WAFCA Awards: La La Land Is Named Best Film of 2016

by | December 5, 2016 | Comments


The Washington, D.C. Area Film Critics Association announced this morning the honorees for 2016. La La Land received the most awards, including Best Director for Damien Chazelle. Check out the full list of winners below.

Best Film: La La Land (2016) 91%

Best Director: Damien Chazelle, La La Land (2016) 91%

Best Actor: Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea (2016) 96%

Best Actress: Natalie Portman, Jackie (2016) 88%

Best Supporting Actor: Mahershala Ali, Moonlight (2016) 98%

Best Supporting Actress: Viola Davis, Fences (2016) 92%

Best Acting Ensemble: Hell or High Water (2016) 97%

Best Youth Performance: Lucas Hedges, Manchester by the Sea (2016) 96%

Best Voice Performance: Liam Neeson, A Monster Calls (2016) 86%

Best Motion Capture Performance: Mark Rylance, The BFG (2016) 74%

Best Adapted Screenplay: Eric Heisserer, Based on the Story “Story of Your Life” by Ted Chiang, Arrival (2016) 94%

Best Original Screenplay: Damien Chazelle, La La Land (2016) 91%

Best Animated Feature: Kubo and the Two Strings (2016) 97%

Best Documentary: 13TH (2016) 97%

Best Foreign Language Film: Elle (2016) 91%

Best Production Design: Production Designer: David Wasco; Set Decorator: Sandy Reynolds-Wasco, SDSA La La Land (2016) 91%

Best Cinematography: Linus Sandgren, SFS La La Land (2016) 91%

Best Editing: Tom Cross, ACE La La Land (2016) 91%

Best Original Score: Justin Hurwitz, La La Land (2016) 91%

The Joe Barber Award for Best Portrayal of Washington, DC: Jackie Jackie (2016) 88%