NEW YORK (AP) — The showbiz satire "Birdman" won best film at the Gotham Independent Film
Awards, along with best actor for its star, Michael Keaton.
Hollywood’s three-month-long awards season. Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s "Birdman (Or the
Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)" emerged as the night’s top winner.
Uma Thurman hosted the non-televised event to honor independent film with awards picked by panels of
critics and film writers.
Julianne Moore took best actress for her performance as a middle-aged woman with early onset Alzheimer’s
in "Still Alice."
The wrestling drama "Foxcatcher" was honored for its ensemble cast, as well as a career tribute
for its director, Bennett Miller.
Richard Linklater’s coming-of-age tale "Boyhood" won the Gotham’s audience award.
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