Moonlight wins big at the 2016 Gotham Awards – Tribute.ca
Following months of widespread critical acclaim and surprising box office success, Moonlight continued its impressive awards streak at the 2016 Gotham Awards in New York City on Monday night.
The coming-of-age drama, directed by Barry Jenkins, took home the top prize for Best Feature, as well as Best Screenplay, the Audience Award, and the Ensemble Cast Award.
Check out our interviews with director Barry Jenkins and the cast, including Mahershala Ali, Trevante Rhodes and André Holland, by clicking here.
Organized by the Independent Film Project and hosted by comedian Keegan-Michael Key, the festivities also featured special tributes to Amy Adams, Ethan Hawke, Oliver Stone, and producer Arnon Milchan. ~Shelby Morton
Full list of nominees and winners:
Everybody Wants Some!!
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight – WINNER
I Am Not Your Negro
O.J.: Made in America – WINNER
Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award
Robert Eggers, The Witch
Anna Rose Holmer, The Fits
Daniel Kwan & Daniel Scheinert, Swiss Army Man
Trey Edward Shults, Krisha – WINNER
Richard Tanne, Southside with You
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 – WINNER
Paterson, Jim Jarmusch
Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea – WINNER
Jeff Bridges, Hell or High Water
Adam Driver, Paterson
Joel Edgerton, Loving
Craig Robinson, Morris from America
Kate Beckinsale, Love & Friendship
Annette Bening, 20th Century Women
Isabelle Huppert, Elle – WINNER
Ruth Negga, Loving
Natalie Portman, Jackie
Lily Gladstone, Certain Women