The nominations for the 2014 Independent Spirit Awards are out and Steve McQueen's 12 Years A Slave leads the way with seven nods. Among the awards that the movie is up for include nominations for Best Feature, Best Director and Best Screenplay. and also received nominations for Best Male Lead and Best Supporting Male respectively.
The FINDIEs, as they're also known, are dedicated to the achievements of indie filmmakers and have been running since 1984.
The ceremony will be held March 1st in Santa Monica.
Here are some of the nominees:
12 Years A Slave
All Is Lost
Inside Llewyn Davis
BEST FEMALE LEAD
Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine
Julie Delpy, Before Midnight
Brie Larson, Short Term 12
Shailene Woodley, The Spectacular Now
BEST MALE LEAD
Bruce Dern, Nebraska
Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years A Slave
Oscar Isaac, Inside Llewyn Davis
Michael B Jordan, Fruitvale Station
Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club
Robert Redford, All Is Lost
Woody Allen, Blue Jasmine
Julie Delpy, Ethan Hawke & Richard Linklater, Before Midnight
Nicole Holofcener, Enough Said
Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber, The Spectacular Now
John Ridley, 12 Years A Slave
Which movie do you think should win best feature? Let me know in the comments below.