The 2021 Film Independent Spirit Awards aired Thursday, April 22 with nine total wins for client projects, including the top prize of Best Feature. To see the full list of this year’s winners, visit filmindependent.org.
NOMADLAND (SEARCHLIGHT FEATURES)
Best Feature (Producers: Mollye Asher, Dan Janvey, Frances McDormand, Peter Spears, Chloé Zhao)
Best Director (Chloé Zhao)
Best Cinematography (Joshua James Richards)
Best Editing (Chloé Zhao)
SOUND OF METAL (AMAZON STUDIOS)
Best First Feature (Director: Darius Marder; Producers: Bill Benz, Kathy Benz, Bert Hamelinck, Sacha Ben Harroche)
Best Male Lead (Riz Ahmed)
Best Supporting Male (Paul Raci)
FAREWELL AMOR (IFC FILMS)
Someone To Watch Award (Ekwa Msangi)
ONE NIGHT IN MIAMI (AMAZON STUDIOS)
Robert Altman Award
Director: Regina King; Casting Directors: Kimberly R. Hardin
Ensemble Cast: Kingsley Ben-Adir, Eli Goree, Aldis Hodge, Leslie Odom Jr.