Best Actress, 2011

Rules and Regulations


1. Juliette Binoche, Certified Copy [148 points/24 votes]

2. Elizabeth Olsen, Martha Marcy May Marlene [145/22]
3. Kirsten Dunst, Melancholia [142/24]
4. Yun Jung-hee, Poetry [90/13]
5. Rooney Mara, The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo [83/14]

6. Anna Paquin, Margaret [80/11]
7. Charlize Theron, Young Adult [66/12]
8. Tilda Swinton, We Need to Talk About Kevin [48/9]
9. Michelle Williams, Meek’s Cutoff [43/8]
10. Kristen Wiig, Bridesmaids [39/6]
11. Viola Davis, The Help [35/5] {includes points in supporting}
12. Elena Anaya, The Skin I Live In [34/6] {includes points in supporting}
Keira Knightley, A Dangerous Method [34/6] {includes points in supporting}
14. Monica del Carmen, Leap Year [28/5]
15. Saoirse Ronan, Hanna [25/5]
16. Leila Hatami, A Separation [25/4] {includes points in supporting}
(Jessica Chastain, The Tree of Life [23/4] {points moved to supporting})
17. Michelle Williams, My Week With Marilyn [20/3]
18. Berenice Bejo, The Artist [18/4] {includes points in supporting}
19. Lubna Azabal, Incendies [15/2] {includes points in supporting}
(Jessica Chastain, Take Shelter [14/2] {points moved to supporting})
20. Ellen Barkin, Shit Year [12/2]
Brit Marling, Another Earth [12/2]
Manjinder Virk, The Arbor [12/2]
23. Pollyanna McIntosh, The Woman [11/2] {includes points in supporting}
Meryl Streep, The Iron Lady [11/2]
(Charlotte Gainsbourg, Melancholia [11/2] {points moved to supporting})
25. Emily Browning, The Sleeping Beauty [10/2]
26. Catherine Deneuve, Potiche [9/2]
27. Felicity Jones, Like Crazy [8/2]

The following performances received one vote apiece:

Emily Blunt, The Adjustment Bureau
Vera Farmiga, Higher Ground
Sara Forestier, The Names of Love
(Jodie Foster, Carnage {points moved to supporting})
Zoe Heran, Tomboy
Mila Kunis, Friends With Benefits
Adepero Oduye, Pariah
(Mirela Oprisor, Tuesday, After Christmas {points moved to supporting})
(Ellen Page, Super {points moved to supporting})
Natalie Portman, The Other Woman
Mia Wasikowska, Jane Eyre