The Detroit Film Critics Society is pleased to announce the BEST OF 2016 winners in ten categories. The society was founded in Spring 2007 and consists of a group of 17 Michigan film critics who write or broadcast in the Detroit area as well as other major cities within a 150-mile radius of the city including Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Flint, Michigan and Toledo, Ohio.
This year, there are two winners in Best Supporting Actress due to a tie, Viola Davis for FENCES and Greta Gerwig for 20th CENTURY WOMEN share that honor. Also three categories, Best Actress, Best Breakthrough and Best Documentary, had six nominations due to ties. MANCHESTER BY THE SEA received the most nominations (eight) and picked up one win for Casey Affleck as Best Actor. Other top nominees include MOONLIGHT with six nominations and HELL OR HIGH WATER with five nominations and one win for Jeff Bridges as Best Supporting Actor. 20th CENTURY WOMEN had four nominations with two wins – all in acting categories. The big winner is LA LA LAND with five nominations and four winners – Best Picture, Director, Actress, and Screenplay. See full results below by clicking READ MORE.
THE NOMINATIONS FOR 2016
PICKED BY THE DETROIT FILM CRITICS SOCIETY
(in alphabetical order)
Winners are below in BOLD
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
10. BEST DOCUMENTARY
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