Gotham Independent Film Awards 2017 Red Carpet Arrivals: See Margot Robbie, Nicole Kidman and More Stars
The 2017 Gotham Independent Film Awards were handed out Monday night at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. Jordan Peele’s racially themed horror film Get Out was the night’s big winner, with three nods including best screenplay and the audience award. Call Me by Your Name, the story of a gay romance between a 17-year-old and a 24-year-old grad student, also had a big night and took home the best feature honor.
Get Out went into the show with a leading four nominations, followed by Greta Gerwig’s acclaimed directorial debut Lady Bird and Kogonada’s Columbus, which had three noms each. Other multiple nominees included Call Me by Your Name, The Florida Project, Good Time and I, Tonya, all of which were up for best feature. Dee Rees’ Mudbound earned two nods, including a special jury award for ensemble performance, which was given to actors Carey Mulligan, Garrett Hedlund, Jason Clarke, Jason Mitchell, Mary J. Blige, Rob Morgan and Jonathan Banks. Those totals don’t include the audience award, voted on by IFP members from the films nominated for best feature, best documentary and breakthrough director.