Gotham Awards 2012

Gotham Awards 2012 Winners and nominees

Best Feature:

  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • Bernie
  • The Loneliest Planet
  • The Master
  • Middle of Nowhere

Best Ensemble Performance:

  • Your Sister's Sister
  • Bernie
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • Safety Not Guaranteed
  • Silver Linings Playbook

Best Breakthrough Actor/Actress:

  • Emayatzy Corinealdi - Middle of Nowhere
  • Mike Birbiglia - Sleepwalk with Me
  • Thure Lindhardt - Keep the Lights On
  • Melanie Lynskey - Hello I Must Be Going
  • Quvenzhané Wallis - Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best Breakthrough Director:

  • Benh Zeitlin - Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • Zal Batmanglij - Sound of My Voice
  • Brian M. Cassidy and Melanie Shatzky - Francine
  • Jason Cortlund and Julia Halperin - Now, Forager
  • Antonio Méndez Esparza - Aquí y Allá

Best Documentary:

  • How to Survive a Plague
  • Detropia
  • Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present
  • Room 237
  • The Waiting Room

Best Film Not Playing at a Theater Near You:

  • An Oversimplification of Her Beauty
  • Kid-Thing
  • Red Flag
  • Sun Don't Shine
  • Tiger Tail in Blue

Tribute Award:

  • Marion Cotillard
  • Matt Damon
  • David O. Russell
  • Jeff Skoll

Audience Award:

  • Artifact
  • Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • Burn
  • Once in a Lullaby: PS 22 Chorus Story
  • The Invisible War