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Spirit Awards 2021: Winner List

Apr 23, 2021 7:08:54 AM / by Julie Sacré

Nomadland is the big winner, taking home Best Feature and Best Director prices! Sound of Metal also does well with Best First Feature and Best leading and supporting Male Awards.


Vignette Spirit Awards


Best Feature

Nomadland by Chloe Zhao


Best Director

Chloe Zhao for Nomadland


Best First Feature

Sound of Metal by Darius Marder


Best Female Lead

Carey Mulligan for Promising Young Woman


Best Male Lead

Riz Ahmed for Sound of Metal


Best Supporting Female

Yuh-Jung Youn for Minari


Best Supporting Male

Paul Raci for Sound of Metal


Best Screenplay

Promising Young Woman by Emerald Fennell


Best First Screenplay

Andy Siara for Palm Springs


Best Cinematography

Joshua James Richards for Nomadland


Best Editing

Nomadland by Chloe Zhao


Best Documentary

Crip Camp by Nicole Newnham and James Lebrecht


Robert Altman Award

One Night in Miami by Regina King


Best International Film

Quo Vadis, Aida by Jasmila Zbanic


Piaget Producers Award

Gerry Kim


Someone to Watch Award

Ekwa Msangi for Farewell Amor


Truer Than Fiction Award

Elegance Bratton for Pier Kids


John Cassavetes Awards

Residue by Merawi Gerima


Best New Non-Scripted or Documentary Series

Immigration Nation by Christina Clusiau and Shaun Schwarz


Best Scripted Series

I May Destroy you by Sam Miller and Michaela Coel


Best Female Performance in a Scripted Series

Shira Haas for Unorthodox


Best Male Performance in a Scripted Series

Amit Rahav for Unorthodox


Best Ensemble Cast in a New Scripted Series

Michaela Coel, Paapa Essiedu, Weruche OpiaStephen Wight for I May Destroy You


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Written by Julie Sacré

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