Peter Berg and Mark Wahlberg
The National Board of Review honored the members of the film community at its annual Awards Gala.
The biggest names in film gathered at Cipriani 42nd Street for the annual National Board of Review Gala in hopes of winning one of the most prestigious awards in the industry.
For the third year in a row, television personality Willie Geist hosted the event, while the stars, directors and producers of the best films of 2016 kicked off a busy award season. Guests included actress Amy Adams, dressed in a beautiful black lace dress; Casey Affleck, repping his film Manchester by the Sea; and Oscar nominee Octavia Spencer.
The NBR Gala honored Barry Jenkins as best director for his film Moonlight; Casey Affleck and Amy Adams brought home the awards for best actor and actress; and the evening ended with Manchester by the Sea winning best film. -Jennifer Cohen
photos by patrick mcmullan