Friday, 27 January 2017

DORIAN AWARD RESULTS: MOONLIGHT IS FILM OF THE YEAR


In a turn of events that was as inevitable as it is inevitably pleasing, Moonlight has been named the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association's Film of the Year for 2016. The acclaimed drama continues to stake its claim as the critics' ordained choice in the awards race. Check out the Dorian award nominations at this link, and their winners in full below:

Film of the Year
Moonlight

Director of the Year
Barry Jenkins (Moonlight)

Performance of the Year - Actress
Viola Davis (Fences)

Performance of the Year - Actor
Mahershala Ali (Moonlight)

Screenplay of the Year
Barry Jenkins (Moonlight)

Documentary of the Year
O.J.: Made in America

Foreign Language Film of the Year
The Handmaiden

LGBTQ Film of the Year
Moonlight

Campy Film of the Year
The Dressmaker

Unsung Film of the Year
Christine

Visually Striking Film of the Year
La La Land

We're Wilde About You! Rising Star of the Year
Trevante Rhodes

Wilde Artist of the Year (honouring a truly groundbreaking force in the fields of film, theatre and/or television)
Kate McKinnon
Lin-Manuel Miranda

Timeless Star (to an actor or performer whose exemplary career is marked by character, wisdom and wit)
John Waters