Gotham Independent Film Awards 2011

The 21st Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards, presented by the Independent Filmmaker Project, were held on November 28, 2011.[1][2] The nominees were announced on October 20, 2011.[3][4][5] The ceremony was hosted by Edie Falco and Oliver Platt.[6]

21st Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards
DateNovember 28, 2011 (2011-11-28)
CountryUnited States
Presented byIndependent Filmmaker Project
Hosted byEdie Falco and Oliver Platt
Best Features:Beginners
The Tree of Life
Breakthrough Director:Dee ReesPariah

Winners and nomineesEdit

Best FeatureEdit

Beginners (TIE)
The Tree of Life (TIE)

Best DocumentaryEdit

Better This World

Best Ensemble PerformanceEdit


Breakthrough Actor/ActressEdit

Felicity JonesLike Crazy

Breakthrough DirectorEdit

Dee ReesPariah

Best Film Not Playing at a Theater Near YouEdit

Scenes of a Crime

Audience AwardEdit


Spotlight on Women Filmmakers "Live the Dream" GrantEdit

Lucy MulloyUna Noche

  • Jenny Deller – Future Weather
  • Rola Nashef – Detroit Unleaded

Gotham TributesEdit


  1. ^ Cox, Gordon (November 28, 2011). "'Beginners,' 'Tree of Life' tie at Gotham Awards". Variety. Retrieved October 5, 2018.
  2. ^ Goldberg, Matt (November 29, 2011). "Beginners and The Tree of Life Tie for Best Feature at the 2011 Gotham Awards". Collider. Retrieved February 18, 2017.
  3. ^ Cox, Gordon (October 20, 2011). "Gothams name nominees". Variety. Retrieved October 5, 2018.
  4. ^ Knegt, Peter (October 20, 2011). ""Descendants," "Martha Marcy" Lead the Fox Searchlight-Friendly Gotham Award Nominations". IndieWire. Retrieved February 18, 2017.
  5. ^ "2011 Winners and nominees". Gotham Independent Film Awards. Archived from the original on March 25, 2016. Retrieved November 9, 2017.
  6. ^ Kilday, Gregg (November 9, 2011). "Gotham Independent Film Awards Tap Edie Falco and Oliver Platt as Co-Hosts". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved February 18, 2017.

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