New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1979 Awards

Best Picture
Kramer vs. Kramer
Best Actor
Dustin Hoffman
Kramer vs. Kramer
Best Actress
Sally Field
Norma Rae
Best Supporting Actor
Melvyn Douglas
Being There
Best Supporting Actress
Meryl Streep
Kramer vs. Kramer; The Seduction of Joe Tynan
Best Director
Woody Allen
Manhattan
Best Screenplay
Steve Tesich
Breaking Away
Best Foreign Language Film
The Tree of Wooden Clogs