2008 Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff

Find out who was awarded top honors in film for 2008 by the Boston Society of Film Critics.

Best Picture Slumdog Millionaire and WALL-E (tie)
Best Actor Sean Penn, Starting Out in the Evening; Mickey Rourke, The Wrestler (tie)
Best Actress Sally Hawkins, Happy-Go-Lucky
Best Supporting Actor Heath Ledger, The Dark Knight
Best Supporting Actress Penélope Cruz, Vicky Cristina Barcelona
Best Director Gus Van Sant, Milk and Paranoid Park
Best Screenplay Dustin Lance Black, Milk
Best Foreign Language Film Let the Right One In
Best Animated Film WALL-E
Best Cinematography Christopher Doyle and Rain Kathy Li, Paranoid Park
Best Documentary Man on Wire
Best New Filmmaker Martin McDonagh, In Bruges
Best Film Editing Chris Dickens, Slumdog Millionaire
Best Ensemble Cast Tropic Thunder

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