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‘The Imitation Game’ Wins Another Audience Award

'The Imitation Game' Wins Another Audience Award

Following up the coveted prize from the Toronto International Film Festival, the Brit biopic starring Benedict Cumberbatch as World War II codebreaker Alan Turing also won the narrative Audience Award from the Hamptons International Film Festival.

The movie which sits at a very high 87% on Rotten Tomatoes is steady as they go, building buzz and all-important momentum heading into the late-year awards stretch.

The Imitation Game” was also the winner of the Alfred P. Sloan Feature film award at this year’s festival, which ran from October 9th through October 13th, and played over 129 films from around the world. “Iris” won the Audience Award for Documentary and Disney’s animated “Feast” took home the audience award for best short film–it’s an early Oscar frontrunner for best short. 

The Golden Starfish awards are listed below.

The Wall Street Journal GSA Narrative Feature Winner
Gett: The Trial of Viviane Amsalem, directed by Ronit Elkabetz and Shlomi Elkabetz
The GSA Documentary Feature Winner presented by A&E Indie
The Special Need, directed by Carlo Zoratti
GSA Award for Best Documentary Short Film
The Queen, directed by Manuel Abramovich
GSA Narrative Short
Tzniut, directed by David Formentin
The Victor Rabinowitz and Joanne Grant Award for Social Justice
Virunga, directed by Orlando Von Einsiedel
The Tangerine Entertainment Juice Award
Little Accidents, directed by Sara Colangelo
Zelda Penzel Giving Voice to the Voiceless Award
Virunga, directed by Orlando Von Einsiedel
The Wouter Barendrecht Pioneering Vision Award
Duke Of Burgundy, directed by Peter Strickland
Suffolk County Next Exposure Award
Gabriel, directed by Lou Howe
The 2014 Brizzolara Family Foundation Award for a Film of Conflict and Resolution, presented in partnership with REACT to FILM
E-Team, directed by Ross Kauffman, Katy Chevigny
The 2014 Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize
The Imitation Game, directed by Morten Tyldum
GSA Documentary Feature Jury
Lilly Hartley, Candescent Films
Stephen Whitty, Chair of the New York Critics Circle
David Rattray, East Hampton Star
GSA Narrative Feature Jury
Patrick Harrison, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Ingrid Sischy, Contributing Editor of Vanity Fair
Bruce Weber, Photographer

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