The Film Independent Spirit Awards celebrate the achievements of today’s most compelling filmmakers. For this exclusive program, members of Film Independent, FilmNorth and the Walker Art Center have the chance to see 16 of the year’s finest indie films—nominees for Best Feature, Best First Feature, Best Documentary—at no charge.

Current FilmNorth members may reserve up to 2 tickets per screening. Reservations are not required but are recommended to secure your spots. All screenings are at The Walker Cinema.

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2024 Screening Schedule


Friday, Jan 26

All Dirt Roads Taste of Salt, Raven Jackson (Best First Feature), 7pm


Saturday, Jan 27

Four Daughters, Kaouther Ben Hania (Best Documentary), 1pm

All of Us Strangers, Andrew Haigh (Best Feature), 3pm


Sunday, Jan 28

Passages, Ira Sachs (Best Feature), 1pm

A Thousand and One, A.V. Rockwell (Best First Feature), 3pm


Wednesday, Jan 31

Upon Entry, Alejandro Rojas, Juan Sebastián Vásquez (Best First Feature), 6pm

Kokomo City, D. Smith (Best Documentary), 8pm


Thursday, Feb 1

Chronicles of a Wandering Saint, Tomás Gómez Bustillo (Best First Feature), 6pm

American Fiction, Cord Jefferson (Best Feature), 8pm


Sunday, Feb 4

Past Lives, Celine Song (Best Feature), 1pm

Earth Mama, Savanah Leaf (Best First Feature), 3pm


Wednesday, Feb 7

The Mother of All Lies, Asmae El Moudir (Best Documentary), 6pm

May December, Todd Haynes (Best Feature), 8pm


Thursday, Feb 8

Bye Bye Tiberias, Lina Soualem (Best Documentary), 7pm


Saturday, Feb 10

We Grown Now, Minhal Baig (Best Feature), 1pm [SCREENING CANCELED]

Going to Mars: Nikki Giovanni, Joe Brewster, Michèle Stephenson (Best Documentary), 3pm


Co-presented with the Walker Art Center.