Thursday, 12 January 2017

MOONLIGHT LEADS GALECA'S DORIAN AWARD NOMINATIONS


And too right too! You can always trust the gays. The Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association has announced its 2016 film and TV award nominations, with Moonlight both predictably and deservedly leading the pack, claiming seven mentions total. Thursday the 26th of January is the date for the winners announcement.

Film of the Year
20th Century Women
Jackie
La La Land
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

Director of the Year
Damien Chazelle (La La Land)
Barry Jenkins (Moonlight)
Pablo Larrain (Jackie)
Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea)
Park Chan Wook (The Handmaiden)

Performance of the Year - Actress
Annette Bening (20th Century Women)
Viola Davis (Fences)
Isabelle Huppert (Elle)
Natalie Portman (Jackie)
Emma Stone (La La Land)

Performance of the Year - Actor
Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)
Mahershala Ali (Moonlight)
Ryan Gosling (La La Land)
Trevante Rhodes (Moonlight)
Denzel Washington (Fences)

Screenplay of the Year
Damien Chazelle (La La Land)
Efthymis Filippou and Yorgos Lanthimos (The Lobster)
Barry Jenkins (Moonlight)
Kenneth Lonergan (Manchester by the Sea)
Mike Mills (20th Century Women)

Documentary of the Year
13th
I Am Not Your Negro
O.J.: Made in America
Tickled
Weiner

Foreign Language Film of the Year
Elle
The Handmaiden
Neruda
Things to Come
Toni Erdmann

LGBTQ Film of the Year
Being 17
Closet Monster
The Handmaiden
Moonlight
Other People

Campy Film of the Year
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
The Dressmaker
King Cobra
The Neon Demon
Nocturnal Animals

Unsung Film of the Year
American Honey
Captain Fantastic
Christine
Other People
Sing Street

Visually Striking Film of the Year
Arrival
The Handmaiden
Jackie
La La Land
Moonlight

We're Wilde About You! Rising Star Award
Millie Bobby Brown
Lucas Hedges
Connor Jessup
Ruth Negga
Trevante Rhodes

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