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In the weeks leading up to the Film Independent Spirit Awards, we are posting Q&A’s with the writers who are up for Best First Screenplay. That way you can learn who they are, what they do and yes, how they managed to get from point A […]

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Girlhood When: Now Playing Where: Theaters Director: Céline Sciamma Starring: Karidja Touré Why We’re Excited: Nominated for the Queer Palm at last year’s Cannes Film Festival, the latest film from Céline Sciamma, follows Marieme (played by Karidja Touré in a breakthrough role) on her rebellious journey […]

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In our excitement for the upcoming Film Independent Spirit Awards, we’ve reached out to all of the filmmakers nominated for Best First Feature and asked them all kinds of things about their experience as filmmakers and what it’s like to be up for the indie world’s greatest accolade. […]

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