The 33rd Independent Spirit Awards recently wrapped up and here are the big winners from the awards show.
The social commentary thriller-black comedy flick, Get Out, won Best Feature. Besting other top-notch movies “Call Me by Your Name,” “The Florida Project,” “Lady Bird” and “The Rider.” Black Panther star, Chadwick Boseman, had the honor to hand director Jordan Peele his statue. Peele also won for best director.
Francis McDormand (“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri) and Timothee Chalamet (Call Me By Your Name) won in the respective Best Female Lead and Best Male Lead categories. Meanwhile, McDormand’s co-star, Sam Rockwell, won for best supporting actor. While Allison Janney won the female counterpart for her role in I, Tonya.
Greta Gerwig won for best screenplay. While the husband and wife team, Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, won for Best First Screenplay.
Meanwhile, the 90th Academy Awards premieres on Sunday night, March 4.
Sources: Variety ,