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    21 Spirit Award Nominations for GreenSlate Client Projects

    It is an honor to support the behind-the-scenes work for incredible teams!

    The 2019 Film Independent Spirit Awards will take place Saturday, February 23rd in Santa Monica, California, and will be broadcast live on IFC.

    Eighth Grade

    • Best Feature  
      • Producers: Eli Bush, Scott Rudin, Christopher Storer, Lila Yacoub
    • Best First Screenplay ­– Bo Burnham
    • Best Female Lead – Elsie Fisher
    • Best Supporting Male – Josh Hamilton

    First Reformed

    • Best Feature
      • Producers: Jack Binder, Greg Clark, Gary Hamilton, Victoria Hill, David Hinojosa, Frank Murray, Deepak Sikka, Christine Vachon
    • Best Director   Paul Schrader
    • Best Screenplay   Paul Schrader
    • Best Male Lead – Ethan Hawke

    You Were Never Really Here

    • Best Feature –
      • Producers: Rosa Attab, Pascal Caucheteux, Rebecca O’Brien, Lynne Ramsay, James Wilson
    • Best Director - Lynne Ramsay
    • Best Male Lead - Joaquin Phoenix
    • Best Editing - Joe Bini

    Sorry to Bother You

    • Best First Feature
      • Director: Boots Riley
      • Producers: Nina Yang Bongiovi, Jonathan Duffy, Charles D. King, George Rush, Forest Whitaker, Kelly Williams
    • Best Screenplay - Boots Riley

    We the Animals

    • Best First Feature
      • Director: Jeremiah Zagar
      • Producers: Andrew Goldman, Christina D. King, Paul Mezey, Jeremy Yaches
    • Best Supporting Male - Raúl Castillo
    • Best Cinematography - Zak Mulligan
    • Best Editing - Keiko Deguchi, Brian A. Kates, Jeremiah Zagar
    • Someone to Watch Award - Director: Jeremiah Zagar


    • Best First Screenplay - Cory Finley

    Monsters and Men

    • Best Supporting Male - John David Washington

    The Film Independent Spirit Awards, a premier awards event for the independent film community, takes place each year in a beachfront tent next to the world-famous Santa Monica Pier. This year marks the show’s 34th year.

    For the full list of nominees and more information about the Spirit Awards and Film Independent, visit

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