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Moonlight Voted Best Picture of 2016

The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association voted the intimate drama Moonlight as the best film of 2016, according to the results of its 23rd annual critics' poll released today.

Rounding out the composite list of the top 10 films of the year were as follows:

2) Manchester by the Sea

3) La La Land

4) Hell or High Water

5) Arrival

6) Jackie

7) Loving

8) 20th Century Women

9) Hacksaw Ridge

10 Silence


Best Actor
Manchester by the Sea

1) Casey Affleck for Manchester by the Sea

2) Denzel Washington for Fences

3) Joel Edgerton for Loving

4) Ryan Gosling for La La Land

5) Tom Hanks for Sully

 


Best Actress

Jackie1) Natalie Portman for Jackie

2) Emma Stone for La La Land

3) Ruth Negga for Loving

4) Amy Adams for Arrival

5) Annette Bening for 20th Century Women

 


Best Supporting Actor

Moonlight voted best picture by Dallas1) Mahershala Ali for Moonlight

2) Jeff Bridges for Hell or High Water

3) Michael Shannon for Nocturnal Animals

4) Lucas Hedges for Manchester by the Sea

5) Ben Foster for Hell or High Water

 


Best Supporting Actress

Fences1) Viola Davis for Fences

2) Naomie Harris for Moonlight

3) Michelle Williams for Manchester by the Sea

4) Greta Gerwig for 20th Century Women

5) Judy Davis for The Dressmaker

 


Best Director

Moonlight voted best picture by Dallas1) Barry Jenkins for Moonlight

2) Damien Chazelle for La La Land

3) Kenneth Lonergan for Manchester by the Sea

4) David Mackenzie for Hell or High Water

5) Denis Villeneuve for Arrival

 


Best Foreign Language Film

The Handmaiden1) The Handmaiden
2) Toni Erdmann
3) Elle
4) Neruda
5) The Salesman

 


Best Documentary

Tower1) Tower

2) 13th

3) Gleason

4) I Am Not Your Negro

5) Weiner

 


Best Animated Film

Zootpia1) Zootopia

2) Kubo and the Two Strings

3) Moana

 

 

 


Best Screenplay

Manchester by the Sea1)Kenneth Lonergan for Manchester by the Sea

2) Barry Jenkins for Moonlight

 

 

 


Best Cinematography

La La Land1) Linus Sandgren for La La Land

2) Rodrigo Prieto for Silence

 

 


 

Best Musical Score

La La LandJuston Hurwitz, La La Land

Mica Levi, Jackie

 

 

 


Russell Smith Award

Moonlight voted best picture by DallasThe association also voted MOONLIGHT as the winner of the Russell Smith Award, named for the late Dallas Morning News film critic. The honor is given annually to the best low-budget or cutting-edge independent film.


 

 


The Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association consists of 33 broadcast, print and online journalists from throughout North Texas. For more information, visit www.dfwcritics.com or follow us on Facebook or Twitter @dfwfilmcritics.

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