Gotham Independent Film Awards 2016
The 26th Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards, presented by the Independent Filmmaker Project, were held on November 28, 2016. The nominees were announced on October 20, 2016. Actors Ethan Hawke and Amy Adams, director Oliver Stone and producer Arnon Milchan received tribute awards. The ceremony was hosted by Keegan-Michael Key.
|26th Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards|
|Date||November 28, 2016|
|Presented by||Independent Filmmaker Project|
|Hosted by||Keegan-Michael Key|
|Breakthrough Director:||Trey Edward Shults – Krisha|
Winners and nomineesEdit
- Jeff Bridges as Marcus Hamilton – Hell or High Water
- Adam Driver as Paterson – Paterson
- Joel Edgerton as Richard Loving – Loving
- Craig Robinson as Curtis Gentry – Morris from America
- Kate Beckinsale as Lady Susan Vernon – Love & Friendship
- Annette Bening as Dorothea Fields – 20th Century Women
- Ruth Negga as Mildred Loving – Loving
- Natalie Portman as Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis – Jackie
- Taylor Sheridan – Hell or High Water
- Whit Stillman – Love & Friendship
- Kenneth Lonergan – Manchester by the Sea
- Jim Jarmusch – Paterson
- Lily Gladstone as Jamie – Certain Women
- Lucas Hedges as Patrick Chandler – Manchester by the Sea
- Royalty Hightower as Toni – The Fits
- Sasha Lane as Star – American Honey
Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director AwardEdit
- Robert Eggers – The Witch
- Anna Rose Holmer – The Fits
- Daniel Kwan and Daniel Scheinert – Swiss Army Man
- Richard Tanne – Southside with You
Breakthrough Series – Long FormEdit
Breakthrough Series – Short FormEdit
- The Gay and Wondrous Life of Caleb Gallo
- The Movement
- Sitting in Bathrooms with Trans People
Special Jury Award – Ensemble PerformanceEdit
Spotlight on Women Filmmakers "Live the Dream" GrantEdit
Roxy Toporowych – Julia Blue
- Shaz Bennett – Alaska is a Drag
- Katie Orr – Poor Jane
Made in NY AwardEdit
Gotham Appreciation AwardEdit
Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME)
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- Murthi, Vikram (September 7, 2016). "Amy Adams And Ethan Hawke To Receive Actor Tributes". IndieWire. Retrieved October 20, 2016.
- "Arnon Milchan to Receive Industry Tribute at 2016 Gotham Independent Film Awards". Filmmaker Magazine. September 22, 2016. Retrieved October 20, 2016.
- Roshanian, Arya (October 27, 2016). "NYC Mayor's Office, Aziz Ansari, Judith Light to Be Honored at 2016 Gotham Awards". Variety. Retrieved February 19, 2017.
- Cox, Gordon (November 2, 2016). "Keegan-Michael Key to Host 2016 Gotham Awards". Variety. Retrieved February 19, 2017.