Independent Films Honored with 8 Golden Globe Award Wins for Greenbook, If Beale Street Could Talk, Roma, Vice, and The Wife

Los Angeles CA,
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

Green Book

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

Green Book

Best Motion Picture, Foreign Language




About the Independent Film & Television Alliance

The Independent Film & Television Alliance (IFTA) is the global trade association of the independent motion picture and television programming industry. Headquartered in Los Angeles, IFTA 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, IFTA Members produce more than 500 independent films and countless hours of television programming each year and generate more than $4 billion in distribution revenues annually. 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, please visit