2016 Independent Spirit Awards: My Picks

The 2016 Independent Spirit Awards, honoring the best in independent film, take place tomorrow. Here are my picks for who should win. The show will air on IFC at 5 Eastern/2 Pacific.
Best Feature: Carol
Best Director: Todd Haynes – Carol
Best Screenplay: Phyllis Nagy – Carol
Rooney Mara and Cate Blanchett in Carol
Best First Feature: The Diary of a Teenage Girl
Best First Screenplay: Emma Donoghue – Room
Best Male Lead: Ben Mendelsohn – Mississippi Grind
Ryan Reynolds and Ben Mendelsohn in Mississippi Grind
Best Female Lead: Brie Larson – Room
Best Supporting Male: Paul Dano – Love & Mercy
Best Supporting Female: Mya Taylor – Tangerine
Tangerine actress Mya Taylor
Best Documentary: Heart of a Dog
Best International Film: Mustang
Best Cinematography: Ed Lachman – Carol
Cate Blanchett in Carol
Best Editing: Nathan Nugent – Room
Best First Screenplay: Emma Donoghue – Room
John Cassavetes Award: Advantageous
Jacqueline Kim in Advantageous

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s