Tuesday, 2 December 2014

GOTHAM INDEPENDENT FILM AWARDS PICK BIRDMAN; AUDIENCE PICKS BOYHOOD


The Gotham Awards have been announced, with Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's Oscar-tipped Birdman taking the group's top prize. Its lead, Michael Keaton, also won an award, in a slate of winners that ought to prove popular with audiences. In particular, the Audience Award itself went to Richard Linklater's Boyhoodwhich was also the pick of another New York based group yesterday, the NYFCC. Here are the full results:

Best Feature
Birdman (Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu)

Best Actor
Michael Keaton (Birdman)

Best Actress
Julianne Moore (Still Alice)

Best Documentary
Citizenfour (Laura Poitras)

Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award
Ana Lily Amirpour (A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night)

Breakthrough Actor
Tessa Thompson (Dear White People)

Special Jury Award
Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo and Channing Tatum (Foxcatcher)

Audience Award
Boyhood