2021 Independent Spirit Awards nominees, ranked

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  • Time

    1

  • Sound of Metal

    2

  • Dick Johnson Is Dead

    3

  • Nomadland

    4

  • The Disciple

    5

  • The Assistant

    6

  • Promising Young Woman

    7

  • Collective

    8

  • Never Rarely Sometimes Always

    9

  • Quo vadis, Aida?

    10

  • The Killing of Two Lovers

    11

  • Minari

    12

  • Stray

    13

  • One Night in Miami...

    14

  • Saint Frances

    15

  • Landfall

    16

  • Ma Rainey's Black Bottom

    17

  • Farewell Amor

    18

  • Crip Camp: A Disability Revolution

    19

  • First Cow

    20

  • Miss Juneteenth

    21

  • The Mole Agent

    22

  • Bad Education

    23

  • I Carry You with Me

    24

  • Lapsis

    25

  • Bacurau

    26

  • Residue

    27

  • Pier Kids: The Life

    28

  • Palm Springs

    29

  • Preparations to Be Together for an Unknown Period of Time

    30

  • The Forty-Year-Old Version

    31

  • Bull

    32

  • Lingua Franca

    33

  • Nine Days

    34

  • Night of the Kings

    35

  • The Half of It

    36

  • The White Tiger

    37

  • French Exit

    38

  • She Dies Tomorrow

    39

  • Straight Up

    40

  • The Invisible Man

    41

  • The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain

    42

  • La Leyenda Negra

    43