The Chloe Zhao-directed movie and the Riz Ahmed-fronted film win big at this year’s Film Independent Spirit Awards, taking home multiple coveted honors each.
- Apr 24, 2021
Chloe Zhao‘s acclaimed film picked up the Best Feature prize, while she was honoured with the Best Director and Editing awards. The film also landed the Best Cinematography trophy.
“Sound of Metal” was a triple winner, with Riz Ahmed scoring the Best Male Lead gong and Paul Raci taking home the Best Supporting Actor award.
The full list of winners is:
- Best Scripted Series: “I May Destroy You“, Creator/Executive Producer: Michaela Coel
- Best Female Performance in a Scripted Series: Shira Haas, “Unorthodox“
- Best Ensemble Cast in a New Scripted Series: “I May Destroy You“, Cast: Michaela Coel, Paapa Essiedu, Weruche Opia, Stephen Wight
- Best Male Performance in a Scripted Series: Amit Rahav, “Unorthodox“
- Best Non-Scripted or Documentary Series: “Immigration Nation“