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Who won Independent Spirit Awards 2021!

Source: Libero.pe

The 36th annual Film Independent Spirit Awards was held virtually on 22 April. The award recognizes the best work in independent space. According to the reports, the movie “Nomadland” took most the honors of the night.

This year’s event was special as Independent Spirit Awards 2021 celebrated the Television for the first time. “I May Destroy You” and “Unorthodox” are the two TV shows that won top honors.

The ceremony was hosted by “Saturday Night Live” cast member Melissa Villaseñor. The virtual award show also had Adam Sandler, Renee Zellweger, Daveed Diggs, Julia Garner, Kathryn Hahn, Annie Murphy and Lulu Wang as presenters.

Check out the list of the winners here-

  • Best Feature- Nomadland
  • Best Female Lead- Carey Mulligan for “Promising Young Woman”
  • Someone to Watch Award- Ekwa Msangi for “Farewell Amor”
  • Best Male Lead- Riz Ahmed for “The Sound of Metal”
  • Piaget Producers Award- Gerry Kim
  • Best Director- Chloé Zhao for “Nomadland”
  • Best New Non-Scripted or Documentary Series- “Immigration Nation”
  • John Cassavetes Award- “Residue”
  • Best Cinematography- Joshua James Richards for “Nomadland”
  • Best International Film- “Quo Vadis, Aida?”
  • Best Editing- “Nomadland”
  • Best Ensemble Cast in a New Scripted Series- “I May Destroy You”
  • Best Male Performance in a New Scripted Series- Amit Rahav for “Unorthodox”
  • Best Female Performance in a New Scripted Series- Shira Haas for “Unorthodox”
  • Best New Scripted Series- “I May Destroy You”
  • Robert Altman Award- “One Night in Miami”
  • Best Screenplay- “Promising Young Woman”
  • Best Documentary- “Crip Camp”
  • Best Supporting Male- Paul Raci (“Sound of Metal”)
  • Truer Than Fiction Award- Elegance Bratton (“Pier Kids”)
  • Best First Feature- “The Sound of Metal”
  • Best First Screenplay- Andy Siara for “Palm Springs”
  • Best Supporting Female- Yuh-jung Youn for “Minari”

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