Film and Video Awards:
New York Film Critics Circle Awards


(in the Media Resources Center)












New York Film Critics Cirlce

New York Film Critics Circle Awards

2011

Best Picture: The Artist
Best Director: Michel Hazanavicius The Artist
Best Foreign Film: A Separation (Jodaeiye Nader az Simin)
Best Non-Fiction Film: Cave of Forgotten Dreams (dir. Werner Herzog) DVD X6779

2010

Best Picture: The Social Network DVD X5104
Best Director: David Fincher (The Social Network DVD X5104)
Best Foreign Film: Carlos DVD X5040
Best Non-Fiction Film: Inside Job (dir. Charles Ferguson) DVD X5411

2009

Best Picture: The Hurt Locker DVD X2522
Best Director: Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker DVD X2522)
Best Foreign Film: Summer Hours (L'heure d'été) DVD X3754
Best Non-Fiction Film: Of Time and The City (dir. Terence Davies) DVD X1604

2008

Best Picture: Milk DVD X1378
Best Director: Mike Leigh (Happy-Go-Lucky DVD X1463)
Best Foreign Film: 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (4 luni, 3 saptamâni si 2 zile) DVD X392
Best Non-Fiction Film: Man On Wire (dir. James Marsh) DVD X835

2007

Best Picture: No Country for Old Men DVD 9439
Best Director: Joel and Ethan Coen (No Country for Old Men DVD 9439)
Best Foreign Film: The Lives of Others DVD 8380
Best Non-Fiction Film: No End in Sight (dir. Charles Ferguson) DVD 9128

2006

Best Picture: United 93 DVD 6134
Best Director: Martin Scorsese (The Departed, DVD 7296)
Best Foreign Film: Army of Shadows (L'Armée des ombres) DVD 7536
Best Non-Fiction Film: Deliver Us From Evil (dir. Amy Berg) DVD 4055

2005

Best Picture: Brokeback Mountain DVD 5386
Best Director: Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain, DVD 5386)
Best Foreign Film: 2046 (dir Wong Kar Wai)DVD 4876
Best Non-Fiction Film: Grizzly Man DVD 4899 (dir. Werner Herzog); and The White Diamond (dir. Werner Herzog)DVD 4592

2004

Best Picture: Sideways DVD 3763
Best Director: Clint Eastwood (Million Dollar Baby, DVD 4170)
Best Foreign Film: Bad Education (La mala educacion) (dir. Pedro Almodovar)DVD 3714
Best Non-Fiction Film: Fahrenheit 9/11 (dir. Michael Moore)DVD 3011

2003

Best Picture: The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King DVD 2773
Best Director: Sofia Coppola (Lost in Translation, DVD 2289)
Best Foreign Film: City of God (Cidade de Deus) (dir. Fernando Meirelles; Kátia Lund)DVD 2778
Best Non-Fiction Film: Capturing the Friedmans (dir. Andrew Jarecki) DVD 2277

2002

Best Picture: Far From Heaven DVD 1713
Best Director: No award
Best Foreign Film: Y tu mamá también (dir. Alfonso Cuarón)DVD 1386
Best Non-Fiction Film: Standing in the Shadows of Motown (dir. Paul Justman) DVD 7153

2001

Best Picture: Mulholland Dr. DVD 1349
Best Director: Robert Altman (Gosford Park, DVD 1219)
Best Foreign Film: In the Mood for Love (Hua yang nian hua) (dir. Wong Kar Wai)DVD 1156
Best Non-Fiction Film: The Gleaners and I (Les Glaneurs et la glaneuse) (dir. Agnès Varda) DVD 1281

2000

Best Picture: Traffic DVD 1349
Best Director: Steven Soderbergh (Erin Brockovich, DVD 1075 & Traffic, DVD 866)
Best Foreign Film: YI YI (A One and a Two) (dir. Wong Kar Wai)DVD 1170
Best Non-Fiction Film: The Life and Times of Hank Greenberg (dir. Aviva Kempner) DVD 7150

1999

Best Picture: Topsy-Turvy DVD 5476
Best Director: Mike Leigh (Topsy-Turvy, DVD 5476)
Best Foreign Film: All About My Mother (Todo sobre mi madre) (dir. Pedro Almodóvari)DVD 319
Best Non-Fiction Film: Buena Vista Social Club (dir. Wim Wenders) DVD 418; vhs Video/C 6747

