Monday, 5 December 2016


#srynotsry Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association but you have shit taste. There's no way around that. La La Land sweeps, winning all of its nominations (including Original Screenplay, indeed) save... Best Actress? Inexplicable. Anyway, good for them. You keep doing you, WAFCA. Check out their marginally-superior slate of nominations here. Better still, just move on with your life.

Best Film
La La Land

Best Director
Damien Chazelle (La La Land)

Best Actress
Natalie Portman (Jackie)

Best Actor
Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)

Best Supporting Actress
Viola Davis (Fences)

Best Supporting Actor
Mahershala Ali (Moonlight)

Best Original Screenplay
Damien Chazelle (La La Land)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Eric Heisserer - based on the story Story of Your Life by Ted Chiang (Arrival)

Best Cinematography
Linus Sandgren (La La Land)

Best Editing
Tom Cross (La La Land)

Best Production Design
Sandy Reynolds-Wasco and David Wasco (La La Land)

Best Original Score
Justin Hurwitz (La La Land)

Best Acting Ensemble
Hell or High Water

Best Animated Feature
Kubo and the Two Strings

Best Documentary

Best Foreign Language Film

The Joe Barber Award for Best Portrayal of Washington D.C.

Best Youth Performance
Lucas Hedges (Manchester by the Sea)

Best Motion Capture Performance
Mark Rylance (The BFG)

Best Voice Performance
Liam Neeson (A Monster Calls)