Spirit Awards: Watch All the Winners' Acceptance Speeches

6:59 PM 3/3/2018

by Lexy Perez

From Frances McDormand to Jordan Peele, what the winners said onstage.

Jordan Peele accepts Best Director for Get Out onstage during the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards - Getty-H 2018
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The 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards were handed out Sunday with Get Out dominating the ceremony, taking home best feature and best director for Jordan Peele.

During acceptance speeches, Frances McDormand said she felt liberated to curse while accepting her best actress award, whereas Timothee Chalamet promised he would continue making independent films after winning for Call Me by Your Name.

Those were just a few of the highlights from the winners’ speeches Sunday night; watch all the speeches below.


  • 'Get Out'

  • Jordan Peele

  • Frances McDormand

  • Timothee Chalamet

  • Allison Janney

  • Sam Rockwell

  • 'Ingrid Goes West'

  • Greta Gerwig

  • Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani

  • 'Faces Places'

  • 'A Fantastic Woman'

  • 'Life and Nothing More'

  • 'Mudbound'

  • Chloe Zhao