1998

Best Picture: Saving Private Ryan DVD 146; vhs 999:2358
Best Director: Terrence Malick (The Thin Red Line, DVD 6919; vhs 999:2391)
Best Foreign Film: Dogme 1 - Festen DVD 6392; vhs 999:2824
Best Non-Fiction Film: The Farm: Angola, USA (dir. Liz Garbus; Wilbert Rideau) vhs Video/C 6147

1997

Best Picture: L.A. Confidential DVD 3831; vhs 999:1977
Best Director: Curtis Hanson (L.A. Confidential, DVD 3831, vhs 999:1977)
Best Foreign Film: Ponette (dir. Jacques Doillon)
Best Non-Fiction Film: No Award

1996

Best Picture: Fargo DVD 45; vhs 999:1760
Best Director: Lars von Trier (Breaking the Waves, DVD 785)
Best Foreign Film: The Mirror (Ayneh) (dir. Jafar Panahi) DVD 7233
Best Non-Fiction Film: No Award

1995

Best Picture: Leaving Las Vegas DVD 5035
Best Director: Ang Lee (Sense and Sensibility, DVD 7220)
Best Foreign Film: Les roseaux sauvages (Wild Reeds) (dir. André Téchiné) DVD 1864
Best Non-Fiction Film: Crumb (dir. Terry Zwigoff) DVD 7151; vhs Video/C 4274

1994

Best Picture: Quiz Show DVD 1137
Best Director: Quentin Tarantino (Pulp Fiction, DVD 575; vhs 999:1393)
Best Foreign Film: Trois culeur: Rouge(Red) (dir. Krzysztof Kieslowski) DVD 1750; vhs 999:1676
Best Non-Fiction Film: Hoop Dreams(dir. Steve James) DVD 3802; vhs Video/C MM505

1993

Best Picture: Schindler's List DVD 2373; vhs 999:1120
Best Director: Jane Campion (The Piano, DVD 1167; vhs 999:1326)
Best Foreign Film: Farewell My Concubine (Ba wang bie ji) (dir. Kaige Chen) DVD 191
Best Non-Fiction Film: Visions of Light(dir. Arnold Glassman; Todd McCarthy) DVD 526; vhs Video/C 2725

1992

Best Picture: The Player DVD 5519; vhs 999:2083
Best Director: Robert Altman (The Player, DVD 5519; vhs 999:2083)
Best Foreign Film: No Award
Best Non-Fiction Film: Brother's Keeper(dir. Joe Berlinger; Bruce Sinofsky) vhs Video/C 3930

1991

Best Picture: The Silence of the Lambs DVD 5475; vhs 999:1998
Best Director: Jonathan Demme (The Silence of the Lambs, DVD 5475; vhs 999:1998)
Best Foreign Film: Europa, Europa (Hitlerjunge Salomon)(dir. Agnieszka Holland) DVD 8362; vhs 999:1424
Best Non-Fiction Film: Paris is Burning (dir. Jennie Livingston) DVD 4430; vhs Video/C 3211

1990

Best Picture: Goodfellas DVD 2843; vhs 999:1932
Best Director: Martin Scorsese (Goodfellas , DVD 2843; vhs 999:1932)
Best Foreign Film: The Nasty Girl (Das schreckliche Mädchen)(dir. Michael Verhoeven) vhs 999:2843
Best Non-Fiction Film: No Award

1989

Best Picture:My Left Foot DVD 9204; vhs 999:2182
Best Director: Paul Mazursky (Enemies, A Love Story, DVD 7248)
Best Foreign Film: Une affaire de femmes (Story of Women)(dir. Claude Chabrol) DVD 7256; vhs 999:1424
Best Non-Fiction Film: Roger & Me (dir. Michael Moore) DVD 1865; vhs 999:439

1988

Best Picture: The Accidental Tourist DVD 6987
Best Director: Chris Menges (A World Apart, ) DVD 5545
Best Foreign Film: No Award
Best Non-Fiction Film: The Thin Blue Line (dir. Errol Morris) DVD 4165; vhs 999:443

