News

Independent Spirit Awards Nominations 2017 Announced

American Honey and Moonlight lead with six nominations each.

by | November 22, 2016 | Comments

The nominations for the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards were announced today by actors Jenny Slate and Edgar Ramirez at a press conference streamed live on Facebook. Hit play to watch the announcement video, and scroll down to see the full list of nominees.


Best Feature


Best Director

Andrea Arnold

American Honey
79%

Barry Jenkins

Moonlight
98%

Pablo Larrain

Jackie
87%

Jeff Nichols

Loving
89%

Kelly Reichardt

Certain Women
91%

Best Screenplay


Best First Feature


Best First Screenplay


Best Male Lead


Casey Affleck

Manchester by the Sea


David Harewood

Free in Deed


Viggo Mortensen

Captain Fantastic


Jesse Plemons

Other People


Tim Roth

Chronic


Best Female Lead


Best Supporting Male


Ralph Fiennes

A Bigger Splash


Ben Foster

Hell or High Water


Lucas Hedges

Manchester by the Sea


Shia LaBeouf

American Honey


Craig Robinson

Morris from America


Best Supporting Female


Edwina Findley

Free in Deed


Lily Gladstone

Certain Women


Riley Keough

American Honey


Molly Shannon

Other People


Best Cinematography


Best International Film


Best Documentary


Best Editing


John Cassavetes Award (Best Feature under $500,000)


Robert Altman Award (Best Ensemble)


Truer Than Fiction Award

Kristi Jacobson

Solitary

Sara Jordenö

Kiki
81%

Nanfu Wang

Hooligan Sparrow
97%

Someone to Watch Award


Piaget Producers Award

Tag Cloud

nature Television Academy 2018 Apple TV Plus Sundance Now Mary Tyler Moore VH1 animated Logo MTV Tomatazos Turner Classic Movies GoT Writers Guild of America YouTube Red crime Martial Arts The Arrangement Paramount Film Reality Competition Oscars ABC Family ESPN name the review Chernobyl ratings Video Games SDCC Toys Cartoon Network GLAAD foreign Spike DC Universe FX biography christmas movies cancelled TV series Action AMC Disney Channel 21st Century Fox teaser facebook screen actors guild crossover blaxploitation sag awards latino aliens BET Turner El Rey transformers strong female leads Hulu CNN finale The Witch Hallmark Christmas movies Musicals Dark Horse Comics Nominations ITV Holiday quibi Marathons werewolf Reality travel sitcom Emmy Nominations golden globes Character Guide spy thriller war The Walking Dead elevated horror YouTube Premium Drama Britbox Mudbound Rom-Com zero dark thirty dragons BBC America Podcast Premiere Dates witnail miniseries breaking bad Musical Infographic Cannes Discovery Channel 71st Emmy Awards sequel canceled San Diego Comic-Con TruTV revenge Esquire Marvel Studios Fantasy Lifetime game show Rock Classic Film USA HBO Max Opinion APB Tarantino award winner historical drama Rocketman The Purge Superheroes comic Peacock renewed TV shows Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Box Office 007 game of thrones composers WGN Elton John Grammys Pixar FOX Countdown Horror talk show 45 TBS Walt Disney Pictures DC streaming service LGBT children's TV TLC Ghostbusters dceu Valentine's Day Election hist supernatural politics diversity TCM Summer Winners Lucasfilm See It Skip It video dramedy Mystery cops cinemax Showtime Warner Bros. adaptation A24 Set visit cartoon Avengers stand-up comedy mockumentary VICE Acorn TV Disney+ Disney Plus blockbuster romantic comedy Music police drama SXSW Film Festival free movies political drama screenings Amazon Studios Mary poppins FXX DGA Adult Swim Heroines Syfy discovery Netflix Christmas movies cats Teen Vudu tv talk Family Sneak Peek streaming cults cancelled television theme song Mary Poppins Returns Netflix Pet Sematary Endgame Amazon Prime Stephen King cancelled psychological thriller based on movie TNT spinoff BBC boxoffice HBO Star Wars psycho Paramount Network dc Comedy Central Cosplay Polls and Games Mindy Kaling jamie lee curtis National Geographic Holidays vampires movie Binge Guide technology Lionsgate indie Watching Series Christmas Quiz Creative Arts Emmys YouTube television USA Network Winter TV true crime Disney Plus X-Men singing competition documentary 2019 First Reviews comiccon Song of Ice and Fire series hispanic TV renewals Tumblr The CW Sci-Fi TV Academy Awards batman Country space First Look Rocky Pop slashers Tubi sports serial killer Apple TV+ IFC Starz MSNBC Best and Worst CBS CBS All Access cooking 20th Century Fox E! joker TCA Winter 2020 kids Disney streaming service Trivia ghosts robots LGBTQ Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt richard e. Grant OWN science fiction harry potter Kids & Family Apple Fall TV Women's History Month Awards Brie Larson zombie anime what to watch Emmys comics RT History MCU zombies mutant Awards Tour period drama directors A&E Nat Geo movies docudrama thriller Arrowverse Epix Thanksgiving 24 frames OneApp canceled TV shows Food Network Pirates NYCC CMT SundanceTV medical drama Sundance TV festivals natural history WarnerMedia Super Bowl Columbia Pictures Universal CW Seed Certified Fresh Black Mirror Masterpiece cars Fox News casting Amazon Prime Video Crackle Calendar TV Land Freeform romance doctor who Sundance Western disaster TCA Year in Review green book Comic Book Shudder NBC TCA 2017 Extras spanish language DC Comics Amazon Photos reboot Sony Pictures Nickelodeon 2017 Spring TV Comics on TV Biopics halloween Ellie Kemper RT21 Trophy Talk south america rotten movies we love Pride Month anthology Marvel Television Animation Trailer GIFs History Interview Red Carpet Superheroe 2016 crime thriller Shondaland TIFF Crunchyroll Disney dogs 2015 book YA spain independent toy story adventure IFC Films binge Captain marvel Comedy crime drama DirecTV Lifetime Christmas movies justice league PaleyFest President social media Hallmark 2020 versus Marvel E3 American Society of Cinematographers Anna Paquin cancelled TV shows New York Comic Con Baby Yoda spider-man Star Trek ABC PBS Schedule Bravo Ovation Spectrum Originals unscripted