Black Reel Awards 2012

Black Reel Awards 2012 Winners

Best Film - The Help

Best Director - Steve McQueen - Shame

Best Actor - John Boyega - Attack the Block

Best Actress - Viola Davis - The Help

Best Supporting Actor - Don Cheadle - The Guard

Best Supporting Actress - Octavia Spencer - The Help

Best Breakthrough Performance - Adepero Oduye - Pariah

Best Cast (Ensemble) - The Help

Best Original or Adapted Song - Mary J. Blige - "The Living Proof" from The Help

Outstanding Original Score - Thomas Newman - The Help

Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original - Steve McQueen - Shame

Best Short Film - Wake – Bree Newsome

Best Feature Documentary - Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest – Michael Rapaport

Best Independent Documentary - Infiltrating Hollywood: The Rise and Fall of the Spook Who Sat By the Door – Christine Acham and Clifford Ward

Best Independent Feature Film - My Last Day Without You

Best Foreign Film - Attack the Block

Best Television Documentary - Planet Rock: The Story of Hip Hop and the Crack Generation

Best Television Miniseries or Movie - Thurgood

Best Actor in a Television Miniseries or Movie - Idris Elba - Luther

Best Actress in a Television Miniseries or Movie - Taraji P. Henson - Taken From Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story