1987

Best Picture: Broadcast News DVD 5359; vhs 999:2420
Best Director: James L. Brooks (Broadcast News, DVD 5359; vhs 999:2420)
Best Foreign Film: My Life as a Dog (Mitt liv som hund)(dir. Lasse Hallstrom) DVD 259; vhs 999:1119
Best Non-Fiction Film: No Award

1986

Best Picture: Hannah and Her Sisters DVD 1020; vhsw 999:775
Best Director: Woody Allen (Hannah and Her Sisters, DVD 1020; vhs 999:775)
Best Foreign Film: My Life as a Dog (Mitt liv som hund)(dir. Lasse Hallstrom)
DVD 259; vhs 999:1119
Best Non-Fiction Film: Marlene (dir. Maximilian Schell)
DVD X2845

1985

Best Picture: Prizzi's Honor DVD 1892
Best Director: John Huston(Prizzi's Honor, DVD 1892)
Best Foreign Film: Ran(dir. Akira Kurosawa) DVD 4741; vhs 999:174
Best Non-Fiction Film: Shoah (dir. Claude Lanzmann) DVD 1929; vhs 943

1984

Best Picture: A Passage to India DVD 667; vhs 999:366
Best Director: David Lean(A Passage to India, DVD 667; vhs 999:366)
Best Foreign Film: No Award
Best Non-Fiction Film: The Times of Harvey Milk(dir. Rob Epstein) DVD 2728; vhs 1009

1983

Best Picture: Terms of Endearment (1983) DVD 5521
Best Director: Ingmar Bergman( Fanny and Alexander (Fanny och Alexander), DVD 3189; vhs 999:944)
Best Foreign Film: Fanny and Alexander (Fanny och Alexander) (dir. Ingmar Bergman) DVD 3189; vhs 999:944
Best Non-Fiction Film: No Award

1982

Best Picture: Gandhi (1982) DVD 927; vhs 999:203
Best Director: Sydney Pollack(Tootsie, DVD 2087)
Best Foreign Film: Megáll az idö (Time Stands Still) (dir. Péter Gothár)
Best Non-Fiction Film: No Award

1981

Best Picture: Reds DVD 6749; vhs 999:1627
Best Director: Sidney Lumet(Prince of the City, DVD 7742)
Best Foreign Film: Pixote: A lei do mais fraco (dir. Hector Babenco) DVD 737; vhs 999:2062
Best Non-Fiction Film: No Award

1980

Best Picture: Ordinary People (1980) DVD 3645; vhs 999:2804
Best Director: Jonathan Demme(Melvin and Howard, DVD 7255)
Best Foreign Film: Mon Oncle d'Amérique (dir. Alain Resnais) DVD 1270; vhs 999:724
Best Non-Fiction Film: Best Boy (dir. Ira Wohl) DVD 5434; vhs 773

1979

Best Picture: Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) DVD 3646; vhs 999:1031
Best Director: Woody Allen(Manhattan, DVD 228; vhs 999:828)
Best Foreign Film: The Tree of Wooden Clogs (L'albero degli zoccoli) (dir. Ermanno Olmi) DVD 2933; vhs 999:435

1978

Best Picture: The Deer Hunter DVD 5; vhs 999:708
Best Director: Terrence Malick(Days of Heaven, DVD 228; vhs 999:1684)
Best Foreign Film: Bread and Chocolate (Pane e ciocolata) (dir. Franco Brusati) DVD 1062; vhs 999:1560

1977

Best Picture: Annie Hall DVD 56; vhs 999:263
Best Director: Woody Allen(Manhattan, DVD 228; vhs 999:828)

1976

Best Picture: All the President's Men DVD 1045; vhs 999:451
Best Director: Alan J. Pakula (All the President's Men, DVD 1045; vhs 999:451)

1975

Best Picture: Nashville DVD 135; vhs 999:279
Best Director: Robert Altman (Nashville, DVD 286; vhs 999:279)

1974

Best Picture: Amarcord DVD 51; vhs 999:6
Best Director: Federico Fellini (Amarcord, DVD 51; vhs 999:6)

1973

Best Picture: Day for Night (La Nuit Américaine) DVD 3524; vhs 999:1492
Best Director: François Truffaut (Day for Night, DVD 3524; vhs 999:1492)

1972

Best Picture: Cries and Whispers (Viskningar och rop) DVD 1166; vhs 999:2258
Best Director: Ingmar Bergman (Cries and Whispers (Viskningar och rop , DVD 1166; vhs 999:2258)

