2016 Gotham Independent Awards Nominations

Manchester by the Sea tops the list with four nominations.

by | October 20, 2016 | Comments

The nominations for the 2016 Gotham Independent Awards were announced this morning by the Independent Filmmaker Project. Read through for the full list of nominees.

Best Feature

Best Documentary

Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award

Robert Eggers

The Witch

Anna Rose Holmer

The Fits

Daniel Kwan & Daniel Scheinert

Swiss Army Man

Trey Edward Shults


Richard Tanne

Southside With You

Best Screenplay

Taylor Sheridan

Hell or High Water

Whit Stillman

Love & Friendship

Kenneth Lonergan

Manchester by the Sea

Story by Tarell Alvin McCraney; Screenplay by Barry Jenkins


Jim Jarmusch


Best Actor

Casey Affleck

Manchester by the Sea

Jeff Bridges

Hell or High Water

Adam Driver


Craig Robinson

Morris from America

Best Actress

Breakthrough Actor

Lily Gladstone

Certain Women

Lucas Hedges

Manchester by the Sea

Sasha Lane

American Honey

Breakthrough Series – Long Form

Breakthrough Series – Short Form

The IFC Gotham Independent Awards will kick off the film season on Monday, November 28th at 8 p.m. in New York City. The event will be broadcast online, including a Red Carpet Show scheduled to begin at 6:15 p.m.

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