2021 Winners

Best Film:
Drive My Car

Best Director:
Jane Campion, The Power of the Dog

Best Actor:
Benedict Cumberbatch, The Power of the Dog

Best Actress:
Lady Gaga, House of Gucci

Best Supporting Actor:
Kodi Smit-McPhee, The Power of the Dog

Best Supporting Actress:
Kathryn Hunter, The Tragedy of Macbeth

Best Screenplay:
Paul Thomas Anderson, Licorice Pizza

Best Animated Film:
The Mitchells vs. the Machines

Best Cinematography:
Janusz Kamiński, West Side Story

Best Non-Fiction Film:

Best Foreign Language Film:
The Worst Person in the World

Best First Film:
The Lost Daughter

Special Awards:
Maya Cade for the creation of the Black Film Archive; Diane Weyermann, posthumous award for supporting daring and impactful filmmaking at Sundance and Participant; and Marshall Fine for his years of service as New York Film Critics Circle’s general manager and decades on the NY film scene

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