Gotham Independent Film Awards

2005 | HOST: Kyra Sedgwick

Tributes

  • Matt Dillon
  • Jim Jarmusch

Celebrate New York Award

Mad Hot Ballroom

Best Feature

Capote (WINNER) Bennett Miller, director; Caroline Baron, William Vince, Michael Ohoven, producers

Brokeback Mountain Ang Lee, director; Diana Ossana, James Schamus, producers

A History of Violence David Cronenberg, director; Chris Bender, JC Spink, producers

Keane Lodge Kerrigan, director; Andrew Fierberg, producer

Me and You and Everyone We Know Miranda July, director; Gina Kwon, producer

Best Documentary

Murderball (WINNER) Henry-Alex Rubin, Dana Adam Shapiro, directors; Jeffrey Mandel, Dana Adam Shapiro, producers

Ballets Russes Dayna Goldfine, Dan Geller, directors; Dan Geller, Dayna Goldfine, Robert Hawk, Douglas Blair Turnbaugh, producers

Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room Alex Gibney, director; Alex Gibney, Jason Kliot, Susan Motamed, producers

Grizzly Man Werner Herzog, director; Erik Nelson, producer

William Eggleston in the Real World Michael Almereyda, director; Michael Almereyda, Jesse Dylan, Anthony Katagas, producers

Best Ensemble Cast

The Squid and the Whale (WINNER) Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg, Owen Kline, William Baldwin, Anna Paquin

Brokeback Mountain Heath Ledger, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Williams, Anne Hathaway, Linda Cardellini, Randy Quaid, Anna Faris

Crash Sandra Bullock, Don Cheadle, Matt Dillon, Jennifer Esposito, William Fichtner, Brendan Fraser, Terrence Dashon Howard, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Thandie Newton, Ryan Phillippe, Larenz Tate, Nona Gaye, Michael Pena

Good Night, and Good Luck. David Strathairn, Patricia Clarkson, George Clooney, Jeff Daniels, Robert Downey Jr., Frank Langella

Nine Lives Kathy Baker, Amy Brenneman, Elpidia Carrillo, Glenn Close, Stephen Dillane, Dakota Fanning, William Fichtner, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Holly Hunter, Jason Isaacs, Joe Mantegna, Ian McShane, Molly Parker, Mary Kay Place, Sydney Tamiia Poitier, Aidan Quinn, Miguel Sandoval, Amanda Seyfried, Sissy Spacek, Robin Wright Penn

Breakthrough Director

Bennett Miller for Capote (WINNER)

Miranda July for Me and You and Everyone We Know

Phil Morrison for Junebug

Andrew Wagner for The Talent Given Us

Alice Wu for Saving Face

Breakthrough Actor

Amy Adams in Junebug (WINNER)

Camilla Belle in The Ballad of Jack and Rose

Joseph Gordon-Levitt in Mysterious Skin

Terrence Howard in Hustle & Flow

Damian Lewis in Keane

Best Film Not Playing
At Theater Near You

I am a Sex Addict (WINNER) Caveh Zahedi, director

Al Otro Lado (To the Other Side) Natalia Almadas

In a Nutshell: A Portrait of Elizabeth Tashjian Don Bernier, director

Police Beat Robinson Devor, director

Sir! No Sir! David Zeiger, director