The Odysseys 2017: Awards Show

It’s here! We’re so happy to present to you The Odyssey Awards 2017! Our team, partners, and friends have come together to nominate, and even present this year’s awards. The voting was SO CLOSE that there was literally 1 vote between some of the winners and the runner ups.

‘Baby Driver’, ‘Logan’, and ‘IT’ are this year’s big winners, each claiming 3 awards a piece. ‘Baby Driver’ took home this year’s top prize of ‘Best Film’ and Hugh Jackman and Dafne keen won ‘Best Actor’ and ‘Best Support Actress’ for ‘Logan’. Finn Wolfhard was voted as this year’s ‘JUMPCUT Breakthrough Star’ for his role in ‘IT’.

We’d love for you to watch the award show as the team did a great job presenting their awards, but a full list of winners can be seen below:

JUMPCUT’s Breakthrough Star:  Finn Wolfhard (IT)
Best Support Actor: Adam Driver (Star Wars: The Last Jedi)
Best Support Actress: Dafne Keen (Logan)
Best Cinematography: Blade Runner 2049
Best Score: La La Land
Best Visual Effects: War for the Planet of the Apes
Best Adapted Screenplay: IT
Best Original Screenplay: Get Out
Best Editing: Baby Driver
Best Action Film: Baby Driver
Best Animated Film: Loving Vincent
Best Comedy Film: Thor: Ragnarok
Best Comic Book Film: Logan
Best Drama Film: Dunkirk
Best Family Film: Paddington 2
Best Horror Film: IT
Best Indie Film: Get Out
Best SciFi Film: Blade Runner 2049
Best Netflix Original: Okja
Biggest Disappointment Award: The Dark Tower
The Under the Radar Award: The Lost City of Z
The Guilty Pleasure Award: Power Rangers
Best Lead Actor: Hugh Jackman (Logan)
Best Lead Actress: Emma Stone (La La Land)
Best Director: Christopher Nolan (Dunkirk)
Best Film: Baby Driver

With a few surprise wins this year, we’d love to hear your thoughts on the results and who your personal winners would have been. Tweet us at @JUMPCUT_ONLINE

The Odysseys 2017: Public Vote Categories

Each year we like to put some of our Odyssey categories to the public vote – this year we have added an extra one into the mix which is our newest category – ‘Best Netflix Original’.

You can see the nominations below and you can SUBMIT YOUR VOTES HERE.

Please feel free to share the submissions link with friends and film fans alike!


The date of our awards show will be revealed shortly… 


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The Odysseys 2016: Save The Date

Awards season is coming to an end, with just two major events left to go; one is a little, unknown ceremony, and the other, is The Odysseys. If you watched the JumpCut UK Film Awards show last year, you’ll know that The Odysseys (as the show is now known) will be the most fun film awards show out there. The Odysseys is all about true film fans from all over the world coming together to celebrate the films that really mattered to the most important people in the industry – the fans!

Well, you’re all surely dying with excitement to see the show and find out who wins our prestigious awards, and we can now confirm that the show will be ready for you all to view from 7pm on Sunday 19th February. So, clear your diary, because your Sunday evening entertainment is sorted. Look out for more details nearer the time, by keeping an eye on our Twitter.