Saturday, May 18, 2024

Our Predictions For The 2022 Gotham Independent Film Awards (IFP)

The 32nd annual Gotham Independent Film Awards will announce their winners this evening at Cipriani Wall Street, located in New York, representing the best in independent film and television for 2022 and officially kicking off the precursors for the 2022-2023 awards season. Actors Adam Sandler (“Hustle“) and Michelle Williams (“The Fabelmans“), filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood (“The Woman King“), film executives Jason Cassidy and Peter Kujawski (Focus Features), entrepreneur Don Katz, and the cast of “Fire Island” will receive tribute awards while the late great Sidney Poitier will be posthumously honored with the Icon Tribute award. The awards ceremony will be available to be streamed this evening starting at 7pm EST, here.

Predictions provided by Amy SmithCody DericksDaniel Howat, Josh Parham, Lauren LaMagna, Matt Neglia, Nadia DalimonteTom O’Brien & Zoe Rose Bryant

Best Feature
Aftersun (Josh)
The Cathedral
Dos Estaciones
Everything Everywhere All At Once (Amy, Daniel, Lauren & Tom)
TÁR (Cody, Matt, Nadia & Zoe)

Best Documentary Feature
All That Breathes (Daniel, Josh & Lauren)
All The Beauty And The Bloodshed (Amy, Cody, Matt, Nadia, Tom & Zoe)
I Didn’t See You There
The Territory
What We Leave Behind

Best International Feature
The Banshees Of Inisherin (Amy & Lauren)
Decision To Leave (Cody, Daniel, Tom & Zoe)
Happening (Matt)
Saint Omer (Josh & Nadia)

Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award
Charlotte Wells – Aftersun (ALL)
Owen Kline – Funny Pages
Elegance Bratton – The Inspection
Antoneta Alamat Kusijanovic – Murina
Beth de Araújo – Soft & Quiet
Jane Schoenbrun – We’re All Going To The World’s Fair

Best Screenplay
After Yang – Kogonada
Armageddon Time – James Gray
Catherine Called Birdy – Lena Dunham
TÁR – Todd Field
Women Talking – Sarah Polley (ALL)

Outstanding Lead Performance
Cate Blanchett – TÁR (Amy, Matt, Nadia & Zoe)
Danielle Deadwyler – Till
Dale Dickey – A Love Song
Colin Farrell – After Yang
Brendan Fraser – The Whale (Lauren)
Paul Mescal – Aftersun (Daniel & Tom)
Thandiwe Newton – God’s Country
Aubrey Plaza – Emily The Criminal
Taylor Russell – Bones And All
Michelle Yeoh – Everything Everywhere All At Once (Cody & Josh)

Outstanding Supporting Performance
Jessie Buckley – Women Talking
Raúl Castillo – The Inspection
Hong Chau – The Whale
Brian Tyree Henry – Causeway
Nina Hoss – TÁR
Noémie Merlant – TÁR
Ke Huy Quan – Everything Everywhere All At Once (ALL)
Mark Rylance – Bones And All
Gabrielle Union – The Inspection
Ben Whishaw – Women Talking

Breakthrough Performer
Anna Cobb – We’re All Going To The World’s Fair
Frankie Corio – Aftersun (Amy, Cody, Lauren, Tom & Zoe)
Anna Diop – Nanny (Daniel, Josh, Matt & Nadia)
Gracija Filipovic – Murina
Kalie Reis – Catch The Fair One

Breakthrough Series – Short Format (under 40 minutes)
Abbott Elementary (ALL)
As We See It
Rap Shit
Somebody Somewhere

Breakthrough Series – Long Format (over 40 minutes)
Pachinko (Matt)
Severance (Amy, Cody, Daniel, Nadia & Zoe)
Station Eleven (Josh)
This Is Going To Hurt
Yellowjackets (Lauren & Tom)

Outstanding Performance in a New Series
Bilal Baig – Sort Of
Ayo Edebiri – The Bear (Nadia)
Janelle James – Abbott Elementary
Minha Kim – Pachinko
Matilda Lawler – Station Eleven
Britt Lower – Severance
Melanie Lynskey – Yellowjackets (Amy, Cody, Daniel, Josh, Lauren, Matt, Tom & Zoe)
Zahn McClarnon – Dark Winds
Sue Ann Pien – As We See It
Ben Whishaw – This Is Going To Hurt

Breakthrough Nonfiction Series
The Andy Warhol Diaries
The Last Movie Stars
Mind Over Murder
The Rehearsal (Cody, Daniel, Josh, Lauren, Nadia & Zoe)
We Need To Talk About Cosby (Amy, Matt & Tom)

To learn more about the Gotham Awards click here. What do you think will win Monday evening? Please let us know your thoughts in the comments section below or on our Twitter account.

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Matt Neglia
Matt Neglia
Obsessed about the Oscars, Criterion Collection and all things film 24/7. Critics Choice Member.

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