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The Gotham Announces Public Programming for 2021 Gotham Week Virtual Conference

by Zach Mandinach on August 17, 2021

Conversations on Creativity Series, in Partnership with Filmmaker Magazine, to feature:

Janicza Bravo (Zola) in conversation with Joi McMillon (Zola)

Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson (Summer of Soul) in conversation with Jamila Wignot (Ailey) 

A conversation with the team behind The Starling including director Theodore Melfi

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The Gotham Awards Introduce Gender Neutral Acting Categories For 2021

by Zach Mandinach on August 5, 2021

Outstanding Lead Performance and Supporting Performance Categories
Will Replace Actor and Actress Categories for Feature Films

New Outstanding Performance Category for Series Also Added 

Deadline for 2021 Gotham Awards Submissions is Wednesday, September 15, 2021


New York, NY (August 5, 2021) – The Gotham Film & Media Institute announced today …

The Gotham Announces Project Market Slate for 43rd Annual Gotham Week

by Zach Mandinach on July 27, 2021

Taking Place Virtually September 19-24, 2021

(July 29, 2021 – New York, NY) – Today, The Gotham Film & Media Institute (formerly, IFP), announced its slate for the Gotham Week Project Market, which will be held virtually, from September 19-24, 2021. It includes 135 fiction and nonfiction features, series, and audio …

Announcing The Gotham/Rotterdam Lab 2021 Producer Fellows

by Zach Mandinach on January 13, 2021

Through its longstanding partnership with CineMart, The Gotham annually selects two producers to participate in the Rotterdam Lab. The 2021 Fellows are Maria Altamirano (Son of Monarchs; “Nettles” ) and Valerie Steinberg (“Hair Wolf;” “Blocks”).

Maria Altamirano is a Peruvian-American producer whose work has screened at festivals worldwide, …

Announcing The Joel Schumacher Mentorship Award

by Zach Mandinach on January 12, 2021

MTV Entertainment Group endows the inaugural Joel Schumacher Mentorship Award at tonight’s Gothams for LGBTQ+, and Black, Indigenous, Students of Color in media and entertainment

Fund honors Schumacher’s longtime collaboration with MTV’s beloved creative director Sophia Cranshaw

New York, NY (Monday, January 11, 2021) – Jeff Sharp, Executive …