Indie Spirit Awards – Follow Variety’s Live Blog

Film Independent’s 31st Spirit Awards will unfold Saturday, Feb. 27 — the day before the Academy Awards — in a tent on Santa Monica Beach.

For those unable to attend the festivities follow along below for live updates. IFC will air the ceremony live at 2 p.m. PST and host a live stream for on its website. Live stream the awards here. “Saturday Night Live” star Kate McKinnon and “Silicon Valley’s” Kumail Nanjiani will co-host the awards. See the best looks from the blue carpet here.

Cate Blanchett and Rooney Mara’s romance “Carol” lead Spirit Awards nominations with six, followed by “Beasts of No Nation” with five and “Spotlight,” “Tangerine” and “Anomalisa” with four each. Full list of nominations.

More Film

  • 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' Teases Spider-Ham

    'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' Teases Spider-Ham, Other Webspinners

    Film Independent’s 31st Spirit Awards will unfold Saturday, Feb. 27 — the day before the Academy Awards — in a tent on Santa Monica Beach. For those unable to attend the festivities follow along below for live updates. IFC will air the ceremony live at 2 p.m. PST and host a live stream for on […]

  • Venom Comic-Con

    'Venom' Creators Promise 'Huge World,' Tease Spider-Man Fight

    Film Independent’s 31st Spirit Awards will unfold Saturday, Feb. 27 — the day before the Academy Awards — in a tent on Santa Monica Beach. For those unable to attend the festivities follow along below for live updates. IFC will air the ceremony live at 2 p.m. PST and host a live stream for on […]

  • Bully

    Film News Roundup: Danny Trejo's Dark Comedy 'Bully' Scores Distribution

    Film Independent’s 31st Spirit Awards will unfold Saturday, Feb. 27 — the day before the Academy Awards — in a tent on Santa Monica Beach. For those unable to attend the festivities follow along below for live updates. IFC will air the ceremony live at 2 p.m. PST and host a live stream for on […]

  • Jamie Lee Curtis Hugs Fan Who

    Jamie Lee Curtis Embraces Sobbing Fan, Who Says 'Halloween' Saved His Life

    Film Independent’s 31st Spirit Awards will unfold Saturday, Feb. 27 — the day before the Academy Awards — in a tent on Santa Monica Beach. For those unable to attend the festivities follow along below for live updates. IFC will air the ceremony live at 2 p.m. PST and host a live stream for on […]

  • Teen Titans Go to the Movies

    Film Review: 'Teen Titans GO! to the Movies'

    Film Independent’s 31st Spirit Awards will unfold Saturday, Feb. 27 — the day before the Academy Awards — in a tent on Santa Monica Beach. For those unable to attend the festivities follow along below for live updates. IFC will air the ceremony live at 2 p.m. PST and host a live stream for on […]

  • Glass trailer

    M. Night Shyamalan's 'Glass' Trailer Debuts at Comic-Con

    Film Independent’s 31st Spirit Awards will unfold Saturday, Feb. 27 — the day before the Academy Awards — in a tent on Santa Monica Beach. For those unable to attend the festivities follow along below for live updates. IFC will air the ceremony live at 2 p.m. PST and host a live stream for on […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content