Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Eighth Grade, First Reformed, If Beale Street Could Talk, Leave No Trace and You Were Never Really Here were nominated for the Best Feature Independent Spirit Award Friday.
The nominees in other top categories include:
Best First Feature
Sorry to Bother You
We the Animals
Nicole Holofcener, Jeff Whitty Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Richard Glatzer (writer, story by), Rebecca Lenkiewicz, Wash Westmoreland Colette
Paul Schrader First Reformed
Tamara Jenkins Private Life
Boots Riley Sorry to Bother You
Best First Screenplay
Quinn Shephard (writer, story by), Laurie Shephard (story by) Blame
Bo Burnham Eighth Grade
Christina Choe Nancy
Jennifer Fox The Tale
Cory Finley Thoroughbreds
Best Supporting Male
Adam Driver BLACKkKLANSMAN
Richard E. Grant Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Josh Hamilton Eighth Grade
John David Washington Monsters and Men
Raúl Castillo We the Animals
Best Supporting Female
Tyne Daly A Bread Factory
Regina King If Beale Street Could Talk
Thomasin Harcourt McKenzie Leave No Trace
J. Smith-Cameron Nancy
Kayli Carter Private Life
Winners will be announced Feb. 23 at a ceremony in Santa Monica to be broadcast live on IFC.
2019 #SpiritAwards nominees for BEST FEATURE are:— Film Independent (@filmindependent) November 16, 2018
IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK
LEAVE NO TRACE
YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE