New York Film Critics Circle Awards

1981 Awards

Best Picture
Reds
Best Actor
Burt Lancaster
Atlantic City
Best Actress
Glenda Jackson
Stevie
Best Supporting Actor
John Gielgud
Arthur
Best Supporting Actress
Mona Washbourne
Stevie
Best Director
Sidney Lumet
Prince of the City
Best Screenplay
John Guare
Atlantic City
Best Cinematographer
David Watkin
Chariots of Fire
Best Foreign Film
Pixote
Special Award
Andrzej Wajda
Special Award
Krzysztof Zanussi
Special Award
Abel Gance's Napoléon (1927)