Information, details and resources for eligible 2018 Spirit Awards voters.


Only Film Independent Members vote to determine the winners of the annual Film Independent Spirit Awards.

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PLEASE NOTE: New Film Independent Members (as of January 19, 2018) are ineligible to vote for the 2018 Film Independent Spirit Awards, but are immediately eligible to vote in 2019.


Spirit Awards voting takes place entirely online. Eligible voters will have the opportunity to begin casting ballots at 12:00 am PST on February 3, 2018. Ballots (one per eligible voter) are cast via a secure third-party website and tabulated by Integrity Voting Systems.

VOTING BEGINS: February 3, 2018, 12:00 am PST
FINAL DEADLINE: February 16, 2018, 3:00 pm PST

Voters are strongly encouraged to vote only for nominees in categories in which they have seen ALL nominated films. Ballots will still be valid if a category is skipped.


More info coming soon.