The Shaunies, 2016

Below is a list of the nominees and winners (in bold) for the 2016 Shaunie Awards. The winners were announced on the affiliated podcast episode (click here!). Enjoy!


BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Deepwater Horizon
Doctor Strange
The Jungle Book
Kubo and the Two Strings
A Monster Calls

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Bradford Young, Arrival
Fedor Lyass, Pasha Kapinos, & Vsevolod Kaptur, Hardcore Henry
James Laxton, Moonlight
Linus Sandgren, La La Land
Natasha Braier, The Neon Demon

BEST ORIGINAL SONG
Al Hoffman, Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer, Can Canatan, John Klenner, & Jorma Taccone, "I'm So Humble," Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping
Benj Pasek, Justin Hurwitz, & Justin Paul, "Audition (The Fools Who Dream)," La La Land
Dave Bassett, "Set It All Free," Sing
Gary Clark & John Carney, "Drive It Like You Stole It," Sing Street
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mark Mancina, & Opetaia Foa'i, "How Far I'll Go," Moana

BEST ORIGINAL SCORE
Dario Marianelli, Kubo and the Two Strings
Fernando Velázquez, A Monster Calls
Justin Hurwitz, La La Land
Mark Korven, The Witch
Nicholas Britell, Moonlight

BEST VOCAL PERFORMANCE
Alan Tudyk, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Auli'i Cravalho, Moana
Edward Norton, Sausage Party
Idris Elba, The Jungle Book
Liam Neeson, A Monster Calls

BEST YOUNG STAR
Alex R. Hibbert, Moonlight
Angourie Rice, The Nice Guys
Harvey Scrimshaw, The Witch
Royalty Hightower, The Fits
Sunny Pawar, Lion

BEST DIRECTORIAL DEBUT
Anna Rose Holmer, The Fits
Dan Kwan & Daniel Scheinert, Swiss Army Man
Nicolas Pesce, The Eyes of My Mother
Robert Eggers, The Witch
Trey Edward Shults, Krisha

BEST CAST
20th Century Women
Captain Fantastic
Everybody Wants Some!!
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Dev Patel, Lion
Jeff Bridges, Hell or High Water
Lucas Hedges, Manchester by the Sea
Mahershala Ali, Moonlight
Timothy Spall, Denial

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Felicity Jones, A Monster Calls
Greta Gerwig, 20th Century Women
Michelle Williams, Manchester by the Sea
Naomie Harris, Moonlight
Viola Davis, Fences

BEST ACTOR
Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea
Denzel Washington, Fences
Ethan Hawke, Born to Be Blue
Logan Lerman, Indignation
Viggo Mortensen, Captain Fantastic

BEST ACTRESS
Amy Adams, Arrival
Emma Stone, La La Land
Natalie Portman, Jackie
Rebecca Hall, Christine
Ruth Negga, Loving

BEST SCREENPLAY
Barry Jenkins, Moonlight
Damien Chazelle, La La Land
Eric Heisserer, Arrival
Jared Bush & Phil Johnston, Zootopia
Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea

BEST DIRECTOR
Barry Jenkins, Moonlight
Damien Chazelle, La La Land
David Mackenzie, Hell or High Water
Denis Villeneuve, Arrival
Ezra Edelman, O.J.: Made in America

BEST PICTURE
Arrival
Hell or High Water
La La Land
Moonlight
O.J.: Made in America