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2020 - 31st Annual Banane d'or Awards



Due to a worldwide pandemic the Belgian movie theaters were closed from March 13 until July 1 and were closed again October 23. They haven't re-opened since. Still only movies that were theatrically released in Belgium were eligible.

Picture: Tenet (Christopher Nolan)
Director: Leigh Whannell, The Invisible Man
Actor: Bartosz Bielenia, Corpus Christi
Actress: Awkwafina, The Farewell
Supporting Actor: Hugh Grant, The Gentlemen
Supporting Actress: Valerie Pachner, A Hidden Life
Screenplay: The Farewell - Lulu Wang
Use of Music: The Last Black Man in San Fransisco - Emile Mosseri, Joe Talbot
Rediscovery: Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance and Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx - Kenji Misumi


I have been handing out these awards since I was 14 at the end of 1990.
To be eligible in a certain year, a film must be released in Belgium and I must have seen it.
Screeners are always welcome :o)

(p.s. The winners were my favorites AT THE TIME, my tastes have changed over the years)