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‘Fire Island’ to Receive Gotham Awards’ Ensemble Tribute

by Tobi Phang-Lyn on September 20, 2022

Brooklyn, NY (September 20, 2022) — Searchlight Pictures’ “Fire Island” will receive The Gotham Film & Media Institute’s ensemble tribute during the 32nd annual Gotham Awards ceremony, Variety has learned exclusively.

The announcement comes during the Gotham Week, which concludes Sept. 23 in Brooklyn.

The “Fire Island” cast includes Joel Kim Booster, Bowen Yang, Conrad Ricamora, James …

The Gotham Film & Media Institute Appoints Four New Members To Its Board of Directors — Jonathan Majors, Stephanie March, Dee Poku, and Lisa Taback

by Tobi Phang-Lyn on September 16, 2022

New York, NY (September 16, 2022) – Ahead of its 2022 Gotham Week Conference and Expo, The Gotham Film & Media Institute announced that actor Jonathan Majors, actor Stephanie March, entrepreneur and women’s advocate Dee Poku, and entertainment strategic marketing and PR executive Lisa Taback will join the organization’s Board …

The Gotham Announces Project Market Slate for Gotham Week 2022

by Zach Mandinach on July 27, 2022

142 Projects Selected for 44th Annual Gotham Week Project Market

Taking Place In-Person and Virtually September 17-23, 2022

(August 1, 2022 – New York, NY) – The Gotham Film & Media Institute announced today the slate for its Project Market, which will be held during Gotham Week September …

Gotham Week Returns to Brooklyn This September

by Zach Mandinach on June 22, 2022

Brooklyn, NY (June 21, 2022) – The Gotham Film & Media Institute announced today the dates and location for the 2022 Gotham Week. This year’s Gotham Week, The Gotham’s flagship program that began in 1979, will take place September 17th – September 23rd in person at the Brooklyn Navy Yard …

HBO Documentary Films And The Gotham Film & Media Institute Announce New Documentary Development Initiative

by Tobi Phang-Lyn on June 6, 2022

HBO Documentary Films and The Gotham Film & Media Institute’s Expanding Communities program have announced the Documentary Development Initiative, created for storytellers who identify as BIPOC, LGBTQ+, and/or storytellers with disabilities with the intent of providing resources to develop thought-provoking, character-driven contemporary ideas for documentary films and limited series.

Through this …