Submit your film or series for consideration for the upcoming Film Independent Spirit Awards.


The Film Independent Spirit Awards will take place on Sunday, March 6, 2022.

2022 Spirit Awards submissions are now open.

Before submitting, please review the official rules, regulations and eligibility requirements for the 2022 Film Independent Spirit Awards:

Rules, Regulations and Eligibility – FILM (PDF)
Submission Checklist – FILM (PDF)

Rules, Regulations and Eligibility – TELEVISION (PDF)
Submission Checklist – TELEVISION (PDF)

Voting and Nomination Info – FILM/TELEVISION (PDF)

Ready to submit? Start your submission by clicking below:

2022 Spirit Awards Film and Television Submissions


Early Deadline: Tuesday, September 7, 2021 – Film submissions only
Regular Deadline: Tuesday, September 21, 2021
Final Deadline: Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Arts Circle and Filmmaker Pro Members receive extended early rates on Spirit Awards submissions, and get extra time to submit their film/series. Join today.

Extended Film Independent Member Deadline: Friday, October 8, 2021

For more information, visit our Spirit Awards FAQ page. If you have additional questions, feel free to send us an email at