Shawkat was named Best Actress in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film for her role in 'Duck Butter', while the "[t=Westworld]" star picked up the Best Actor prize for the acclaimed 'O.G.'
Apr 27, 2018
Alia Shawkat and Jeffrey Wright were among the big winners at the Tribeca Film Festival Awards on Thursday, April 26. Shawkat was named Best Actress in a U.S. Narrative Feature Film for her role in "Duck Butter", while "Westworld" star Wright picked up the Best Actor prize for the acclaimed "O.G."
Meanwhile, other top honours at the 17th annual Tribeca Film Festival went to first-time director Kent Jones, who picked up the Founders Award for Best U.S. Narrative Feature and the Screenplay prize for "Diane", "Smuggling Hendrix" (Best International Narrative Feature), and "Island of the Hungry Ghosts" (Best Documentary Feature).
The awards were announced after a week of competition in New York at Robert De Niro's annual festival, where 99 feature length films were screened.
The full list of winners is:
Founders Award for Best Narrative Feature: "Diane"