Friday, 13 January 2017


The Vancouver Film Critics Circle may announce its international awards via press release earlier in the season, but it announces its domestic awards in a gala ceremony in January each year. This year's top winner was Hello Destroyer, claiming an impressive five wins. You can check out the VFCC's nominations here.

Best Canadian Film
Hello Destroyer

Best Director of a Canadian Film
Kevan Funk (Hello Destroyer)

Best Actress in a Canadian Film
Bhreagh MacNeil (Werewolf)

Best Actor in a Canadian Film
Jared Abrahamson (Hello Destroyer)

Best Supporting Actress in a Canadian Film
Molly Parker (Weirdos)

Best Supporting Actor in a Canadian Film
Kurt Max Runte (Hello Destroyer)

Best Screenplay for a Canadian Film
Ann Marie Fleming (Window Horses)

Best Canadian Documentary
The Prison in Twelve Landscapes

Best First Film by a Canadian Director
Werewolf (Ashley McKenzie)

Best British Columbia Film
Hello Destroyer

Ian Caddell Award for Achievement
Kirk Tougas