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Spirit Awards 2017

Spirit Awards: 15 Things the TV Cameras Missed

The 33rd annual Film Independent Spirit Awards aired Saturday afternoon on IFC, but sometimes the best things happen off-camera. Below is a snapshot of the oceanside action.

Spirit Awards: 10 Things the TV Cameras Missed

While hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney brought plenty of jokes to the stage, the real action happened backstage and during commercial breaks.

Spirit Awards: The Most Memorable Moments

Nick Kroll and John Mulaney's rendition of Salt-N-Pepa’s “Let’s Talk About Sex" and Molly Shannon's 'Superstar' pose were among the night's most memorable moments.

Spirit Awards: Watch All the Winners’ Acceptance Speeches

'Moonlight' was the big winner at the 2017 ceremony. Watch a complete roundup of acceptance speeches from winners including Barry Jenkins, Casey Affleck and Isabelle Huppert.

Spirit Awards: ‘American Honey’ Shut Out

Like 'Moonlight,' Andrea Arnold's film had led the awards with six nominations.

Spirit Awards: Isabelle Huppert Wins Best Actress

The 32nd annual ceremony took place in Santa Monica on Saturday.

Spirit Awards: ‘Moonlight’ Wins Best Feature

Barry Jenkins' drama now holds the record for most wins in this decade.

Spirit Awards: Casey Affleck Wins Best Male Lead for ‘Manchester by the Sea’

"The policies of this administration are abhorrent, and they will not last, and they are really un-American," Affleck said upon accepting his Spirit award.

Spirit Awards: Casey Affleck Talks “Abhorrent” and “Un-American” Trump Policies

"The policies of this administration are abhorrent, and they won't last," said Affleck upon winning the best actor award for 'Manchester by the Sea.'

Spirit Awards: ‘Moonlight’s’ Barry Jenkins Wins Best Director

Jenkins also took home the award for best screenplay on Saturday.

Spirit Awards: Molly Shannon Wins Best Supporting Actress

The 'SNL' alum even did her trademark "Superstar" pose onstage.

Spirit Awards: ‘Moonlight’ Director Barry Jenkins and Cast Receive Robert Altman Award

"We just wanna say, we love all of you!" 12-year-old Alex Hibbert, who plays lead character Chiron in the drama's first chapter, said at the podium.