The Independent Spirit Awards (Indie Spirits) are currently underway. Aubrey Plaza is hosting and winners will be listed here as the afternoon unravels.
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Check out the official Indie Spirit predictions on THE CIRCUIT HUB and see how many we got right!
- BEST FEATURE:
“If Beale Street Could Talk” (Annapurna Pictures)
- BEST DIRECTOR:
Barry Jenkins, “If Beale Street Could Talk” (Annapurna Pictures)
- BEST MALE LEAD:
Ethan Hawke, “First Reformed” (A24)
- BEST FEMALE LEAD:
Glenn Close, “The Wife” (Sony Pictures Classics)
- BEST SUPPORTING MALE:
Richard E. Grant, “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
- BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE:
Regina King, “If Beale Street Could Talk” (Annapurna Pictures)
- BEST SCREENPLAY:
Nicole Holofcener & Jeff Whitty, “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” (Fox Searchlight Pictures)
- BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY:
Bo Burnham, “Eighth Grade” (A24)
- BEST FIRST FEATURE:
Boots Riley, “Sorry to Bother You” (A24)
- BEST DOCUMENTARY FEATURE:
“Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” (Focus Features)
- BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY:
Sayombhu Mukdeeprom, “Suspiria“
- BEST EDITING:
Joe Bini, “You Were Never Really Here” (Amazon Studios)
- BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM:
Alfonso Cuaron, “Roma” from Mexico (Netflix)
- JOHN CASSAVETES AWARD:
“En El Séptimo Día” (Writer/Director/Producer: Jim McKay; Producers: Alex Bach, Lindsey Cordero, Caroline Kaplan, Michael Stipe)
- ROBERT ALTMAN AWARD:
“Suspiria” (Amazon Studios)
- BONNIE AWARD:
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