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
96%

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
96%

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
83%

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
83%

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
59%

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
96%

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
94%

Robert Eggers

The Witch
90%

Anna Rose Holmer

The Fits
97%

NTravis Knight

Kubo and the Two Strings
97%

Trey Edward Shults

Krisha
95%

Tag Cloud

Pirates harry potter revenge period drama Summer APB Universal Marvel Television romantic comedy Showtime Pixar spinoff worst Discovery Channel anthology science fiction CNN aliens ratings Rocketman Trailer unscripted versus SDCC Lionsgate vampires serial killer batman Stephen King Comic Book ESPN asian-american canceled TV shows Extras rotten Avengers USA Network comics Winners 20th Century Fox fast and furious Syfy GLAAD Marathons Drama Cannes child's play documentary Superheroes criterion Rom-Com Warner Bros. Holiday Musicals cooking Opinion zombie TV Crunchyroll Country Pet Sematary DirecTV theme song ABC Family political drama stand-up comedy Baby Yoda Toys 45 Adult Swim spanish language emmy awards Peacock Apple stop motion Rocky joker Quiz spain Freeform 71st Emmy Awards Chilling Adventures of Sabrina halloween universal monsters adventure Netflix Christmas movies Pop CMT dramedy Disney Channel TCA Winter 2020 mission: impossible name the review golden globes Comedy award winner PBS sequels OWN E3 medical drama RT History Logo Hulu DC streaming service cancelled jamie lee curtis Apple TV Plus television video on demand Bravo WGN festivals cats The CW talk show mutant 21st Century Fox First Look Awards Tour RT21 BET Awards Turner Classic Movies sequel Vudu 72 Emmy Awards Esquire cancelled TV series Set visit war Acorn TV sports Television Academy Paramount Nominations dragons Disney+ Disney Plus travel Lifetime Fall TV LGBTQ Horror animated Turner BET Captain marvel Western book natural history Spectrum Originals TV Land toy story stoner Teen technology 4/20 zero dark thirty elevated horror BAFTA 2019 SundanceTV TCA Awards Brie Larson diversity superhero Crackle E! Heroines Ovation Marvel Studios christmas movies Animation Character Guide Dark Horse Comics Mindy Kaling The Purge boxoffice satire Schedule TNT sitcom best Amazon Studios Black History Month Infographic Masterpiece Election Paramount Network FX VICE YouTube Pride Month Tubi witnail GoT Lucasfilm Food Network Box Office thriller cars what to watch YouTube Premium werewolf MCU Holidays Endgame Arrowverse AMC Spike History Starz Musical romance Television Critics Association ghosts Emmy Nominations Mystery Cartoon Network TCM supernatural Action biography series canceled sag awards slashers 2018 The Walking Dead Travel Channel BBC Chernobyl American Society of Cinematographers Year in Review dceu hollywood Polls and Games Binge Guide Calendar cartoon San Diego Comic-Con hispanic classics Mary Tyler Moore Lifetime Christmas movies Podcast Martial Arts Star Wars Red Carpet CBS All Access movie blockbuster Ghostbusters strong female leads Britbox Winter TV Sony Pictures DC Universe Apple TV+ Premiere Dates TCA 2017 Tomatazos game of thrones USA WarnerMedia Rock green book casting comedies cops Certified Fresh Oscars kids concert Hallmark rotten movies we love binge VH1 parents Columbia Pictures all-time Biopics Kids & Family Nickelodeon franchise President free movies 2017 2016 MSNBC Mudbound scary movies Song of Ice and Fire indie politics Ellie Kemper DC Comics Disney streaming service Mary poppins adaptation dc spider-man Disney Plus NBC psycho LGBT Sci-Fi nbcuniversal Interview independent Shudder cults anime teaser Pop TV See It Skip It PaleyFest Best and Worst zombies Star Trek Classic Film Emmys tv talk cancelled television FX on Hulu IFC Films BBC America screenings hist police drama HBO Go blaxploitation Valentine's Day transformers composers comiccon crossover TCA Walt Disney Pictures quibi 24 frames BBC One Awards The Arrangement breaking bad spy thriller reboot Trophy Talk documentaries facebook IFC Hear Us Out twilight PlayStation Trivia Countdown disaster Writers Guild of America foreign Mary Poppins Returns Spring TV finale VOD Amazon A&E space laika screen actors guild movies a nightmare on elm street docudrama TBS Epix films south america Black Mirror CW Seed Reality Competition richard e. Grant 007 NYCC MTV Fox News Watching Series game show 2015 Sundance Now CBS Netflix nature Shondaland historical drama Tarantino First Reviews Funimation singing competition ITV justice league Superheroe YA Marvel Fantasy Sneak Peek video New York Comic Con Amazon Prime Amazon Prime Video psychological thriller Super Bowl Creative Arts Emmys Cosplay Family Film X-Men Women's History Month dark Christmas social media crime reviews Disney Comics on TV TLC Sundance doctor who FOX mockumentary Thanksgiving Hallmark Christmas movies Comedy Central indiana jones Video Games YouTube Red Elton John A24 Sundance TV miniseries OneApp Music cinemax renewed TV shows Reality children's TV Tumblr Anna Paquin 2020 TruTV Photos critics Academy Awards based on movie GIFs The Witch TIFF DGA Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt crime drama ABC news TV renewals SXSW robots obituary directors FXX National Geographic cancelled TV shows Film Festival Grammys latino discovery crime thriller Nat Geo HBO Max die hard comic HBO El Rey true crime dogs chucky streaming