The Film Independent Spirit Awards are underway on the beach in Santa Monica , with Saturday’s ceremony one of the last major awards stops ahead of March 12’s Academy Awards, whose voters still have ballots in hand.
Among the 19 film and TV categories up for grabs this afternoon are three pics that are also in the Oscar Best Picture Race: A24’s Everything Everywhere All at Once, which leads the nominee field today; Focus Features’ Tár; and UAR’s Women Talking.
Follow our winners list below as winners are revealed. Also of note today to watch for in the ceremony hosted by Hasan Minhaj is the inaugural year of gender neutral acting categories across both the film and TV categories — a list that includes seven nominees among the Leading and Supporting film categories that are up for Oscars.
Last year in the film races, Netflix’s The Lost Daughter took Best Feature, while that film’s Maggie Gyllenhaal won Best Director and Best Screenplay.Read more on deadline.com