Wednesday, April 24, 2024

The 2016 Gay & Lesbian Film Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) Nominations

By Matt Neglia The Gay & Lesbian Film Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA) (Or the Dorian Awards) have announced their nominations for the best in film and television for 2016.

​Click below to see the nominees.
Reviews are highlighted in yellow Film of the Year
La La Land
Manchester by the Sea
20th Century Women

Director of the Year
Barry Jenkins, Moonlight
Pablo Larraín, Jackie
Kenneth Lonergan, Manchester by the Sea
Park Chan-wook, The Handmaiden
Damien Chazelle, La La Land

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

Film 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

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

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

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

Documentary of the Year
I Am Not Your Negro
O.J. Made in America

Visually Striking Film of the Year
La La Land
The Handmaiden

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

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

TV Drama of the Year
Black Mirror
Game of Thrones
Stranger Things
The Crown
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

TV Comedy of the Year
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

TV Performance of the Year — Actor
Riz Ahmed, The Night Of
Sterling K. Brown, The People v. O.J. Simpson
Donald Glover, Atlanta
Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent
Courtney B. Vance, The People v. O.J. Simpson

TV Performance of the Year — Actress
Claire Foy, The Crown
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Thandie Newton, Westworld
Sarah Paulson, American Crime Story: The People V. O.J. Simpson
Winona Ryder, Stranger Things

TV Current Affairs Show of the Year
Anderson Cooper 360
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
The Rachel Maddow Show
Real Time with Bill Maher

TV Musical Performance of the Year
Beyonce, “Lemonade,” MTV Video Music Awards
Kelly Clarkson, “Piece by Piece,” American Idol
Lady Gaga – “Til It Happens to You,” The 88th Academy Awards
Jennifer Hudson, “I Know Where I’ve Been,” Hairspray Live!
Kate McKinnon “Hallelujah,” Saturday Night Live

LGBTQ TV Show of the Year
Looking: The Movie
Orange Is the New Black
RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars
The Real O’Neals

Unsung TV Show of the Year
Lady Dynamite
London Spy
Please Like Me
The Real O’Neals

Campy TV Show of the Year
Finding Prince Charming
Fuller House
Hairspray Live!
RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars
Scream Queens
The Rocky Horror Picture Show

We’re Wilde About You! Rising Star of the Year
Millie Bobby Brown
Lucas Hedges
Connor Jessup
Ruth Negga
Trevante Rhodes

Wilde Wit of the Year
(Honoring a performer, writer or commentator whose observations both challenge and amuse)
Samantha Bee
Carrie Fisher
Bill Maher
Kate McKinnon
John Oliver

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

Timeless Star
(To an actor or performer whose exemplary career is marked by character, wisdom and wit)
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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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