Actress and comedienne Sandra Bernhard will serve as master of ceremonies for the IFP Gotham Awards, to be held Sept. 22 at the IFP’ gala benefit at New York’ Chelsea Piers.
The ceremony, which takes place during the IFP’ annual Independent Feature Film Market, celebrates New York as a vital center of filmmaking.
Bernhard is touring with Lilith Fair ‘9 after coming off a successful Broadway run with her one-woman show “I’m Still Here … Damn It!”
Past Gotham Awards emcees include Stanley Tucci, Jon Stewart and Michael Moore.
The IFP Gotham Awards is the annual fund-raising event for the Independent Feature Project, the nation’s largest membership org for the independent film industry.