads 24th Annual TFCA Award Winners". Toronto Film Critics Association. Retrieved 2021-02-19.
  3. ^ Mullen, Pat (March 10, 2021). "Anne at 13,000 ft Wins Rogers Best Canadian Film Award from TFCA". POV Magazine. Retrieved March 10, 2021.
  4. ^ Brent Furdyk, "2022 Canadian Screen Award Nominees Announced, ‘Sort Of’ & ‘Scarborough’ Lead The Pack". ET Canada, February 15, 2022.