National Board of Review Awards

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Best Film – Manchester by the Sea

Best Director – Barry Jenkins, Moonlight

Best Actor – Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea

Best Actress – Amy Adams, Arrival

Best Supporting Actor – Jeff Bridges, Hell or High Water

Best Supporting Actress – Naomie Harris, Moonlight

Best Foreign Language Film – The Salesman

Best Animated Feature – Kubo and the Two Strings

Best Documentary – OJ: Made in America

Best Original Screenplay – Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea

Best Adapted Screenplay – Jay Cocks & Martin Scorsese, Silence

Best Directorial Debut – Trey Edward Shults, Krisha

Best Ensemble – Hidden Figures

Breakthrough Performance: Actor – Lucas Hedges, Manchester by the Sea

Breakthrough Performance: Actress – Royalty Hightower, The Fits

Spotlight Award – Creative Collaboration of Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg

NBR Freedom of Expression – Kirsten Johnson, Cameraperson

Top Ten Films
Arrival
Hacksaw Ridge
Hail, Caesar!
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Moonlight
Patriots Day
Silence
Sully

Top Ten Independent Films
20th Century Women
Captain Fantastic
Creative Control
Eye in the Sky
The Fits
Green Room
Hello, My Name is Doris
Krisha
Morris from America
Sing Street

Top Five Foreign Language Films
Elle
The Handmaiden
Julieta
Land of Mine
Neruda

Top Five Documentaries
De Palma
The Eagle Huntress
Gleason
Life, Animated
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