New York Film Critics 1992

Best Film:
The Player
Runners-up: Unforgiven and Howards End

Best Actor:
Denzel Washington – Malcolm X
Runners-up: Harvey Keitel – Bad Lieutenant and Al Pacino – Scent of a Woman

Best Actress:
Emma Thompson – Howards End
Runners-up: Susan Sarandon – Lorenzo’s Oil and Michelle Pfeiffer – Love Field

Best Supporting Actor:
Gene Hackman – Unforgiven
Runners-up: Seymour Cassel – In the Soup and Jack Nicholson – A Few Good Men

Best Supporting Actress:
Miranda Richardson – The Crying Game, Enchanted April and Damage
Runners-up: Judy Davis – Husbands and Wives and Alfre Woodard – Passion Fish

Best Director:
Robert Altman – The Player
Runners-up: Clint Eastwood – Unforgiven and James Ivory – Howards End

Best Screenplay:
Neil Jordan – The Crying Game
Runners-up: Michael Tolkin – The Player and David Webb Peoples – Unforgiven

Best Cinematography:
Jean Lépine – The Player
Runners-up: Jean de Segonzac – Laws of Gravity and Zhao Fei – Raise the Red Lantern (Da hong deng long gao gao gua)

Best Documentary:
Brother’s Keeper
Runners-up: American Dream and A Brief History of Time

Best Foreign Language Film:
Raise the Red Lantern (Da hong deng long gao gao gua) • China/Hong Kong/Taiwan
Runners-up: The Match Factory Girl (Tulitikkutehtaan tyttö) • Finland/Sweden and Indochine • France

Best New Director:
Allison Anders – Gas Food Lodging
Runners-up: Quentin Tarantino – Reservoir Dogs and Tim Robbins – Bob Roberts