Independent Spirit Awards

2015 Independent Spirit Awards To Be Broadcast Live For First Time Awards

2015 Independent Spirit Awards To Be Broadcast Live For First Time

The 2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards will broadcast live for the first time during its 30th anniversary this year. Read More
Way Too Indie Hangout #2 – Spirit Award Reactions and If Indie Film Is Cannibalizing Features

Way Too Indie Hangout #2 – Spirit Award Reactions and If Indie Film Is Cannibalizing

In our second Way Too Indie hangout, we discuss what we’ve been watching, share our reactions to the Oscars and Independent Spirit Awards, and ponder whether or not the independent film industry is cannibalizing itself. Heavy stuff this week, kids! Be sure to click subscribe and give us a “like” if you enjoy the show. Read More
10 Best Film Spirit Award Winners of All Time Features

10 Best Film Spirit Award Winners of All Time

Over the past 28 years the Independent Spirit Awards have recognized and awarded independent films that often get overshadowed during the popularity contest that surrounds most award shows. Many of the previous Spirit Award winners are now household names (Darren Aronofksy, Coen brothers, Robert Altman, Steven Soderbergh, David O. Russell), and furthered their careers from Read More
Way Too Indie Hangout #1 – Spirit Award and Oscar Predictions Features

Way Too Indie Hangout #1 – Spirit Award and Oscar Predictions

In our first Way Too Indie Hangout video chat, Bernard Boo (writer), Dustin Jansick (editor-in-chief), and Ananda Dillon (editor), discuss the films that we have watched recently which include; Charlie Stratton’s In Secret (review), Eliza Hittman’s It Felt Like Love (review to come), and Sebastian Silva‘s Magic Magic. The main topics in this episode reveal Read More
2014 Spirit Award Predictions Awards

2014 Spirit Award Predictions

If my predictions of the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards hold true (nobody hold their breath), 12 Years A Slave would walk away the big winner with a projected total of 5 awards. I believe the rest of the field will be much more spread out with Before Midnight, Nebraska, Upstream Color, Fruitvale Station, Blue Read More
2014 Spirit Award Nominations Announced Awards

2014 Spirit Award Nominations Announced

Nominations for the Film Independent Spirit Awards were announced this morning by Octavia Spencer, who was probably happy to announce that Fruitvale Station (a film she is in) picked up 3 nominations. But the film with the most nominations unsurprisingly went to Steve McQueen’s 12 Years A Slave, which picked up a total of 7 Read More
2013 Independent Spirit Award Winners Awards

2013 Independent Spirit Award Winners

The 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards were filled as many laughs from the host Andy Samberg as there were shocks from some of the voting. Silver Linings Playbook walked away with four major awards but surprisingly only one of them was from the acting category. Jennifer Lawrence was awarded Best Female Lead for her role Read More
2013 Independent Spirit Award Predictions Awards

2013 Independent Spirit Award Predictions

There is some stiff competition this year at the Independent Spirit Awards, forcing me to do a lot of pondering and second guessing. See who I predicted to win Independent Spirit Awards at this years awards show. Read More
Andy Samberg will host the 2013 Spirit Awards News

Andy Samberg will host the 2013 Spirit Awards

A mere two weeks ago, the nominees were announced for the 2013 Film Independent Spirit Awards. Today, it was announced that the host for the 28th annual Spirit Awards will be comedian Andy Samberg. Most famous for his tenure on the sketch comedy show, Saturday Night Live, Samberg is an Emmy award-winning actor who recently Read More