Independent Spirit Awards: Watch the Nominations Live

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Gemma Chan and Molly Shannon are announcing the 2019 nominees in a press conference at Los Angeles' W Hotel.

Film Independent is announcing the 2019 Independent Spirit Awards nominations Friday. 16.

The awards show celebrates the best in independent film. The noms are being revealed by Gemma Chan and Molly Shannon in a press conference at Los Angeles' W Hotel.

Categories including best feature, first feature and feature made under $500,000 will be honored during the upcoming ceremony.

Follow along with the live stream of the event below.

The 34th Spirit Awards will air live on IFC on Saturday, Feb. 23. Once again, the awards show will take place inside the big white tent just north of the Santa Monica Pier.