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The Gotham Independent Awards were held Monday night in New York.  Moonlight deservedly swept most categories with 4 wins. Casey Affleck expectedly wins Best Actor. One of the most underrated movies of the year, The Witch received a win for Breakthrough Actress. 

Best Feature
Moonlight

Best Actress
Isabelle Huppert in Elle

Best Actor
Casey Affleck in Manchester by the Sea

Special Jury Award
Moonlight, Ensemble Performance

Audience Award
Moonlight

Best Screenplay
Moonlight

Best Documentary
O.J.: Made in America

Breakthrough Actor
Anya Taylor-Joy in The Witch

Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director Award
Trey Edward Shults for Krisha

Breakthrough Series – Short Form
Her Story, Jen Richards and Laura Zak, creators

“Made in NY” Appreciation Award honorees
Aziz Ansari, Master of None
Judith Light
Ethan Hawke
Amy Adams