1971

Best Picture: A Clockwork Orange DVD 574; vhs 999:715
Best Director: Stanley Kubrick (A Clockwork Orange, DVD 574; vhs 999:715)

1970

Best Picture: Five Easy Pieces DVD 913; vhs 999:997
Best Director: Bob Rafelson (Five Easy Pieces, DVD 913; vhs 999:997)

1969

Best Picture: Z DVD 5533; vhs 999:548
Best Director: Costa-Gavras (Z, DVD 5533; vhs 999:548)

1968

Best Picture: The Lion in Winter DVD X1081; vhs 999:204
Best Director: Paul Newman (Rachel Rachel, DVD 5533; vhs 999:548)

1967

Best Picture: In the Heat of the Night DVD 4561; vhs 999:421
Best Director: Mike Nichols (The Graduate, DVD 32; vhs 999:145)

1966

Best Picture: A Man for All Seasons DVD 7451; vhs 999:195
Best Director: Fred Zinnemann (A Man for All Seasons, DVD 7451; vhs 999:195)

1965

Best Picture: Darling DVD X1043; vhs 999:3014
Best Director: John Schlesinger (Darling, DVD X1043; vhs 999:3014)

1964

Best Picture: My Fair Lady DVD 464; vhs 999:872
Best Director: Stanley Kubrick (Dr. Strangelove, DVD 61; vhs 999:999:43)

1963

Best Picture: Tom JonesDVD 2520; vhs 999:698
Best Director: Tony Richardson (Tom Jones, DVD 2520; vhs 999:698)

1962

Best Picture: No Award (Due to a newspaper strike no awards were given)

1961

Best Picture: West Side Story DVD 1747; DVD 551; vhs 999:115
Best Director: Robert Rossen (The Hustler, DVD 7832; vhs 999:214)

1960

Best Picture: The Apartment DVD 1758; vhs 999:1127
Best Picture: Sons and Lovers DVD 8108
Best Director: Billy Wilder (The Apartment, DVD 1758; vhs 999:1127)
Best Foreign Film: Hiroshima mon amour (dir. Alain Resnais) DVD 1716; vhs 999:28

1959

Best Picture: Ben-Hur DVD 3369; vhs 999:233
Best Director: Fred Zinnemann (The Nun's Story, DVD X2848)
Best Foreign Film: The Four Hundred Blows (Les quatre cents coups) (dir. Francois Truffaut) DVD 68; vhs 999:8

1958

Best Picture: The Defiant Ones DVD 4533; vhs 999::972
Best Director: Stanley Kramer (The Defiant Ones DVD 4533; vhs 999::972)
Best Foreign Film: Mon Oncle (My Uncle) (dir. Jacques Tati) DVD 895; vhs 999:1094

1957

Best Picture: The Bridge on the River Kwai DVD 547; vhs 999:400
Best Director: David Lean (The Bridge on the River Kwai, DVD 547; vhs 999:400)
Best Foreign Film: Gervaise (dir. RenéClément) DVD X4386

1956

Best Picture: Around the World in 80 Days (1956)
DVD 5483; vhs 999:834
Best Director: John Huston (Moby Dick, DVD 9110; vhs 999:2263)
Best Foreign Film: La Strada (dir. Federico Fellini) DVD 2128; vhs 999:2447

1955

Best Picture: Marty (1955) DVD X150
Best Director: David Lean (Summertime, DVD 7423)
Best Foreign Film: Umberto D. (dir. Vittorio De Sica) DVD 1800; vhs 999:188

1954

Best Picture: On the Waterfront DVD 899; vhs 999:18
Best Director: Elia Kazan (On the Waterfront, DVD 899; vhs 999:18)
Best Foreign Film: Gate of Hell (Jigokumon) (dir. Teinosuke Kinugasa) vhs 999:1097

1953

Best Picture: From Here to Eternity
DVD 918; vhs 999:988
Best Director: Fred Zinnemann (From Here to Eternity, DVD 918; vhs 999:988)
Best Foreign Film: Justice est faite (dir. André Cayatte)

1952

Best Picture: High Noon DVD 958; vhs 999:15
Best Director: Fred Zinnemann (High Noon, DVD 958; vhs 999:15)
Best Foreign Film: Forbidden Games (Jeux interdits) (dir. Rene Clement) DVD 4992; vhs 999:133

