#screensparks: robert eggers earns two indie spirit awards for debut feature

The Witch writer director Robert Eggers has won two Independent Spirit Awards at last night’s ceremony in Los Angeles. Robert picked up both Best First Feature and Best First Screenplay for the horror thriller set in the 1600s about a family invaded by supernatural forces and witchcraft.

Robert’s first feature follows his recent shorts including Brothers (2015) and The Tell-Tale Heart (2008). He also has numerous credits as a production designer.

Read more about Robert’s credits on IMDB.