Gotham Award nominations 2016: Full list led by ‘Manchester by the Sea,’ ‘Moonlight’

The nominees for the 26th Annual Gotham Awards were announced on Thursday, October 20. Bestowed by the Independent Filmmaker Project, the Gotham Awards honor the best in indie filmmaking. Winners will be presented on November 28 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.

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BEST FEATURE
“Certain Women”
“Everybody Wants Some!!”
“Manchester by the Sea”
“Moonlight”
“Paterson”

BEST DOCUMENTARY
“Cameraperson”
“I Am Not Your Negro”
“O.J.: Made in America”
“Tower”
“Weiner”

BREAKTHROUGH DIRECTOR AWARD
Robert Eggers, “The Witch”
Anna Rose Holmer, “The Fits”
Daniel Kwan & Daniel Scheinert, “Swiss Army Man”
Trey Edward Shults, “Krisha”
Richard Tanne, “Southside with You”

BEST SCREENPLAY
“Hell or High Water,” Taylor Sheridan
“Love & Friendship,” Whit Stillman
“Manchester by the Sea,” Kenneth Lonergan
“Moonlight,” Story by Tarell Alvin McCraney; Screenplay by Barry Jenkins
“Paterson,” Jim Jarmusch

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BEST ACTOR
Casey Affleck, “Manchester by the Sea”
Jeff Bridges, “Hell or High Water”
Adam Driver, “Paterson”
Joel Edgerton, “Loving”
Craig Robinson, “Morris from America”

BEST ACTRESS
Kate Beckinsale, “Love & Friendship”
Annette Bening, “20th Century Women”
Isabelle Huppert, “Elle”
Ruth Negga, “Loving”
Natalie Portman, “Jackie”

BREAKTHROUGH ACTOR
Lily Gladstone, “Certain Women”
Lucas Hedges, “Manchester by the Sea”
Royalty Hightower, “The Fits”
Sasha Lane, “American Honey”
Anya Taylor-Joy, “The Witch”

GOTHAM JURY AWARD FOR ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE
“Moonlight” — Mahershala Ali, Naomie Harris, Alex Hibbert, André Holland, Jharrel Jerome, Janelle Monáe, Jaden Piner, Trevante Rhodes, and Ashton Sanders.

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BREAKTHROUGH SERIES – LONG FORM
“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”
“The Girlfriend Experience”
“Horace and Pete”
“Marvel’s Jessica Jones”
“Master of None”

BREAKTHROUGH SERIES – SHORT FORM
“The Gay and Wondrous Life of Caleb Gallo”
“Her Story”
“The Movement”
“Sitting in Bathrooms with Trans People”
“Surviving”

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