Gritty drama CRASH has claimed yet another top film award after the African American Critics Association named the drama its Movie of the Year.

The film's star Terrence Howard was also honoured as Best Actor for his role in another film, HUSTLE + FLOW.

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star Felicity Huffman continued to lead the race for an Oscar after claiming the AACA's Best Actress prize as a transgender man in TRANSAMERICA.

John Singleton was also honoured for producing Hustle + Flow and directing Four Brothers.