Lady Bird

Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird has taken the top prize at this week’s New York Film Critics Circle Awards. The festival favourite, which is now playing Stateside and has a UK release date set for the new year, was awarded Best Film at the event on Thursday.

Elsewhere, Sean Baker won the Best Director award for the superb The Florida Project, while top acting awards went to Saoirse Ronan for Lady Bird and Timothée Chalamet for Call Me By Your Name. Supporting honours went to Tiffany Haddish for Girls Trip and Willem Dafoe for his work on The Florida Project.

Pixar’s Coco won Best Animated Film while Robin Campillo’s BPM (Beats Per Minute) took Best Foreign Language Film.

Here are the rest of the winners from the big night.

Best Film: Greta Gerwig – Lady Bird

Best Director: Sean Baker – The Florida Project

Best Actor: Timothée Chalamet – Call Me By Your Name

Best Actress: Saoirse Ronan – Lady Bird

Best Supporting Actor: Willem Dafoe – The Florida Project

Best Supporting Actress: Tiffany Haddish – Girls Trip

Best Screenplay: Paul Thomas Anderson – Phantom Thread

Best Cinematography: Rachel Morrison – Mudbound

Best Foreign Language Film: Robin Campillo – BPM (Beats Per Minute)

Best Documentary: Agnès Varda, JR – Faces Places

Best Animated Film: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina – Coco

Best First Film: Jordan Peele – Get Out

Special Awards: Molly Haskell