Winners and nominees for the
27th Chicago Film Critics Association Awards

 

BEST ACTOR
Leonardo DiCaprio – The Revenant
Christopher Abbott – James White
Michael Fassbender – Steve Jobs
Eddie Redmayne – The Danish Girl
Jason Segel – The End of the Tour

BEST ACTRESS
Brie Larson – Room
Cate Blanchett – Carol
Charlotte Rampling – 45 Years
Saoirse Ronan – Brooklyn
Charlize Theron – Mad Max: Fury Road

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
The Big Short – Adam McKay and Charles Randolph
Anomalisa – Charlie Kaufman
Brooklyn – Nick Hornby
Room – Emma Donoghue
Steve Jobs – Aaron Sorkin

BEST ANIMATED FILM
Inside Out
Anomalisa
The Good Dinosaur
The Peanuts Movie
Shaun the Sheep Movie

BEST ART DIRECTION/PRODUCTION DESIGN
Mad Max: Fury Road
The Assassin
Brooklyn
Carol
Crimson Peak

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Mad Max: Fury Road – John Seale
Carol – Edward Lachman
The Hateful Eight – Robert Richardson
The Revenant – Emmanuel Lubezki
Sicario – Roger Deakins

BEST DIRECTOR
George Miller – Mad Max: Fury Road
Todd Haynes – Carol
Alejandro González Iñárritu – The Revenant
Tom McCarthy – Spotlight
Adam McKay – The Big Short

BEST DOCUMENTARY FILM
Amy
Cartel Land
The Hunting Ground
The Look of Silence
Where to Invade Next

BEST EDITING
Mad Max: Fury Road – Jason Ballantine and Margaret Sixel
The Big Short – Hank Corwin
The Martian – Pietro Scalia
The Revenant – Stephen Mirrione
Spotlight – Tom McArdle

BEST FILM
Mad Max: Fury Road
Carol
Inside Out
The Revenant
Spotlight

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM
Son of Saul
The Assassin
The Look of Silence
Phoenix
White God

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
The Hateful Eight – Ennio Morricone
Carol – Carter Burwell
Inside Out – Michael Giacchino
It Follows – Disasterpeace
Mad Max: Fury Road – Junkie XL

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Spotlight – Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer
Bridge of Spies – Matt Charman and Joel and Ethan Coen
Ex Machina – Alex Garland
The Hateful Eight – Quentin Tarantino
Inside Out – Pete Docter, Meg LeFauve and Josh Cooley

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Benicio del Toro – Sicario
Sam Elliott – Grandma
Mark Rylance – Bridge of Spies
Michael Shannon – 99 Homes
Sylvester Stallone – Creed

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Alicia Vikander – The Danish Girl
Jennifer Jason Leigh – Anomalisa
Jennifer Jason Leigh – The Hateful Eight
Cynthia Nixon – James White
Kristen Stewart – Clouds of Sils Maria

MOST PROMISING FILMMAKER
Alex Garland – Ex Machina
Marielle Heller – The Diary of a Teenage Girl
Josh Mond – James White
Laszlo Nemes – Son of Saul
Bill Pohlad – Love & Mercy

MOST PROMISING PERFORMER
Jacob Tremblay – Room
Christopher Abbott – James White
Bel Powley – The Diary of a Teenage Girl
Geza Rohrig – Son of Saul
Amy Schumer – Trainwreck