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Awards

Golden Globes, USA 2017

Won
Golden Globe
Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama
Casey Affleck
Nominated
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Drama
Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Michelle Williams
Best Director - Motion Picture
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Screenplay - Motion Picture
Kenneth Lonergan

BAFTA Awards 2017

Nominated
BAFTA Film Award
Best Film
Lauren Beck
Matt Damon
Chris Moore
Kimberly Steward
Kevin J. Walsh
Best Leading Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Screenplay (Original)
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Editing
Jennifer Lame
Nominated
David Lean Award for Direction
Kenneth Lonergan

Screen Actors Guild Awards 2017

Nominated
Actor
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Casey Affleck
Matthew Broderick
Kyle Chandler
Lucas Hedges
Gretchen Mol
Michelle Williams
Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Award
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Casey Affleck
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Lucas Hedges
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
Michelle Williams

AACTA International Awards 2017

Won
AACTA International Award
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Lead Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
AACTA International Award
Best Film
Best Direction
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards 2017

Nominated
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Movie for Grownups
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Screenwriter
Kenneth Lonergan

AFI Awards, USA 2017

Won
AFI Award
Movie of the Year

African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA) 2016

Won
AAFCA Award
Top 10 Films
8th place

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2017

Won
EDA Award
Best Writing, Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
EDA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Michelle Williams
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Lucas Hedges
Best Ensemble Cast
Douglas Aibel
Best Cinematography
Jody Lee Lipes
Best Editing
Jennifer Lame

American Cinema Editors, USA 2017

Nominated
Eddie
Best Edited Feature Film - Dramatic
Jennifer Lame

Art Directors Guild 2017

Nominated
Excellence in Production Design Award
Contemporary Film
Ruth De Jong

Atlanta Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Won
AFCS Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

Austin Film Critics Association 2016

Won
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Film
5th place
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

Black Reel Awards 2016

Nominated
Black Reel
Outstanding Motion Picture
Matt Damon
Kimberly Steward
Lauren Beck
Chris Moore
Kevin J. Walsh

Boston Online Film Critics Association 2016

Won
BOFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Ten Best Films of the Year
2nd place

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2016

Won
BSFC Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
2nd place
BSFC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams

British Independent Film Awards 2016

Nominated
British Independent Film Award
Best International Independent Film

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Won
Critics Choice Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Young Actor/Actress
Lucas Hedges
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Tied with Damien Chazelle for La La Land (2016).
Nominated
Critics Choice Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Acting Ensemble
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan

Capri, Hollywood 2016

Won
Capri Original Screenplay Award
Kenneth Lonergan

Casting Society of America, USA 2017

Nominated
Artios
Outstanding Achievement in Casting - Studio or Independent Feature - Drama
Douglas Aibel
Carolyn Pickman (location casting)
Henry Russell Bergstein (associate)

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2017

2nd place
COFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
COFCA Award
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Ensemble
Actor of the Year
Michelle Williams
For Certain Women
Breakthrough Film Artist
Lucas Hedges
For acting.
Best Film Editing
Jennifer Lame
Best Picture
4th place

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Won
CFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Most Promising Performer
Lucas Hedges
Nominated
CFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Editing
Jennifer Lame

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Won
DFWFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
2nd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Picture
2nd place
3rd place
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
3rd place
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
3rd place
Nominated
DFWFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
4th place

Denver Film Critics Society 2017

Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

Detroit Film Critic Society, US 2016

Won
DFCS Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
DFCS Award
Best Film
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Ensemble
Breakthrough Artist
Lucas Hedges (actor)

Directors Guild of America, USA 2017

Nominated
DGA Award
Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film
Kenneth Lonergan

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Won
FFCC Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
2nd place
FFCC Award
Best Ensemble
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
FFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
Pauline Kael Breakout Award
Lucas Hedges

Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA) 2017

Won
GFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
GFCA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

Gijón International Film Festival 2016

Won
AISGE Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Won
Special Jury Award
Special Jury Award
Kenneth Lonergan

Gotham Awards 2016

Won
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
Audience Award
Kenneth Lonergan
Kimberly Steward
Matt Damon
Chris Moore
Lauren Beck
Kevin J. Walsh
Nominated
Gotham Independent Film Award
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Breakthrough Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Feature
Kenneth Lonergan
Kimberly Steward
Matt Damon
Chris Moore
Lauren Beck
Kevin J. Walsh

Hollywood Film Awards 2016

Won
Hollywood Film Award
Screenwriter of the Year
Kenneth Lonergan

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2017

2nd place
HFCS Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
HFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

Independent Spirit Awards 2017

Nominated
Independent Spirit Award
Best Feature
Lauren Beck
Matt Damon
Chris Moore
Kimberly Steward
Kevin J. Walsh
Best Male Lead
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Male
Lucas Hedges
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Editing
Jennifer Lame

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US 2016

Won
IFJA Award
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
2nd place
IFJA Award
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
IFJA Award
Best Picture

Indiewire Critics' Poll 2016

Won
ICP Award
Best Lead Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
2nd place
ICP Award
Best Film
2nd place.
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
2nd place.
3rd place
ICP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
3rd place.
Nominated
ICP Award
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
4th place.
Best Editing
Jennifer Lame
6th place.

