Press Releases

A message from our Executive Director regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

by Chase Harrison on March 12, 2020

Hi everyone,

After much consideration, due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) we have closed the Made in NY Media Center until further notice and postponed all events, screenings, classes, and programs scheduled for the remainder of March. As much as we were looking forward to all of the exciting programming we worked very …

30th Anniversary Gotham Awards Save the Date

by Chase Harrison on February 28, 2020

IFP announced today that the 30th Annual IFP Gotham Awards will take place on Monday, Nov. 30, 2020.

Along with the awards date announcement, the deadline for submissions for the competitive categories has also been dated for Thursday, September 17.

The competitive categories are: Best Feature, Best Documentary, Best Actor, Best Actress, …

29th Annual IFP Gotham Award Winners Announced

by Chase Harrison on December 3, 2019

Top Awards go to MARRIAGE STORY and AMERICAN FACTORY
for Best Feature and Best Documentary

ADAM DRIVER and AWKWAFINA Win
Best Actor and Best Actress Awards

MARRIAGE STORY Wins a Total of 4 Awards including the Gotham Audience Award

New York, NY (Monday, December 2, 2019) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) …

IFP Relaunches Membership with New Levels and Benefits

by Chase Harrison on November 20, 2019

For over forty years, more than 30,000 members have worked with the Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) to make valuable industry contacts, find collaborators, and advanced their project. For the first time in years, IFP is updating our membership levels and adding new perks to existing levels.

In addition to the existing …

Nominees Announced for 29th Annual IFP Gotham Awards

by Chase Harrison on October 24, 2019

The 2019 Gotham Awards to take place on December 2nd at Cipriani Wall Street
Best Feature Nominations go to The Farewell, Hustlers,
Marriage Story, Uncut Gems, and Waves

New York, NY (October 24, 2019) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), the nation’s premier member organization of independent storytellers, announced today the …

2019 IFP Gotham Awards Announce Actress and Industry Tributes

by Chase Harrison on September 26, 2019

LAURA DERN TO RECEIVE ACTRESS TRIBUTE

GLEN BASNER TO RECEIVE INDUSTRY TRIBUTE

Monday, December 2nd at Cipriani Wall Street

New York, NY (September 26, 2019) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), announced today that Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe® and Emmy® Award-winning actress Laura Dern will receive the Actress Tribute and …

Gothams Tribute 2019

2019 IFP Gotham Awards Announce Director and Actor Tributes

by Chase Harrison on September 12, 2019

AVA DuVERNAY TO RECEIVE DIRECTOR TRIBUTE

SAM ROCKWELL TO RECEIVE ACTOR TRIBUTE

Monday, December 2nd at Cipriani Wall Street

New York, NY (September 12, 2019) – The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), announced today that Academy Award®-nominated and Emmy® Award-winning director Ava DuVernay will receive the Director Tribute and Academy …