Black Swan Sweeps Independent Spirit Awards

BEST FEATURE

  • 127 Hours
  • Black Swan
  • Greenberg
  • The Kids Are All Right
  • Winter’s Bone

BEST DIRECTOR

  • Darren Aronofsky – Black Swan
  • Danny Boyle  – 127 Hours
  • Lisa Cholodenko – The Kids Are All Right
  • Debra Granik – Winter’s Bone
  • John Cameron Mitchell – Rabbit Hole

BEST FEMALE LEAD

  • Annette Bening – The Kids Are All Right
  • Greta Gerwig – Greenberg
  • Nicole Kidman – Rabbit Hole
  • Jennifer Lawrence – Winter’s Bone
  • Natalie Portman – Black Swan
  • Michelle Williams – Blue Valentine

BEST MALE LEAD

  • Ronald Bronstein – Daddy Longlegs
  • Aaron Eckhart – Rabbit Hole
  • James Franco – 127 Hours
  • John C. Reilly – Cyrus
  • Ben Stiller – Greenberg

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE

  • Ashley Bell – The Last Exorcism
  • Dale Dickey – Winter’s Bone
  • Allison Janney – Life During Wartime
  • Daphne Rubin-Vega – Jack Goes Boating
  • Naomi Watts – Mother and Child

BEST SUPPORTING MALE

  • John Hawkes – Winter’s Bone
  • Samuel L. Jackson – Mother and Child
  • Bill Murray – Get Low
  • John Ortiz – Jack Goes Boating
  • Mark Ruffalo – The Kids Are All Right

BEST SCREENPLAY

  • Stuart Blumberg & Lisa Cholondenko – The Kids Are All Right
  • Debra Granik & Anne Rosellini – Winter’s Bone
  • Nicole Holofcener – Please Give
  • David Lindsay-Abaire – Rabbit Hole
  • Todd Solondz – Life During Wartime

BEST FOREIGN FILM

  • Kisses (Ireland)
  • Mademoiselle Chambon (France)
  • Of Gods and Men (Morocco)
  • The King’s Speech (United Kingdom)
  • Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives (Thailand)

BEST DOCUMENTARY

  • Exit Through The Gift Shop
  • Marwencol
  • Restrepo
  • Sweetgrass
  • Thunder Soul

BEST FIRST FEATURE

  • Everything Strange and New
  • Get Low
  • The Night Catches Us
  • The Last Exorcism
  • Tiny Furniture

BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY

  • Diane Bell – Obselidia
  • Lena Dunham – Tiny Furniture
  • Nik Fackler – Lovely, Still
  • Bob Glaudini – Jack Goes Boating
  • Dana Adam Shapiro & Evan M. Wiener – Monogamy

JOHN CASSAVETES AWARD

  • Daddy Longlegs
  • Lbs.
  • Lovers of Hate
  • Obselidia
  • The Exploding Girl

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • Adam Kimmel – Never Let Me Go
  • Matthew Libatique – Black Swan
  • Jody Lee Lipes – Tiny Furniture
  • Michael McDonough – Winter’s Bone
  • Harris Savides – Greenberg

ROBERT ALTMAN AWARD (Given to one film’s director, casting director, and its
ensemble cast)

  • