8th Independent Spirit Awards

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The 8th Independent Spirit Awards, honoring the best in independent filmmaking for 1992, were announced on March 27, 1993.[1][2][3][4] It was hosted by Buck Henry. The first ceremony held under a tent on the beach in Santa Monica.[5]

Nominees and winners[edit]

Best Feature[edit]

The Player

Best First Feature[edit]

Reservoir Dogs

Best Director[edit]

Carl FranklinOne False Move

Best Male Lead[edit]

Harvey KeitelBad Lieutenant

Best Female Lead[edit]

Fairuza BalkGas Food Lodging

Best Supporting Male[edit]

Steve BuscemiReservoir Dogs

Best Supporting Female[edit]

Alfre WoodardPassion Fish

Best Screenplay[edit]

The WaterdanceNeal Jimenez

Best Cinematography[edit]

Night on EarthFrederick Elmes

Best Original Score[edit]

Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with MeAngelo Badalamenti

Best Foreign Film[edit]

The Crying GameUK


  1. ^ "Spirited show for New Line". Variety. 1993-01-18. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
  2. ^ "'Lodging,' 'False Move' Top Independent Nominees". Los Angeles Times. 1993-01-19. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
  3. ^ "An Irreverent Celebration of the Independent Spirit". Los Angeles Times. 1993-03-26. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
  4. ^ "Independent Spirit Awards Lives Up to Its Name". Los Angeles Times. 1993-03-29. Retrieved 2012-08-15.
  5. ^ "Independence days". Variety. 2005-02-24. Retrieved 2014-03-13.

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