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New York Film Critics Awards Winners For 2017

A full list of this year’s NYFCC winners follows.

Best Picture: Lady Bird

Best Director: Sean Baker, The Florida Project

Best Actor: Timothee Chalamet, Call Me by Your Name

Best Actress: Saoirse Ronan, Lady Bird

Best Screenplay: Paul Thomas Anderson, Phantom Thread

Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe, The Florida Project

Best Supporting Actress: Tiffany Haddish, Girls Trip

Best Animated Film: Coco

Best Cinematography: Mudbound

Best First Film: Get Out

Best Foreign Language Film: BPM (Beats Per Minute) Read More

Boston Critics Film Awards Winners

Zero Dark Thirty was named best film today by the Boston Society of Film Critics. The drama about the hunt for Osama bin Laden also won best director honors for Kathryn Bigelow as well as the prize for best film editing.

Best Picture – Zero Dark Thirty
Best ActorDaniel Day-Lewis for Lincoln
Best Actress – Emmanuelle Riva for Amour
Best Supporting Actor – Ezra Miller for Perks of Being a Wallflower
Best Supporting Actress – Sally Field for Lincoln
Best Director – Kathryn Bigelow for Zero Dark Thirty


Best Screenplay – Tony Kushner for Lincoln


Best Cinematography – Mihai Malaimare Jr for The Master


Best Documentary – How to Survive a Plague


Best Foreign-Language Film – TBD
Best Animated Film – Frankenweenie


Best Film Editing (awarded in memory of Karen Schmeer) – William Goldenberg and Dylan Tichenor for Zero Dark Thirty
Best New Filmmaker (awarded in memory of David Brudnoy) – David France for How to Survive a Plague


Best Ensemble Cast – Seven Psychopaths
Best Use of Music in a Film – Moonrise Kingdom Read More

National Board of Review Film Winners

The National Board of Review is not made up of critics, but of “a select group of knowledgeable film enthusiasts and professionals, academics, young filmmakers and students” in the New York area. It owes its high profile in the awards picture to the fact that it has been picking the year’s best films since 1930, and that it had typically been the first body to announce its awards until the New York Film Critics Circle moved up its announcement a couple of years ago.

The NBR will hold its awards gala in New York City on Jan. 8, 2013. Read More