In the new Netflix BTS video writer-director Aaron Sorkin and the actors, Eddie
Redmayne, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Sacha Baron Cohen, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II,
John Carroll Lynch, Frank Langella, and Jeremy Strong discuss the
cast's wide-ranging assortment of players and finding harmony as a vast
ensemble in a film that resonates with the zeitgeist in profound ways.
Ensemble Tribute prize at the 2020 IFP Gotham Awards.
The new tribute is aimed at recognizing a group’s performance,
dynamic and contribution to a film’s narrative.
IFP executive director Jeffrey Sharp said in a press release:
“For our 30th Anniversary, we are proud to introduce a new tribute honor, recognizing
excellence in an ensemble cast. Starting this year and in the years to come, we look
to celebrate a film that demonstrates the collaborative nature of a group performance
and the effect that it has in elevating each individual, and the overall story. Each cast
member of The Trial of the Chicago 7 delivers an intricate and powerful performance,
and we are delighted to celebrate them and their cumulative achievement.”