1951

Best Picture: A Streetcar Named Desire DVD 93; vhs 999:3169
Best Director: Elia Kazan (A Streetcar Named Desire, DVD 93; vhs 999:3169)
Best Foreign Film: Miracle in Milan (Miracolo a Milano) (dir. Vittorio De Sica) DVD X3310; vhs 999:856

1950

Best Picture: All About Eve DVD 247; vhs 999:103
Best Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz (All About Eve, DVD 247; vhs 999:103)
Best Foreign Film: L'Amore (dir. Roberto Rossellini) DVD X5871

1949

Best Picture: All the King's Men DVD 5484; vhs 999:264
Best Director: Carol Reed (The Fallen Idol, DVD X1390; vhs 999:223)
Best Foreign Film: The Bicycle Thief (Ladri di biciclette) (dir. Vittorio De Sica) DVD 23; vhs 999:116

1948

Best Picture: Best Picture: Treasure of the Sierra Madre DVD 2040; vhs 999:55
Best Director: John Huston (Treasure of the Sierra Madre, DVD 2040; vhs 999:55)
Best Foreign Film: Paisan (Paisà) (dir. Roberto Rossellini) DVD X2862;

1947

Best Picture: Gentleman's Agreement DVD 2808; vhs 999:987
Best Director: Elia Kazan (Gentleman's Agreement, DVD 2808; vhs 999:987)
Best Foreign Film: Vivere in pace (dir. Luigi Zampa)

1946

Best Picture: The Best Years of Our Lives DVD 2865; vhs 999:114
Best Director: Wililam Wyler (The Best Years of Our Lives, DVD 2865; vhs 999:114)
Best Foreign Film: Rome, Open City (Roma, città aperta) (dir. Roberto Rossellini) DVD 117; vhs 999:170

1945

Best Picture: The Lost Weekend DVD 535; vhs 999:433
Best Director: Billy Wilder (The Lost Weekend, DVD 535; vhs 999:433)

1944

Best Picture: Going My Way DVD 679
Best Director: Leo McCarey (Going My Way, DVD 679)

1943

Best Picture: Watch on the Rhine DVD X338; vhs 999:3775
Best Director: George Stevens (The More the Merrier DVD X2847)

1942

Best Picture: In Which We Serve DVD 2868; vhs 999:2304
Best Director: John Farrow (Wake Island) DVD 7439

1941

Best Picture: Citizen Kane DVD 852; vhs 999:85
Best Director: John Ford (How Green Was My Valley, DVD 306)

1940

Best Picture: The Grapes of Wrath DVD 2434; vhs 999:87
Best Director: John Ford (The Grapes of Wrath, DVD 2434; vhs 999:87)
Best Foreign Film: The Baker's Wife (La Femme du Boulanger) (dir. Marcel Pagnol)

1939

Best Picture: Wuthering Heights DVD X4814; vhs 999:209
Best Director: John Ford (Stage Coach, DVD 5630; vhs 999:94)
Best Foreign Film: Ernte (dir. Géza von Bolváry)

1938

Best Picture: The Citadel DVD X5688; vhs 999:3776
Best Director: Alfred Hitchcock (The Lady Vanishes, DVD 8895; also DVD 53; DVD 157; vhs 999:561)
Best Foreign Film: The Grand Illusion (La Grande Illusion) (dir. Jean Renoir) DVD 3494; vhs 999:82

1937

Best Picture: The Life of Emile Zola DVD 6805; vhs 999:2864
Best Director: Gregory La Cava (Stage Door, DVD 3639)
Best Foreign Film: Mayerling (dir. Anatole Litvak) DVD X2846

1936

Best Picture: Mr. Deeds Goes to Town DVD 171; vhs 999:820
Best Director: Rouben Mamoulian (The Gay Desperado, DVD X4329)

1935

Best Picture: The Informer DVD 5657; vhs 999:647
Best Director: John Ford (The Informer, DVD 5657; vhs 999:647)


Back to Awards menu

To the top



Copyright (C) 1996 by the Library, University of California, Berkeley. All rights reserved.
Document maintained on server: http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/ by
Gary Handman, Head, Media Resources Center.
Last update 01/31/12 [gh]

MRC web graphics by Mary Scott, Graphics Office, The Teaching Library