NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Independent Motion Picture

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This article lists the winners and nominees for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Independent Motion Picture.

Contents

History

This award has been given since 2005.

Winners and nominees

Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.

2000s

YearFilmRef
2005
Woman Thou Art Loosed [1]
Baadasssss!
House of Flying Daggers
Maria Full of Grace
Moolaadé
2006
The Boys of Baraka [2]
Cape of Good Hope
The Constant Gardener
Mad Hot Ballroom
Syriana
2007
An Inconvenient Truth [3]
Curse of the Golden Flower
Days of Glory
Tsotsi
Volver
2008
Honeydripper [4]
Dirty Laundry
A Mighty Heart
My Brother
Persepolis
2009
Slumdog Millionaire [5]
Ballast
Noah's Arc: Jumping the Broom
Rachel Getting Married
The Visitor

2010s

YearFilmRef
2010
Precious [6]
American Violet
Amreeka
Endgame
Medicine for Melancholy
2011
Frankie & Alice [7]
Conviction
La Mission
Mother and Child
Night Catches Us
2012
Pariah [8]
The First Grader
I Will Follow
Kinyarwanda
Mooz-lum
2013
Red Tails [9]
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Chico and Rita
Unconditional
Woman Thou Art Loosed: On the 7th Day
2014
Fruitvale Station [10]
Blue Caprice
Dallas Buyers Club
The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete
The Trials of Muhammad Ali
2015
Belle [11]
Dear White People
Half of a Yellow Sun
Life of a King
Jimi: All Is by My Side
2016
Beasts of No Nation [12]
Brotherly Love
Chi-Raq
Infinitely Polar Bear
Secret in Their Eyes
2017
Moonlight [13]
Lion
Loving
Miles Ahead
The Birth of a Nation
2018
Detroit [14]
Last Flag Flying
Mudbound
Professor Marston and the Wonder Women
Wind River
2019
If Beale Street Could Talk [15]
BlacKkKlansman
Nappily Ever After
Sorry to Bother You
Traffik

2020s

YearFilmRef
2020
Dolemite Is My Name [16]
Clemency
Luce
Queen & Slim
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind
2021
The Banker [17] [18]
Emperor
Farewell Amor
Miss Juneteenth
The 24th

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