On Monday, January 11th The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) hosted the 30th annual Gotham Awards, via an online ceremony, to honor the filmmaking community, and pay special tribute to Viola Davis, Ryan Murphy, Steve McQueen, and Chadwick Boseman.
Jason DeSilva is a prolific and award-winning filmmaker. He has made several films over the past 15 years, including the celebrated feature film When I Walk, that chronicles his struggle with multiple sclerosis in order to foster awareness about the progression and challenges of the disease.
“Gerald’s Game” is now streaming on Netflix. We spoke with the film’s star Carla Gugino at the 2017 IFP Gotham Awards this week. She has received a lot of acclaim for her performance.
Sarah Salovaara was nominated for her show “Let Me Die a Nun,” in the Breakthrough Series – Short Form category at the 2017 IFP Gotham Awards.
Former Vice-President Gore and prolific film producer Blum will both receive tributes from their respective industries at the award ceremony in November.
The award for Best Documentary went to O.J.: Made in America, Ezra Edelman’s epic saga.