From their website: The New York Film Critics Online, is an organization composed of 38 top online film critics in New York City. It has a rich mix of reviewers who have carved out original, innovative spaces on the internet for critical illumination. The group meets once a year, in December, and votes its film awards for that year.
The NYOFC announced theirs winners today for the best of 2017. The Florida Project and Mudbound tied for Best Picture. Mudbound has not been getting the attention is deserves. Many still won’t support a Netflix film, but must not forget that the best films of the should be rewarded no matter the delivery system.
They may have the most outdated logo on the internet, but here are their choices for the best of 2017.
PICTURE: The Florida Project/Mudbound (tie)
DIRECTOR: Dee Rees for Mudbound
SCREENPLAY: Jordan Peele for Get Out
ACTRESS: Margot Robbie for I, Tonya
ACTOR: Gary Oldman for Darkest Hour
SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Allison janney for I, Tonya
SUPPORTING ACTOR: Willem Dafoe for The Florida Project
CINEMATOGRAPHY: Dan Laustsen for The Shape of Water
FOREIGN LANGUAGE PICTURE: In the Fade
DOCUMENTARY: Bombshell: the Hedy Lamarr Story
ANIMATED FEATURE: Coco
DEBUT AS DIRECTOR: Jordan Peele for Get Out
USE OF MUSIC: Steven Price (music) & Kristen Lane (supervisor) for Baby Driver
BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMER: Timothee Chalamet for Call Me By Your Name
Top Ten (Alphabetical)
Call Me By Your Name
The Florida Project
The Shape of Water