The Gotham nominations offer early award-season momentum for the strongest Indie Spirit and Oscar contenders, but left out high-profile films from Woody Allen and Guillermo del Toro.
Kumail Nanjiani pitched Judd Apatow a film called “Ghost Witch,” but wound up adapting his real-life love story for the screen.
Director Errol Morris is the festival’s 2017 Tribute recipient.
Exclusive: Nancy Buirski’s wrenching new documentary will hit theaters this winter.
The Los Angeles festival has unveiled its picks for both the New Auteurs and American Independents sections.