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Independent Spirit Awards 2022 Live Stream, Nominees and More

Finally, it’s time to watch our absolute favorite award show of 2022. You guessed it, we’re talking about the ‘Independent Spirit Awards.’

Film Independent will present the 37th Film Independent Spirit Awards on March 6, 2022, honoring the greatest independent movies and television shows of 2021.

If you’re wondering where you can watch this award ceremony, we’ve discovered the best option for you.

Along with that, there are several things you should know about the award ceremony before watching it. Now let’s get started.

How To Watch Independent Spirit Awards 2022?

Traditionally presented on Saturday before the Academy Awards, the 2022 schedule represents a season switch, bringing the Spirit Awards squarely in the corridor running up to Oscar voting.

The 37th Independent Spirit Awards will be broadcast live on IFC on Sunday, March 6 at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT. Cable subscribers who have the IFC channel can use their cable credentials to access a free live stream of the channel on the official website of the network.

IFC network is also available on Roku, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire.

Where To Watch Independent Spirit Awards Online?

If you’re looking for an ideal spot to watch this award function online instead of a network, AMC+ is your best bet.

AMC+ subscribers can exclusively watch the show live. The Independent Spirit Awards can also be watched online via YouTube TV (Free Trial), Philo (Free Trial), fuboTV (Free Trial), Sling (Free Trial), and DirecTV Stream.

Independent Spirit Awards 2022 Nominees

On December 14, 2021, actresses Beanie Feldstein, Regina Hall, and Naomi Watts announced the nominees.

The ceremony will be hosted by married couple Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman. The Independent Spirit Awards nominees are as follows.

Best Feature

  • A Chiara
  • C’mon C’mon
  • The Lost Daughter
  • The Novice
  • Zola

Best Director

  • Janicza Bravo – Zola
  • Maggie Gyllenhaal – The Lost Daughter
  • Lauren Hadaway – The Novice
  • Mike Mills – C’mon C’mon
  • Ninja Thyberg – Pleasure

Best Male Lead

  • Clifton Collins Jr. – Jockey as Jackson Silva
  • Frankie Faison – The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain as Kenneth Chamberlain Sr.
  • Michael Greyeyes – Wild Indian as Makwa
  • Udo Kier – Swan Song as Pat Pitsenbarger
  • Simon Rex – Red Rocket as Mikey Saber

Best Female Lead

  • Isabelle Fuhrman – The Novice as Alex Dall
  • Brittany S. Hall – Test Pattern as Renesha Bell
  • Patti Harrison – Together Together as Anna
  • Taylour Paige – Zola as Aziah “Zola” King
  • Kali Reis – Catch the Fair One as Kaylee “K.O.” Uppashaw

Best Supporting Male 

  • Colman Domingo – Zola as Abegunde “X” Olawale
  • Meeko Gattuso – Queen of Glory as Pitt
  • Troy Kotsur – CODA as Frank Rossi
  • Will Patton – Sweet Thing as Adam
  • Chaske Spencer – Wild Indian as Teddo

Best Supporting Female

  • Jessie Buckley – The Lost Daughter as Young Leda Caruso
  • Amy Forsyth – The Novice as Jamie Brill
  • Ruth Negga – Passing as Clare Bellew
  • Revika Reustle – Pleasure as Joy
  • Suzanna Son – Red Rocket as Strawberry

Best Screenplay 

  • Nikole Beckwith – Together Together
  • Janicza Bravo and Jeremy O. Harris – Zola
  • Maggie Gyllenhaal – The Lost Daughter
  • Mike Mills – C’mon C’mon
  • Todd Stephens – Swan Song

Best First Screenplay

  • Sheldon D. Brown and Matthew Fifer – Cicada
  • Lyle Mitchell Corbine, Jr. – Wild Indian
  • Shatara Michelle Ford – Test Pattern
  • Fran Kranz – Mass
  • Michael Sarnoski and Vanessa Block – Pig

Best First Feature

  • 7 Days
  • Holler
  • Queen of Glory
  • Test Pattern
  • Wild Indian

Best Documentary Feature

  • Ascension
  • Flee
  • In the Same Breath
  • Procession
  • Summer of Soul (…Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

Best Cinematography

  • Ante Cheng and Matthew Chuang – Blue Bayou
  • Lol Crawley – The Humans
  • Tim Curtin – A Chiara
  • Eduard Grau – Passing
  • Ari Wegner – Zola

Best Editing

  • Affonso Gonçalves – A Chiara
  • Ali Greer – The Nowhere Inn
  • Lauren Hadaway and Nathan Nugent – The Novice
  • Joi McMillon – Zola
  • Enrico Natale – The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain

Best International Film

  • Compartment No. 6 (Estonia / Finland / Germany / Russia)
  • Drive My Car (Japan)
  • Parallel Mothers (Spain)
  • Pebbles (India)
  • Petite Maman (France)
  • Prayers for the Stolen (Mexico)

Best New Scripted Series 

  • Blindspotting (Starz)
  • It’s a Sin (Channel 4)
  • Reservation Dogs (FX on Hulu)
  • The Underground Railroad (Prime Video)
  • We Are Lady Parts (Channel 4)

Best New Non-Scripted or Documentary Series

  • Black and Missing (HBO)
  • The Choe Show (FX)
  • The Lady and the Dale (HBO)
  • Nuclear Family (HBO)
  • Philly D.A. (PBS)

Best Male Performance In A New Scripted Series 

  • Olly Alexander – It’s a Sin as Ritchie Tozer (Channel 4)
  • Murray Bartlett – The White Lotus as Armond (HBO)
  • Michael Greyeyes – Rutherford Falls as Terry Thomas (Peacock)
  • Lee Jung-Jae – Squid Game as Seong Gi-hun (Netflix)
  • Ashley Thomas – Them: Covenant as Henry Emory (Prime Video)

Best Female Performance In A New Scripted Series

  • Deborah Ayorinde – Them: Covenant as Livia “Lucky” Emory (Prime Video)
  • Jasmine Cephas Jones – Blindspotting as Ashley Rose (Starz)
  • Thuso Mbedu – The Underground Railroad as Cora Randall (Prime Video)
  • Jana Schmieding – Rutherford Falls as Reagan Wells (Peacock)
  • Anjana Vasan – We Are Lady Parts as Amina (Channel 4)

The Emerging Filmmakers Awards award recipients were announced on February 10, 2022. In addition, there will be Special Awards.

So there you have it, all you need to know about the upcoming award ceremony. Don’t forget to tell us who you believe should win in the comments section below.

And stay tuned for further information on the award function.

Ayman Bhorania
A Gamer And A Writer By Heart. Ayman Is Captivated By Movies & Shows, And She's Writing It Here. She Cherish Encouraging Everyone To Accomplish Their Goals. If She's Not Writing, You Will Find Her Watching Shows, Or Probably Playing Games!


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