Dan Kois

Film Independent's Spirit Awards

Best Feature:
Should Win: "Take Shelter"

Best Director:
Should Win: Adepero Oduye, "Pariah"

Best Female Lead:
Should Win: Adepero Oduye, "Pariah"

Best Male Lead:
Should Win: Michael Shannon, "The Artist"

Best Supporting Female:
Should Win: Shailene Woodley, "The Descendants"

Best Supporting Male:
Should Win: John Hawkes, "Martha Marcy May Marlene"

Best Screenplay:
Should Win: "Win Win"

Best First Screenplay:
Should Win: "Margin Call"

Best First Feature:
Should Win: "Margin Call"

John Cassavetes Award:
Should Win: "Pariah"

Best Foreign Film:
Should Win: "A Separation"

Best Cinematography:
Should Win: "Bellflower"

Best Documentary:
Should Win: "We Were Here"


Best Picture:
Will Win: "The Help"
Should Win: "The Descendants"

Best Director:
Will Win: Martin Scorsese, "Hugo"
Should Win: Terrence Malick,"The Tree of Life"

Best Actor:
Will Win: Jean Dujardin, "The Artist"
Should Win: Gary Oldman, "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy"

Best Actress:
Will Win: Viola Davis, "The Help"
Should Win: Viola Davis, "The Help"

Best Supporting Actor:
Will Win: Christopher Plummer, "Beginners"
Should Win: Christopher Plummer, "Beginners"

Best Supporting Actress:
Will Win: Octavia Spencer, "The Help"
Should Win: Melissa McCarthy, "Bridesmaids"

Best Original Screenplay:
Will Win: "Midnight in Paris"
Should Win: "A Separation"

Best Adapted Screenplay:
Will Win: "The Descendants"
Should Win: "Moneyball"

Best Foreign Film:
Will Win: "A Separation"
Should Win: "A Separation"

Best Documentary Feature:
Will Win: "Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory"
Should Win: "Pina"

Best Animated Feature:
Will Win: "Rango"
Should Win: "Rango"

Best Cinematography:
Will Win: "The Tree of Life"
Should Win: "The Tree of Life"

Best Original Score:
Will Win: "The Artist"
Should Win: "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy"