New York Film Critics Award: Best Screenplay, 1956-present

New York Film Critics Award: Best Screenplay

James Poe, John Farrow and S. J. Perelman (1956)

No Award (1957)

Nedrick Young and Harold Jacob Smith (1958)

Wendell Mayes (1959)

I. A. L. Diamond and Billy Wilder (1960)

Abby Mann (1961)

No Award (1962)

Irving Ravetch and Harriet Frank Jr. (1963)

Harold Pinter (1964)

No Award (1965)

Robert Bolt (1966)

David Newman and Robert Benton (1967)

Lorenzo Semple Jr. (1968)

Paul Mazursky and Larry Tucker (1969)

Éric Rohmer (1970)

Larry McMurtry and Peter Bogdanovich / Penelope Gilliatt (1971)

Ingmar Bergman (1972)

George Lucas, Gloria Katz and Willard Huyck (1973)

Ingmar Bergman (1974)

François Truffaut, Suzanne Schiffman and Jean Gruault (1975)

Paddy Chayefsky (1976)

Woody Allen and Marshall Brickman (1977)

Paul Mazursky (1978)

Steve Tesich (1979)

Bo Goldman (1980)

John Guare (1981)

Larry Gelbart and Murray Schisgal (1982)

Bill Forsyth (1983)

Robert Benton (1984)

Woody Allen (1985)

Hanif Kureishi (1986)

James L. Brooks (1987)

Ron Shelton (1988)

Gus Van Sant and Daniel Yost (1989)

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (1990)

David Cronenberg (1991)

Neil Jordan (1992)

Jane Campion (1993)

Quentin Tarantino and Roger Avary (1994)

Emma Thompson (1995)

Albert Brooks and Monica Johnson (1996)

Curtis Hanson and Brian Helgeland (1997)

Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard (1998)

Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor (1999)

Kenneth Lonergan (2000)

Julian Fellowes (2001)

Charlie and Donald Kaufman (2002)

Craig Lucas (2003)

Alexander Payne and Jim Taylor (2004)

Noah Baumbach (2005)

Peter Morgan (2006)

Joel Coen and Ethan Coen (2007)

Jenny Lumet (2008)

Jesse Armstrong, Simon Blackwell, Armando Iannucci and Tony Roche (2009)

Stuart Blumberg and Lisa Cholodenko (2010), The Kids Are All Right

Steven Zaillian, Aaron Sorkin and Stan Chervin (2011)

Tony Kushner (2012), Lincoln

Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell (2013)

Wes Anderson (2014)

Phyllis Nagy (2015)

Kenneth Lonergan (2016)

Paul Thomas Anderson (2017)

Paul Schrader (2018)

Quentin Tarantino (2019), Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood

Eliza Hittman (2020)