The Southeastern Film Critics Association has named “Moonlight” the best film of 2016.
Manchester by the Sea
NAME OF FILM: MANCHESTER BY THE SEA
DIRECTOR(S): Kenneth Lonergan
STARRING: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams and Kyle Chandler
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: After the death of his older brother Joe, Lee Chandler (Casey Affleck) is shocked that Joe has made him sole guardian of his teenage nephew Patrick. Lee reluctantly returns to Manchester-by-the-Sea, the fishing village where his working-class family has lived for generations. There, he is forced to deal with a past that separated from his wife, Randi (Michelle Williams), and the community where he was born and raised.
Moonlight is the big winner in this year’s 10th Alliance of Women Film Journalists (AWFJ) EDA Awards, winning awards in seven categories.
Barry Jenkins’ drama Moonlight and Whit Stillman’s comedy Love & Friendship lead the nominations for the 37th London Critics’ Circle Film Awards, garnering seven nominations each. Both are up for Film of the Year, as well as multiple acting honors.
Kenneth Lonergan’s Manchester by the Sea dominated the Vancouver Film Critics Circle’s international awards, taking home Best Picture, Best Actor for Casey Affleck
Damien Chazelle’s La La Land swept the 2016 St. Louis Film Critics Association awards, winning 6 awards including Best Film, Best Director for Damien Chazelle, Best Cinematography, Best Music Score, Best Song and Best Scene.
Casey Affleck and Michelle Williams will be honored with the Cinema Vanguard Award at the 32nd Santa Barbara International Film Festival.
Manchester by the Sea was chosen as the Best Film of 2016 by the Kansas City Film Critics Circle.
Barry Jenkins’s “Moonlight,” was named the winner of the Chicago Film Critics Association’s award for the Best Picture of 2016 in a ceremony held last night.
The editors of AARP The Magazine today announced the nominees for the 16th Annual Movies for Grownups® Awards, with La La Land, Lion, Loving, Manchester By the Sea, Silence and Sully contending in the “Best Picture” category.
Nominees for the 23rd Screen Actors Guild Awards® for outstanding individual, cast and ensemble performances in film of 2016, were announced this morning and MANCHESTER BY THE SEA lead with four nominations
Film Comment magazine’s annual end-of-year survey was released today with Maren Ade’s Toni Erdmann, Barry Jenkins’s Moonlight, and Paul Verhoeven’s Elle taking the top spots among films released in 2016.
The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted MOONLIGHT as the best film of 2016, according to the results of its 23rd annual critics’ poll released today.
The African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) announced its 2016 award winners and named Moonlight the Best Picture, along with Best Director honors for Barry Jenkins
The New York Film Critics Online also fell for Moonlight, naming the film the Best Picture of 2016, in addition to Director and Screenplay honors for Barry Jenkins
The Toronto Film Critics Association (TFCA) awarded Best Picture of 2016 award to Moonlight, directed by Barry Jenkins.
The San Francisco Film Critics Circle gave Barry Jenkins’ MOONLIGHT their award for Best Picture of 2016.
Barry Jenkins’s “Moonlight” received the most nominations for the 2016 Chicago Film Critics Association awards with eleven nods, including Best Picture, Jenkins for Director and Original Screenplay
“La La Land,” took home eight awards, the most of the night, at the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director
La La Land was named Best Film of 2016 by the Boston Society of Film Critics (BSFC), and the film’s director Damien Chazelle received Best Director honors.
The Boston Online Film Critics Association (BOFCA) picked their winning films of 2016, and definitely spread the love around – MOONLIGHT won Best Film
LA LA LAND was the clear favorite at the 2016 Atlanta Film Critics Society Awards winning 4 awards including Best Film of 2016, and Best Director for Damien Chazelle.
The San Diego Film Critics Society also announced their 2016 Award Nominations, with LA LA LAND MANCHESTER BY THE SEA, MOONLIGHT and NOCTURNAL ANIMALS among the nominees
Indie Films THE FITS, KRISHA and PUSHING DEAD among 2016 San Francisco Film Critics Circle Award Nominations
The San Francisco Film Critics Circle announced the Award nominees for 2016. LA LA LAND, MANCHESTER BY THE SEA and MOONLIGHT are nominated for multiple awards
Manchester by the Sea, Jackie, La La Land, and Loving are among this year’s Top 10 Movies for Grownups, according to the editors and movie critics of AARP The Magazine