Monday, 2 January 2017

NORTH CAROLINA FILM CRITICS ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES 2016 AWARD WINNERS


La La Land wins four awards from six nominations in the North Carolina Film Critics Association. Its hefty haul leaves little space for any other films to claim prizes, with critics' fave Moonlight failing to capitalize upon any of its six awards opportunities. You can check out the NCFCA's nominations here, and their winners below.

Best Director
Damien Chazelle (La La Land)

Best Actress
Emma Stone (La La Land)

Best Actor
Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)

Best Supporting Actress
Viola Davis (Fences)

Best Supporting Actor
Jeff Bridges (Hell or High Water)

Best Original Screenplay
Taylor Sheridan (Hell or High Water)

Best Adapted Screenplay
Eric Heisserer (Arrival)

Best Cinematography
Linus Sandgren (La La Land)

Best Special Effects
Doctor Strange

Best Narrative Film
La La Land

Best Animated Film
Zootopia

Best Documentary Film
O.J.: Made in America

Best Foreign Language Film
The Handmaiden

Ken Hanke Memorial Tar Heel Award (to an artist or film with a special connection to North Carolina)
Jeff Nichols