Creed was voted the best film of 2015 by the Black Film Critics Circle.
The cast of the Rocky spin-off also picked up awards for lead actor Michael B Jordan and for supporting stars Sylvester Stallone and Tessa Thompson.
The best ensemble performance award went to Straight Outta Compton, which also won for best original screenplay.
Brie Larson won best actress for Room and George Miller won best director for Mad Max: Fury Road.
The Black Film Critics Circle also released their top 10 films of 2015.
- Mad Max: Fury Road
- Straight Outta Compton
- The Martian
- Beasts of No Nation
- The Hateful Eight
- The Big Short
- Ex Machina