[UPDATED 1/8/24]

Are you feeling the spirit? It’s time for a new crop of nominees for the FILM INDEPENDENT SPIRIT AWARDS, announced today by Joel Kim Booster and Natalie Morales. This year’s annual awards show — hosted by Aidy Bryant — will take place on February 25, 2024, at the Santa Monica beach. SAGindie will be there cheering on the winners and nominees, but you can do so as well by checking out the full list of contenders below!


2024 Spirit Awards Nominees


Feature Awards

Best Feature

Best First Feature

John Cassavetes Award (for best film made for under $1 million)

Best Director

Best Lead Performance

Best Supporting Performance

Best Breakthrough Performance

Best Screenplay

Best First Screenplay

Best Cinematography

Best Editing

Best International Feature

Best Documentary

Robert Altman Award (for best ensemble casting)

Emerging Filmmaker Awards

Someone to Watch Award

Producers Award

Truer Than Fiction Award

TV Awards

Best New Scripted Series

Best New Non-Scripted/Documentary Series

Best Lead Performance in a New Scripted Series

Best Supporting Performance in a New Scripted Series

Best Breakthrough Performance in a New Scripted Series

Best Ensemble in a Scripted Series



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