New York Film Critics 1997

Best Film:
L.A. Confidential
Runners-up: The Sweet Hereafter and Titanic

Best Actor:
Peter Fonda – Ulee’s Gold
Runners-up: Ian Holm – The Sweet Hereafter and Robert Duvall – The Apostle

Best Actress:
Julie Christie – Afterglow
Runners-up: Helena Bonham Carter – The Wings of the Dove and Judi Dench – Mrs Brown

Best Supporting Actor:
Burt Reynolds – Boogie Nights

Best Supporting Actress:
Joan Cusack – In & Out

Best Director:
Curtis Hanson – L.A. Confidential
Runner-up: Atom Egoyan – The Sweet Hereafter

Best Screenplay:
Curtis Hanson and Brian Helgeland – L.A. Confidential

Best Cinematography:
Roger Deakins – Kundun

Best Documentary Film:
Fast, Cheap & Out of Control

Best First Film:
Neil LaBute – In the Company of Men

Best Foreign Language Film:
Ponette – France
Runners-up: Shall We Dance? (Shall we dansu?) – Japan, Underground – France/Germany/FR Yugoslavia and Ma Vie en Rose – France/Belgium/UK