The 31st Gotham Awards are an essential step on the awards season ladder, particularly for low-budget indies looking to gain grip for the Oscars. The awards opened its door for international documentaries under the best documentary feature category for the first time. In addition, there are others updates in classes this year, such as outstanding lead performance, outstanding supporting performance, and outstanding performance in a new series on television.
Netflix’s “The Lost Daughter” won the most awards, including best feature, breakthrough director for Maggie Gyllenhaal, outstanding lead performance for Olivia Colman, and best screenplay.
Jane Campion received a director’s tribute statue, and Magnolia Pictures CEO Eamonn Bowles received an industry tribute statue.
Here’sHere’s the complete list of winners by category.
“The Lost Daughter” (Netflix)
BEST INTERNATIONAL FEATURE
“Drive My Car” (Sideshow and Janus Films)
BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE
“The Lost Daughter,” Maggie Gyllenhaal
OUTSTANDING LEAD PERFORMANCE
Tie between “The Lost Daughter” (Olivia Colman) and “The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain” (Frankie Faison)
OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING PERFORMANCE
Troy Kotsur in “CODA” (Apple)
Emilia Jones in “CODA” (Apple)
OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE IN A NEW SERIES
Tie between Ethan Hawke in “The Good Lord Bird” (Showtime) and Thuso Mbedu in “The Underground Railroad”
BREAKTHROUGH SERIES — LONG FORM
“Squid Game” (Netflix)
BREAKTHROUGH SERIES — SHORT FORM
“Reservation Dogs” (FX)
BREAKTHROUGH NONFICTION SERIES
“Philly D.A.” (Topic, Independent Lens, PBS)
JURY AWARD FOR ENSEMBLE PERFORMANCE
“The Harder They Fall”