News

Chicago Film Critics 2016 Winners Announced: Moonlight is Best Picture

by | December 15, 2016 | Comments

The CFCA announced the winners for the 2016 Chicago Film Critics Association Awards today. Read through for the full list of winners.


Best Picture


Best Director

Damien Chazelle

La La Land
91%

Barry Jenkins

Moonlight
98%

Pablo Larraín

Jackie
87%

Kenneth Lonergan

Manchester by the Sea
95%

Best Actor


Casey Affleck

Manchester by the Sea


Adam Driver

Paterson


Colin Farrell

The Lobster


Best Actress


Best Supporting Actor


Alden Ehrenreich

Hail, Caesar!


Ben Foster

Hell or High Water


Lucas Hedges

Manchester by the Sea


Michael Shannon

Nocturnal Animals


Best Supporting Actress


Lily Gladstone

Certain Women


Naomie Harris

Moonlight


Janelle Monáe

Hidden Figures


Michelle Williams

Manchester by the Sea


Best Original Screenplay

Taylor Sheridan

Hell or High Water
97%

Noah Oppenheim

Jackie
87%

Yorgos Lanthimos & Efthymis Filippou

The Lobster
87%

Kenneth Lonergan

Manchester by the Sea
95%

Barry Jenkins

Moonlight
98%

Best Adapted Screenplay

Eric Heisserer

Arrival
94%

David Birke

Elle
91%

Seo-Kyung Chung & Chan-wook Park

The Handmaiden (Ah-ga-ssi)
95%

Whit Stillman

Love & Friendship
97%

Jay Cocks & Martin Scorsese

Silence
84%

Best Cinematography

Chung-hoon Chung

The Handmaiden (Ah-ga-ssi)
95%

Stéphane Fontaine

Jackie
87%

Linus Sandgren

La La Land
91%

James Laxton

Moonlight
98%

Rodrigo Prieto

Silence
84%

Best Original Score

Jóhann Jóhannsson

Arrival
94%

Mica Levi

Jackie
87%

Justin Hurwitz

La La Land
91%

Nicholas Britell

Moonlight
98%

Cliff Martinez

The Neon Demon
57%

Best Art Direction/Production Design


Best Editing

Nels Bangerter

Cameraperson
99%

Sebastián Sepúlveda

Jackie
87%

Tom Cross

La La Land
91%

Jennifer Lame

Manchester by the Sea
95%

Joi McMillon & Nat Sanders

Moonlight
98%

Best Foreign-Language Film


Best Documentary


Best Animated Feature


Most Promising Performer


Lily Gladstone

Certain Women


Lucas Hedges

Manchester by the Sea


Janelle Monáe

Hidden Figures & Moonlight


Most Promising Filmmaker

Kelly Fremon Craig

The Edge of Seventeen
95%

Robert Eggers

The Witch
91%

Anna Rose Holmer

The Fits
98%

NTravis Knight

Kubo and the Two Strings
97%

Trey Edward Shults

Krisha
97%

Tag Cloud

comiccon The CW unscripted Rom-Com police drama Character Guide Awards Video Games travel Set visit romance Sundance Now Reality Ovation VH1 streaming dramedy Disney Valentine's Day Hulu TIFF 21st Century Fox cinemax Epix VICE Mystery Emmys blaxploitation Song of Ice and Fire See It Skip It LGBTQ The Arrangement BET Animation 2015 Lionsgate AMC historical drama TV Land science fiction Shondaland ESPN TruTV PBS Nickelodeon robots Toys SundanceTV Food Network DC Comics Ghostbusters Spring TV Music Esquire Spike Summer Premiere Dates CNN BBC America Lucasfilm FXX Superheroes Sony Pictures Starz Martial Arts Tumblr biography Musicals festivals medical drama Columbia Pictures Winter TV talk show doctor who 20th Century Fox Biopics political drama Nat Geo OWN politics History adventure Marvel serial killer Paramount Podcast SXSW transformers Fall TV WGN Calendar Writers Guild of America Oscars Action Superheroe CBS what to watch thriller docudrama SDCC Sundance Western Watching Series ABC Family YouTube Premium Musical Showtime GoT Pirates 007 Reality Competition Cartoon Network Trailer Star Wars RT History USA Shudder Winners discovery El Rey Mindy Kaling Britbox GLAAD Comics on TV HBO Polls and Games Warner Bros. Country Fantasy technology zombies Countdown ABC Sneak Peek Disney Channel NBC zombie Teen TV Netflix Syfy Adult Swim sitcom mutant crime thriller YA sports Paramount Network PaleyFest Nominations Christmas Walt Disney Pictures E! Acorn TV Interview Super Bowl CBS All Access Star Trek psycho Dark Horse Comics 2017 war Bravo Infographic Certified Fresh Universal APB crime drama Masterpiece First Look Rocky DC Universe supernatural Best and Worst Sci-Fi dceu composers Pop Schedule aliens binge cats Fox News Logo BBC diversity Thanksgiving dc Holidays Freeform Ellie Kemper Lifetime boxoffice Kids & Family American Society of Cinematographers Photos MTV TCA President 2016 hist Grammys ITV vampires TCA 2017 Opinion Apple Pixar NYCC crime cops harry potter TCM 24 frames IFC Films Horror Comedy Central Extras Tomatazos Year in Review cooking Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt period drama Comic Book DirecTV National Geographic New York Comic Con Red Carpet TNT jamie lee curtis MSNBC Crackle Creative Arts Emmys Trivia golden globes Drama spy thriller 45 CMT Mary Tyler Moore social media DC streaming service crossover Election anime singing competition Marathons cults San Diego Comic-Con justice league E3 Cosplay USA Network Rock Comedy based on movie YouTube Red FOX X-Men ratings TLC Amazon IFC GIFs FX TBS A&E CW Seed finale Box Office