Gotham Awards Nominees For Best Documentary

Congrats to the nominees for IFP’s 22nd Annual Gotham Award for Best Documentary!

No big surprises here, and it’s going to be a tough choice for voters.

Here are the nominees for Best Documentary:

  • Purchase Detropia – Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady, directors; Heidi Ewing, Rachel Grady, Craig Atkinson, producers (Loki Films)
  • Room 237 – Rodney Ascher, director; Tim Kirk, producer (IFC Midnight)

The winners will be announced and awards presented at IFP’S 22nd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards ceremony on Monday, November 26 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.

Members of this year’s nominating committee for best documentary were Cynthia Fuchs (Film-TV Editor, PopMatters ), Tom Hall (Artistic Director, Sarasota Film Festival), Rachel Rosen (Artistic Director, San Francisco Film Society), Ronnie Scheib (Film Critic, Variety), and Sky Sitney (Festival Director, AFI-Discovery Channel Silverdocs Festival

Which nominated documentary is your favorite?  Purchase Cheap Vote now in’s Gotham Awards Opinion Poll.