25th IFP Gotham Awards

Submission Deadline
Thursday, September 14

Nominations Announced
Thursday, October 19

Awards
Monday, November 27

Audience Award
Voting: November 15-22


Online Auction
Begins November 14

Watch The IFP
Gotham Awards Online

Monday, November 27, 8pm

Exclusive Red Carpet Show
Begins 6:00pm

2017 Award Nominees

2017 Gotham Tributes

The IFP Gotham Awards, selected by distinguished juries and presented in New York City, the home of independent film, are the first honors of the film awards season. This public showcase honors the filmmaking community, expands the audience for independent films, and supports the work that IFP does behind the scenes throughout the year to bring such films to fruition.

Jason Blum
Jason Blum

Sophia Coppola
Sofia Coppola
Photo credit: Andrew Durham

Al Gore
Al Gore

Ed Lachman
Dustin Hoffman
Photo credit: Jonathan Wenk

Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
Photo credit: Ruven Afanador/Corbis

Ed Lachman
Ed Lachman
Photo credit: Jonathan Wenk

Press Room

Past Recipients

Photos

Videos

Award Criteria

2017 Sponsors

Rooted in New York City, the home of independent film, IFP is the oldest nationwide not-for-profit organization of its kind and is dedicated to building the community for a full range of independent film. For partnership opportunities, we reach out to companies like yours that are also interested in highlighting the independent film community to the public and granting access to content to a larger audience.

Premier Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Tribute Circle

Preferred Supporters

Official Water Sponsor

Official Wine Sponsor

Official Auction Partner

Contact

For Customized Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact: Sean Mc Manus, Director of External Affairs: smcmanus@ifp.org. 310-625-3005
For Preferred, Principal and Patron Sponsorship Opportunities, please contact: Steven Pfeiffer, IFP Associate Director of Development: spfeiffer@ifp.org. 212-465-8200 ext. 219

Purchase Tables

Purchase now »

The IFP Gotham Awards is presented as a gala dinner. To attend and support the non-profit efforts of IFP, a limited number of tables and tickets are available for purchase.

Tribute Circle - $50,000

  • A table seating ten
  • Priority table placement and positioning in Honoree section close to the stage
  • Acknowledgement on select pre-event promotional materials
  • On-screen recognition at awards ceremony
  • Logo/name on table sign

Preferred - $30,000

  • A table seating ten with priority table placement and positioning close to the stage
  • On-screen recognition at awards ceremony
  • Logo/name on table sign

VIP - $25,000

  • Table seating ten with VIP table placement
  • Logo/name on table sign

Indie - $20,000

  • A table seating ten
  • Logo/name on table sign

Patron - $15,000

  • A table seating ten

Donors who purchase tables to support IFP are listed in Awards Ceremony program and on the IFP website. Please note that table purchases are non-refundable.

To RESERVE YOUR TABLE, please contact Steven Pfeiffer, IFP Associate Director of Development, at 212.465.8200 x219 or spfeiffer@ifp.org.

For CUSTOMIZED SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES , please contact: Sean Mc Manus, IFP Director of External Affairs at 310-625-3005 or smcmanus@ifp.org.

Purchase Tickets

Purchase now »

Award Ceremony Tickets - $1,500 each ($1,250 tax deductible) - Maximum 4 tickets per buyer

  • Pre-cocktail at the awards ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street
  • Dinner and awards ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street

You may purchase tickets on-line or directly by contacting Steven Pfeiffer, IFP Associate Director of Development,
to assist you on 212.465.8200 x219 / spfeiffer@ifp.org.

Please note that ticket purchases are non-refundable.

Attend

Location

The IFP Gotham Awards ceremony will be held at Cipriani Wall Street which is located at 55 Wall Street (between William and Hanover) in lower Manhattan.

Date & Arrival Time

The event will be held on Monday, November 27, 2017. The cocktail reception begins at 6:30 PM. Dinner and awards ceremony at 7:30 PM. The evening concludes by 10:30 PM.

Tickets

Please note that there are no hard tickets provided in advance. Your name, and those of your guests, must be provided at will call at Cipriani Wall Street.

Attire

Festive evening attire. The event is not black tie.

About

About the IFP Gotham Awards™

The IFP Gotham Awards, selected by distinguished juries and presented in New York City, the home of independent film, are the first honors of the film awards season. This public showcase honors the filmmaking community, expands the audience for independent films, and supports the work that IFP does behind the scenes throughout the year to bring such films to fruition.

About IFP

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) champions the future of storytelling by connecting artists with essential resources at all stages of development and distribution. The organization fosters a vibrant and sustainable independent storytelling community through its year-round programs, which include Independent Film Week, Filmmaker Magazine, the IFP Gotham Awards and the Made in NY Media Center by IFP, a new incubator space developed with the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment. IFP represents a growing network of 10,000 storytellers around the world, and plays a key role in developing 350 new feature and documentary works each year. During its 36-year history, IFP has supported over 8,000 projects and offered resources to more than 20,000 filmmakers, including Debra Granik, Miranda July, Michael Moore, Dee Rees, and Benh Zeitlin. More info at www.ifp.org.

For more information, please contact:

Susan Stover
Gotham Independent Film Awards


30 John Street, Brooklyn,
NY 11201

Telephone: 212 465 8200 ext. 224
E-mail: gothamawards@ifp.org

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