Los Angeles Monday, January 7, 2019
The Independent Film & Television Alliance® congratulates its member companies for their strong showing at the first awards ceremony of the season.
Five independent films – those made outside the six major Hollywood studios – took home top honors in eight categories at the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards.
IFTA Member companies Annapurna, Embankment Films, Entertainment One, Les Films Seville, Lionsgate, and Participant Media were involved in the production, financing and/or sales of this year’s film winners.
The Winners List includes:
Best Motion Picture Comedy
Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama
Glenn Close, The Wife
Best Director, Motion Picture
Alfonso Cuarón, Roma
Best Actor in a Motion Picture, Comedy or Musical
Christian Bale, Vice
Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture
Regina King, If Beale Street Could Talk
Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture
Mahershala Ali, Green Book
Best Screenplay, Motion Picture
Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language
About the Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA)
The Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA) is the global trade association of the independent motion picture and television programming industry. Headquartered in Los Angeles, the organization represents and provides significant entertainment industry services to more than 145 member companies from 22 countries, consisting of independent production and distribution companies, sales agents, television companies, studio-affiliated companies, and financial institutions engaged in content finance.
Collectively, the Independent Film & Television Alliance’s members produce more than 400 independent films and countless hours of television programming each year and generate more than $4 billion in distribution revenues annually. The organization’s premiere event, the American Film Market, held in conjunction with AFI Fest, takes place every year in November in Santa Monica.
As the voice and advocate for the independent film and television industry worldwide, the Alliance speaks out on matters of critical importance and, where appropriate, actively lobbies governments around the world in regard to measures directly affecting the independent industry. For more information on IFTA and the American Film Market, please visit www.ifta-online.org.