San Francisco Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

15th SFFCC Awards

December 11, 2016


Animated Feature:
The Red Turtle

I Am Not Your Negro

Foreign Language Picture:
The Handmaiden

The 15th San Francisco Film Critics Circle Awards, honoring the best in film for 2016, were given on December 11, 2016.[1][2][3]


Barry Jenkins, Best Director winner
Denzel Washington, Best Actor winner
Isabelle Huppert, Best Actress winner
Mahershala Ali, Best Supporting Actor winner
Viola Davis, Best Supporting Actress winner

These are the nominees for the 15th SFFCC Awards. Winners are listed at the top of each list:

Best Film Best Director
Best Actor Best Actress
Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress
Best Screenplay – Adapted Best Screenplay – Original
Best Animated Feature Best Documentary Film
Best Foreign Language Film Best Cinematography
Best Editing Best Original Score
Best Production Design

Special awardsEdit

Special Citation Award for under-appreciated independent cinemaEdit

Marlon Riggs Award for courage & vision in the Bay Area film communityEdit


  1. ^ Flores, Marshall (December 9, 2016). "San Francisco Film Critics Circle Nominations!". Awards Daily. Retrieved December 9, 2016.
  2. ^ Anderson, Erik (December 9, 2016). "San Francisco Film Critics Nominations: Arrival, La La Land, Moonlight, Hell or High Water Get Bay Area Love". AwardsWatch. Retrieved December 9, 2016.
  3. ^ Hartlaub, Peter (December 12, 2016). "SF film critics name 'Moonlight' best picture, director". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved December 12, 2016.

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