The corporate is partnering with Looped to create an interactive expertise for visitors.
Movie Impartial has revealed extra details about what the 2021 Independent Spirit Awards will appear to be as awards reveals proceed to hunt out revolutionary methods to carry their annual occasions amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Digital venue Looped will flip the 36th annual Spirit Awards into a completely interactive audio and visible expertise, creating a web based equal of the present’s annual seaside tent.
Earlier than the present, visitors will be capable to attend a curated cocktail hour with a DJ after which watch the present from non-public viewing suites. Visitors will be capable to have interaction in reside video chat as they transfer between varied curated digital bars and tents.
A digital backstage expertise may even characteristic unique tents for nominees and particular visitors.
Movie Impartial can be internet hosting a viewing celebration for folks from around the globe to observe the present and chat with fellow movie and TV lovers.
The standard after celebration has additionally been reimagined as a digital karaoke celebration.
Final yr’s winners Adam Sandler, Lulu Wang and Renee Zellweger are among the many presenters for this yr’s present together with Daveed Diggs, Julia Garner, Kathryn Hahn and Annie Murphy.
The 2021 Movie Impartial Spirit Awards, hosted by Saturday Night time Dwell‘s Melissa Villaseñor, will happen on Thursday, April 22 and air reside on IFC and AMC+ at 10 p.m. ET.