As you are well aware, 2011 was a great year for film. Not only did we get another film by Aronofsky, but we also got a Coen, a Cholodenko, a Boyle, and a whole pu pu platter of other amazing movies. Another year of remarkable independent film means an exciting lineup for the 2011 Spirit Awards, which air on IFC on February 26 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. To see all this year’s nominees and learn more about the directors, actors and the groundbreaking films that were selected for consideration in the 2011 Spirit Award honors, head right on over here to the Spirit Awards site. You can even see all the best picture trailers as well as the work of the directorial and actor nominees. And did we mention that this year’s awards will be hosted by Joel McHale, star of Community and host of The Soup? Did we mention that yet?
The Independent Spirit Awards air exclusively on IFC on Feb. 26 at 10 p.m. ET