“We’re doing this totally independent, we don’t even have a distributor!” exclaimed Independent Spirit Awards host Hasan Minhaj from the broadcast-less Santa Monica Beach tent this afternoon. “The Independent Film Channel didn’t want the independent film awards!” Minhaj continued. “Take that in.
IFC did not renew their contract. Let me reiterate how bad this is. The independent film channel did not want the independent film awards.
That’s like if Jordan Peterson cut ties with divorced men,” he dinged.” “I actually looked up what IFC chose to air right now instead of us.
Any guesses? Semi-Pro starring Will Ferrell and Woody Harrelson. That’s what’s playing right now. Look at th star power of this room – and IFC.Read more on deadline.com