UGFTV Alums at the 2015 Gotham Awards

The 2015 Gotham Awards, celebrating the best independent films of the year, were held on Monday, November 30th. Among the nominees and winners were two great films from our alums:

 

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Tangerine, which was co-written and directed by UGFTV alum Sean Baker received three nominations: Best Feature, and two nominations for Breakthrough Actor for co-stars Mya Taylor and Kitana Kiki Rodriguez.  Mya Taylor took home the Breakthrough Actor trophy. Tangerine was co-written with UGFTV alum Chris Bergoch.

James White, written and directed by UGFTV alum Josh Mond, received two nominations: the Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award and Best Male Lead (Christopher Abbott).  James White was produced with fellow UGFTV alums Antonio Campos and Sean Durkin.