2020 GALECA Dorian Awards Nominations

On January 3, 2020, the Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics (GALECA) announced the nominees for its Dorian Awards. The winners will be announced on January 8, 2020. The women nominees are:

FILM

Film of the Year
  • HUSTLERS, Writer/Director: Lorene Scafaria; Producers: Jessica ElbaumElaine Goldsmith-ThomasJennifer Lopez
  • LITTLE WOMEN, Writer/Director: Greta Gerwig; Producers: Denise Di NoviAmy PascalRobin Swicord
  • ONCE UPON A TIME… IN HOLLYWOOD, Producer: Shannon McIntosh
  • PARASITE, Producer: Sin-ae Kwak
  • PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE, Writer/Director: Céline Sciamma
Director of the Year
  • Greta Gerwig, LITTLE WOMEN
  • Céline Sciamma, PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE
Film Performance of the Year – Actress
  • Awkwafina, THE FAREWELL
  • Scarlett Johansson, MARRIAGE STORY
  • Lupita Nyong’o, US
  • Alfre Woodard, CLEMENCY
  • Renée Zellwegger, JUDY
Supporting Film Performance of the Year – Actress
  • Laura Dern, MARRIAGE STORY
  • Florence Pugh, LITTLE WOMEN
  • Jennifer Lopez, HUSTLERS
  • Margot Robbie, BOMBSHELL
  • Zhao Shuzhen, THE FAREWELL
LGBTQ Film of the Year
  • BOOKSMART, Director: Olivia Wilde; Writers: Emily Halpern & Sarah HaskinsSusanna FogelKatie Silberman; Producers: Chelsea BarnardJessica ElbaumMegan EllisonKatie Silberman
  • PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE, Writer/Director: Céline Sciamma
Foreign Language Film of the Year
  • ATLANTICS, Writer/Director: Mati Diop; Producer: Judith Lou LévyEve Robin
  • PARASITE, Producer: Sin-ae Kwak
  • PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE, Writer/Director: Céline Sciamma
  • THE FAREWELL, Writer/Director: Lulu Wang; Producers: Anita GouDaniele Tate MeliaJane Zheng
Screenplay of the Year
  • Greta Gerwig, LITTLE WOMEN
  • Céline Sciamma, LITTLE WOMEN
Documentary of the Year “Theatrical release, TV airing, or DVD release”
  • AMERICAN FACTORY, Director/Producer: Julia Reichert; Producer: Julie Parker Benello
  • FOR SAMA; Director/Producer: Waad al-Khateab
  • HONEYLAND, Director: Tamara Kotevska
  • ONE CHILD NATION, Directors/Producers: Nanfu WangJialing Zhang; Producers: Julie GoldmanCarolyn Hepburn
LGBTQ Documentary of the Year
  • CIRCUS OF BOOKS, Director: Rachel Mason; Producers: Cynthia ChildsCamilla HallKathryn Robson
  • THE GOSPEL OF EUREKA, Producer: Charlotte Cook
  • 5B, Producer: Hayley Pappas
Visually Striking Film of the Year “Honoring a production of stunning beauty, from art direction to cinematography”
  • PORTRAIT OF A LADY ON FIRE, Director: Céline Sciamma; Cinematography: Claire Mathon
Unsung Film of the Year
  • BOOKSMART, Director: Olivia Wilde; Writers: Emily Halpern & Sarah HaskinsSusanna FogelKatie Silberman; Producers: Chelsea BarnardJessica ElbaumMegan EllisonKatie Silberman
  • HER SMELL, Producer: Elisabeth Moss
  • THE LAST BLACK MAN IN SAN FRANCISCO, Producers: Dede GardnerKhaliah NealChristina Oh
Campy Film of the Year
  • CATS, Producer: Debra Hayward
  • GRETA, Producer: Karen Richards

