LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Nominations for the 2022 Film Independent Spirit Awards will be awarded for a variety of categories, including Best Feature Film and TV.
“A Chiara”, “C’mon C’mon”, “The Lost Daughter”, “The Novice” and “Zola” were nominated for best feature film on Tuesday morning. Film Independent President Josh Welsh unveiled the taped nominations, which were attended by guest presenters Beanie Feldstein, Regina Hall and Naomi Watts.
What you need to know
- Nominations for the 2022 Film Independent Spirit Awards will be awarded for a variety of categories including Best Feature Film and TV Categories
- “A Chiara”, “C’mon C’mon”, “The Lost Daughter”, “The Novice” and “Zola” were nominated for best feature film on Tuesday morning
- “Mass” was selected for the Robert Altman Award, given to a film director, casting director and cast
- The 37th Film Independent Spirit Awards will be held in Santa Monica on March 6th
“Blindspotting”, “It’s a Sin”, “Reservation Dogs”, “The Underground Railroad” and “We Are Lady Parts” have been nominated for Best New Script TV Series.
“Mass” was selected for the Robert Altman Award, given to a film director, casting director and cast. The Altman Award was launched in 2008 in honor of the director Robert Altman.
“Congratulations to this year’s nominees – visual storytellers who made the most original, daring, and provocative film and television shows of the year,” said Welsh. “The Spirit Awards are flying their flags again on Santa Monica Beach and at the IFC. We are very excited to be back and celebrate art that continues to inspire, enlighten and entertain us. “
The 37th Film Independent Spirit Awards will be held in Santa Monica on March 6th and will be broadcast at IFC. The Spirit Awards are the premier fundraiser for the nonprofit Film Independent’s programs.
“The Spirit Awards are a tremendous event every year,” said Blake Callaway, GM of IFC. “After more than a year of absence, IFC is ready to take the audience back to the beach to celebrate the best of film and television.”
The Spirit Awards nomination committees, made up of writers, directors, producers, cinematographers, cutters, actors, critics, casting directors, film festival programmers and other film professionals, selected nominations from over 15 countries.
The nominations for the best debut film are “7 Days”, “Holler”, “Queen of Glory”, “Test Pattern” and “Wild Indian”.
The nominations for the John Cassavates Award, which is for the best film under $ 500,000, are “Crytozoo”, “Jockey”, “Shiva Baby”, “Sweet Thing” and “This is Not a War Story” .
The nominations for best director are Janicza Bravo, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Lauren Hadaway, Mike Mills and Ninja Thyberg.
The nominations for Best Screenplay are Nikole Beckwith, Bravo and Jeremy O. Harris, Gyllenhaal, Mills and Todd Stephens.
The nominations for Best First Screenplay are Lyle Mitchell Corbine Jr., Matt Fifer, Shatara Michelle Ford, Fran Kranz, and Michael Sarnoski.
The nominations for best camera are Ante Cheng and Matthew Chuang, Lol Crawley, Tim Curtin, Edu Grau and Ari Wegner.
The nominations for the best cut are Affonso Goncalves, Ali Greer, Hadaway and Nathan Nugent, Joi McMillon and Enrico Natale.
The nominations for Best Female Lead are Isabelle Fuhrman, Brittany S. Hall, Patti Harrison, Taylour Paige, and Kali Reis.
The nominations for the best male lead actor are Frankie Faison, Michael Greyeyes, Udo Kier and Simon Rex.
The nominations for Best Supporting Actress are Jessica Buckley, Amy Forsyth, Ruth Negga, Revika Reustle, and Suzanna Son.
The nominations for Best Supporting Actor are Colman Domingo, Meeko Gattuso, Troy Kotsur, Will Patton and Chaske Spencer.
The nominations for best documentary are “Ascension,” “Flee,” “In the Same Breath,” “Procession,” and “Summer Of Soul (… Or, if the revolution couldn’t be televised).”
The nominations for the best international film are “Tray No. 6”, “Drive My Car”, “Parallel Mothers”, “Pebbles”, “Petite Maman” and “Prayers for the Stolen”.
The nominees for the Producers Award are Brad Becker-Parton, Pin-Chun Liu and Lizzie Shapiro.
The nominations for the Someone To Watch Award are Alex Camilleri, Michael Sarnoski and Gillian Wallace Horvat.
The nominations for the Truer Than Fiction Award are Angelo Madsen Minax, Jessica Beshir, and Debbie Lum.
The nominations for the best new TV series without a script or documentary are “Black and Missing”, “The Choe Show”, “The Lady and The Dale”, “Nuclear Family” and “Philly DA”.
The nominations for best female performance in a new television series with a script are Thuso Mbedu, Anjana Vassan, Jana Schmieding, Jasmine Cephus Jones and Deborah Ayorinde.
The nominations for best male performance in a new scripted television series are Lee Jung-jae, Olly Alexander, Michael Greyeyes, Murray Bartlett, and Ashley Thomas.
The winner of the best cast in a new scripted TV series is Reservation Dogs.