Vote for the Spirit Awards


Film Independent Members vote to determine the winners of the annual Spirit Awards. Film Independent Members are a community of filmmakers, film industry leaders, and film lovers that champion artist-driven film.

To learn more about Membership or join, visit  All Members must be paid and current as of December 6, 2013 to receive full voting privileges.


Several screening privileges are available to voting Members during Spirit Awards season. Film Independent endeavors to provide an equitable opportunity for all nominated films to be seen. Here’s how:

– Nominee Screening Series: Voting Members and a guest can attend free screenings of all nominated films in Los Angeles or New York. Most screenings include Q&A with cast and crew.

– Nominee DVD Screeners: Spirit Award nominees are invited to mail DVD screeners to Members for voting consideration. Members have the opportunity to view these nominated films in the comfort of their own homes and add to their personal libraries.


Spirit Awards voting takes place entirely online at Eligible voters will have the opportunity to begin casting ballots at the close of the Nominee Screening series in January 2014.