Iowa Film Critics Awards 2017

Won
IFC Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
2nd place
IFC Award
Best Picture
3rd place
IFC Award
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Won
KCFCC Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Actor
Casey Affleck

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Won
Sierra Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Youth in Film
Lucas Hedges
Nominated
Sierra Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Screenplay, Original
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Ensemble

Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival 2016

Nominated
Jaeger - LeCoultre Best Film Award
Best Film
Kenneth Lonergan

London Critics Circle Film Awards 2017

Nominated
ALFS Award
Film of the Year
Director of the Year
Kenneth Lonergan
Screenwriter of the Year
Kenneth Lonergan
Actor of the Year
Casey Affleck
Supporting Actress of the Year
Michelle Williams

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards 2016

2nd place
LAFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

National Board of Review, USA 2016

Won
NBR Award
Best Film

"Manchester by the Sea is a masterful film which explores love, loss, and redemption in a deeply ... More

"Manchester by the Sea is a masterful film which explores love, loss, and redemption in a deeply moving and completely original way. We are thrilled to award it our Best Film, as well as to honor Barry Jenkins' singular directorial vision for Moonlight."

Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Breakthrough Performance - Male
Lucas Hedges

National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA 2017

Won
NSFC Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
2nd place
NSFC Award
Best Film
3rd place
NSFC Award
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan

Nevada Film Critics Society 2016

Won
NFCS Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck

New York Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Won
NYFCC Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
For Certain Women
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

New York Film Critics, Online 2016

Won
NYFCO Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Top Films of the Year

North Carolina Film Critics Association 2017

Won
NCFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
NCFCA Award
Best Narrative Film
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

North Texas Film Critics Association, US 2017

Won
NTFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
2nd place
NTFCA Award
Best Picture
2nd place
Nominated
NTFCA Award
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
5th place
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
5th place

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards 2017

Won
OFCC Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Ensemble Cast
3rd place
OFCC Award
Best Film
3rd place

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2017

Won
OFCS Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
OFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

Palm Springs International Film Festival 2017

Won
Desert Palm Achievement Award
Casey Affleck

"Casey Affleck delivers his finest performance in Manchester By the Sea, playing a Boston janitor ... More

"Casey Affleck delivers his finest performance in Manchester By the Sea, playing a Boston janitor living a lonely and isolated existence," said Festival Chairman Harold Matzner. "He has earned rave reviews from critics and is sure to garner awards attention. It is our honor to present the Desert Palm Achievement Award, Actor, to Casey Affleck."


PGA Awards 2017

Nominated
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Kevin J. Walsh
Lauren Beck
Chris Moore
Kimberly Steward
Matt Damon

Phoenix Critics Circle 2016

Won
PCC Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Nominated
PCC Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Won
PFCS Award
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Casey Affleck
Nominated
PFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Michelle Williams
Best Ensemble Acting
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Breakthrough Performance
Lucas Hedges
Best Performance by a Youth
Lucas Hedges

Rome Film Fest 2016

Nominated
BNL People's Choice Award
Best Film
Kenneth Lonergan

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Won
SDFCS Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
2nd place
SDFCS Award
Breakthrough Artist
Lucas Hedges
Nominated
SDFCS Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2016

Won
SFFCC Award
Best Screenplay, Original
Kenneth Lonergan
Tied with Barry Jenkins for Moonlight (2016).
Nominated
SFFCC Award
Best Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Film Editing
Jennifer Lame

Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2017

Won
Cinema Vanguard Award
Casey Affleck
Michelle Williams

Satellite Awards 2016

Won
Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
Satellite Award
Best Actor in a Motion Picture
Casey Affleck
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Michelle Williams
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Lucas Hedges
Best Screenplay, Original
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Original Score
Lesley Barber

Seattle Film Critics Awards 2017

Won
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
2nd place
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actor
Kyle Chandler
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Ensemble Cast

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Won
SEFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
2nd place
SEFCA Award
Best Picture
2nd place
Best Ensemble

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2016

Won
SLFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
2nd place
SLFCA Award
Best Film
Tied with Hell or High Water (2016) in second place.
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Tied with Denis Villeneuve for Arrival (2016) in second place.
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
SLFCA Award
Special Merit (for best scene, cinematic technique or other memorable aspect or moment)
Final encounter between Michelle Williams and Casey Affleck.

Stockholm Film Festival 2016

Nominated
Bronze Horse
Best Film
Kenneth Lonergan

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2017

Won
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Won
TFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Screenplay, Adapted or Original
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
TFCA Award
Best Picture
Best Actor
Casey Affleck

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Won
UFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
2nd place
UFCA Award
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Tied with Naomie Harris for Moonlight (2016) in second place.
Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen
Kenneth Lonergan

Vancouver Film Critics Circle 2017

Won
VFCC Award
Best Film
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Nominated
VFCC Award
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges

Village Voice Film Poll 2016

Won
VVFP Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan
2nd place
VVFP Award
Best Film
2nd place.
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
2nd place.
Nominated
VVFP Award
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
8th place.
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
2nd place.

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Won
WAFCA Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck
Best Youth Performance
Lucas Hedges
Nominated
WAFCA Award
Best Film
Best Director
Kenneth Lonergan
Best Supporting Actor
Lucas Hedges
Best Supporting Actress
Michelle Williams
Best Acting Ensemble
Best Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Won
WFCC Award
Best Actor
Casey Affleck

Writers Guild of America, USA 2017

Nominated
WGA Award (Screen)
Original Screenplay
Kenneth Lonergan

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