October 20, 2008

Gotham Indie Awards Announce Their Nominees!

Here they are:
-Best Feature
“Frozen River”
“Synecdoche, New York”
“The Visitor”
“The Wrestler”
-Best Documentary
“Chris & Don: A Love Story”
“Encounters at the End of the World”
“Man on Wire”
“Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired”
“Trouble the Water”
-Best Ensemble Performance
“Rachel Getting Married”
“Synecdoche, New York”
“Vicky Cristina Barcelona”
“The Visitor”
-Breakthrough Director
Antonio Campos, “Aftershool”
Dennis Dortch, “A Good Day to be Black & Sexy”
Lance Hammer, “Ballast”
Barry Jenkins, “Medicine for Melancholy”
Alex Rivera, “Sleep Dealer”
-Breakthrough Actor
Pedro Castaeda, “August Evening”
Rosemarie DeWitt, “Rachel Getting Married”
Rebecca Hall, “Vicky Cristina Barcelona”
Melissa Leo, “Frozen River”
Alejandro Polanco, “Chop Shop”
Micheah J. Smith Jr., “Ballast”
-Best Film Not Playing in a Theater Near You
“The New Year Parade”
“Sita Sings the Blues”


  1. more early support for The Wrestler...could be a sign of things to come

  2. Good to see Rebecca Hall. She was truly the best out of that cast.