TELEVISION

TV Drama of the Year
  • “Chernobyl,” Executive Producers: Jane FeatherstoneAnne MensahCarolyn Strauss
  • “Euphoria,” Executive Producers: Hadas Mozes LichtensteinMirit TooviDaphna LevinTmira Yardeni
  • “Pose,” Executive Producers: Nina JacobsonSherry MarshAlexis Martin Woodall
  • “Succession,” Executive Producer: Jane Tranter
  • “Unbelievable,” Executive Producers: Lisa CholodenkoKatie CouricSusannah GrantRobyn SemienSarah TimbermanAyelet Waldman
TV Comedy of the Year
  • “Fleabag,” Executive Producers: Lydia HampsonPhoebe Waller-Bridge
  • “The Other Two,” Executive Producer: Sarah Schneider
  • “PEN15,” Executive Producers: Maya Erskine, Anna Konkle, Jordan Levin, Deborah Liebling (WIF Board Member), Brooke PobjoyBecky Sloviter, Shelley Zimmerman
  • “Russian Doll,” Executive Producers: Lilly Burns, Leslye Headland, Natasha Lyonne, Amy Poehler, Allison Silverman
TV Performance of the Year – Actress
  • Natasha Lyonne, “Russian Doll”
  • Catherine O’Hara, “Schitt’s Creek”
  • Mj Rodriguez, “Pose”
  • Phoebe Waller-Bridge, “Fleabag”
  • Michelle Williams, “Fosse/Verdon”
TV Current Affairs Show of the Year
  • “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee,” Host: Samantha Bee; Executive Producer: Alison Camillo
  • “The Rachel Maddow Show,” Host: Rachel Maddow
  • “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,” Executive Producer: Liz Stanton
  • “Leaving Neverland,” Executive Producers: Nancy AbrahamLisa Heller
TV Musical Performance of the Year
  • Lady GagaShallow, “The 91st Academy Awards”
  • LizzoTruth Hurts, “VMAs 2019”
  • Megan MullallyThe Man That Got Away, “Will & Grace”
  • Annie MurphyA Little Bit Alexis, “Schitt’s Creek”
  • Michelle WilliamsWho’s Got the Pain?, “Fosse/Verdon”
LGBTQ TV Show of the Year
  • “Euphoria,” Executive Producers: Hadas Mozes LichtensteinMirit TooviDaphna LevinTmira Yardeni
  • “The Other Two,” Executive Producer: Sarah Schneider
  • “Pose,” Executive Producers: Nina JacobsonSherry MarshAlexis Martin Woodall
  • “Tales of the City,” Executive Producers: Liza ChasinLaura LinneyLauren Morelli
Unsung TV Show of the Year
  • “Gentleman Jack,” Executive Producers: Laura LankesterFaith PenhaleSally Wainwright
  • “On Becoming a God in Central Florida,” Executive Producers: Kirsten DunstEsta SpaldingSarah Shepard
  • “The Other Two,” Executive Producer: Sarah Schneider
  • “PEN15,” Executive Producers: Maya Erskine, Anna Konkle, Jordan Levin, Deborah Liebling (WIF Board Member), Brooke PobjoyBecky Sloviter, Shelley Zimmerman
Campy TV Show of the Year
  • “American Horror Story 1984,” Executive Producer: Alexis Martin Woodall
  • “Big Little Lies,” Executive Producers: Nicole KidmanLiane MoriartyBruna PapandreaReese Witherspoon
  • “The Politician,” Executive Producers: Alexis Martin WoodallGwyneth Paltrow
  • “Riverdale,” Executive Producer: Sarah Schechter
We’re Wilde About You! Rising Star of the Year
  • Kaitlyn Dever
  • Beanie Feldstein
  • Florence Pugh
  • Hunter Schafer
Wilde Wit of the Year “Honoring a performer, writer, or commentator whose observations both challenge and amuse”
  • Phoebe Waller-Bridge
Wilde Artist of the Decade “Special accolade”
  • Lady Gaga
  • Greta Gerwig
  • Phoebe Waller-Bridge