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Jonathan Majors, Lisa Taback Among Gotham Film & Media Institute New Board Members (Exclusive)

The Gotham Film & Media Institute has added four high-profile figures to its board of directors, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively. The group behind the Gotham Awards has added actors Jonathan Majors and Stephanie March, entertainment marketing and PR executive Lisa Taback and entrepreneur and women’s advocate Dee Poku to its board. The new […]

Events of the Week: ‘Nightmare Alley,’ ‘West Side Story’ and More

As Hollywood events return to full force in New York and Los Angeles amid the coronavirus pandemic, here’s a look at the week’s biggest premieres, parties and openings, including red carpets for Nightmare Alley, West Side Story, Being the Ricardos and Encounter. Gotham Awards Maggie Gyllenhaal’s directorial debut The Lost Daughter topped the Gotham Awards […]

‘The Lost Daughter’ Tops Gotham Awards

Netflix’s The Lost Daughter, directed by Maggie Gyllenhaal, dominated the 2021 Gotham Awards in New York on Monday night. The film, which went into the event as a five-time nominee, won four awards, including the top prize of best feature. After a quick speech thanking her loved ones and collaborators for best screenplay, Gyllenhaal declared […]

Gotham Awards Make In-Person Return With Gender-Neutral Categories: “It’s Part of Our DNA”

It was just in January that the Gotham Awards recognized independent film and TV from 2020 in a delayed, pandemic-era hybrid event that featured a mix of in-person presenters and nominees appearing via live video. Now, the New York mainstay is set to welcome a “slightly reduced” crowd back to Cipriani Wall Street on Nov. […]

Gotham Awards: ‘The Lost Daughter,’ ‘Passing’ Lead Nominations

The 2021 Gotham Awards nominations have been revealed. Two Netflix titles, The Lost Daughter and Passing, lead this year’s film nominees with five nominations each, followed by three nods apiece for Apple’s CODA and Kino Lorber’s Test Pattern. Double film nominees include The Green Knight, Red Rocket, The Card Counter, C’Mon C’Mon, Shiva Baby and […]

Gotham Awards: Cast of ‘The Harder They Fall’ to Receive Ensemble Tribute (Exclusive)

The star-studded cast of Jeymes Samuel‘s The Harder They Fall — Jonathan Majors, Zazie Beetz, Delroy Lindo, LaKeith Stanfield, Danielle Deadwyler, Edi Gathegi, R.J. Cyler, Deon Cole, Regina King and Idris Elba — will receive an Ensemble Tribute at the Gotham Awards, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. The presentation will take place during an in-person […]

Gotham Awards: Kristen Stewart, Eamonn Bowles Tapped for Tributes

Kristen Stewart, who is currently garnering awards buzz for her performance in Spencer, and veteran executive Eamonn Bowles, who in 2001 founded and still presides over Magnolia Pictures, will receive special honors at the 2021 Gotham Awards. At a ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street on Nov. 29, Stewart — whose portrayal of Princess Diana, widely […]

Gotham Awards to Adopt Gender-Neutral Categories

The acting prizes at the annual Gotham Awards will no longer be defined by gender, the Gotham Film & Media Institute announced on Thursday. The best actor and best actress categories for independent feature films will be replaced with outstanding lead performance and outstanding supporting performance. According to the Gotham Film & Media Institute, “The […]

Gotham Awards: 31st Edition Slated for November

The Gotham Awards, one of the first notable competitions of the annual fall awards season, will be returning to an in-person format for its next edition after being forced online for its last by the COVID-19 pandemic. The 31st Gotham Awards will take place on Monday, November 29, 2021, at the event’s longtime venue, Cipriani […]

Gotham Awards: ‘Nomadland’ Wins Best Feature, Audience Award

There were two ties, in the categories of best screenplay and best documentary.

Gotham Awards: Watch the 30th Annual Ceremony Live

Kelly Reichardt’s 'First Cow' leads the way with four nominations.

How the Gotham Awards Became an Awards-Season Heavyweight

The Independent Film Project's Jeffrey Sharp addresses the challenges posed by the pandemic, how the virtual ceremony on Jan. 11 will bring filmmakers together and this year’s new ensemble tribute.