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Gotham Independent 2017 Award Winners: Call Me by Your Name Is Best Feature

And Get Out takes home the awards for Breakthrough Director and Best Screenplay.

by | November 27, 2017 | Comments

The winners of the 2017 Gotham Independent Awards were announced on Monday evening in a ceremony at New York’s Cipriani Wall Street by the Independent Filmmaker Project. Read through for the full list of winners, or click play to watch the ceremony (starting at 1:33:00).


Best Feature


Best Documentary


Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award

Maggie Betts

Novitiate
86%

Greta Gerwig

Lady Bird
99%

Kogonada

Columbus
97%

Jordan Peele

Get Out
98%

Joshua Z Weinstein

Menashe
96%

Best Screenplay

Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani

The Big Sick
98%

Mike White

Brad's Status
79%

Kogonada

Columbus
97%

Jordan Peele

Get Out
98%

Greta Gerwig

Lady Bird
99%

Best Actor


Willem Dafoe

The Florida Project


James Franco

The Disaster Artist


Adam Sandler

The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected)


Best Actress


Melanie Lynskey

I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore


Saoirse Ronan

Lady Bird


Lois Smith

Marjorie Prime


Breakthrough Actor


Timothée Chalamet

Call Me by Your Name


Kelvin Harrison Jr.#31232

It Comes at Night


Brooklynn Prince

The Florida Project


Breakthrough Series – Long Form


Breakthrough Series – Short Form

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