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Toronto Film Critics: The Stairs Is Best Canadian Film

Moonlight had been previously named Best Film of 2016.

by | January 11, 2017 | Comments

The Toronto Film Critics Association revealed the winner of the Best Canadian Film Award in a gala held last night at The Carlu in downtown Toronto. The group had already announced the other categories on December 12. Read through for the full list.


Rogers Best Canadian Film Award Finalists

Kazik Radwanski

How Heavy This Hammer
83%

Matt Johnson

Operation Avalanche
69%

Hugh Gibson

The Stairs
100%

Best Picture


Best Actor


Adam Driver

Paterson


Casey Affleck

Manchester by the Sea


Peter Simonischek

Toni Erdmann


Best Actress


Best Supporting Actor


Ralph Fiennes

A Bigger Splash


Michael Shannon

Nocturnal Animals


Best Supporting Actress


Michelle Williams

Manchester by the Sea


Naomie Harris

Moonlight


Best Director

Maren Ade

Toni Erdmann
93%

Damien Chazelle

La La Land
91%

Barry Jenkins

Moonlight
98%

Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original

Kenneth Lonergan

Manchester by the Sea
96%

Barry Jenkins

Moonlight
98%

Maren Ade

Toni Erdmann
93%

Best First Feature

Robert Eggers

The Witch
90%

Kelly Fremon Craig

The Edge of Seventeen
94%

Dan Kwan and Daniel Scheinert

Swiss Army Man
71%

Best Animated Feature


Best Foreign-Language Film


Canadian Tire Allan King Documentary Award

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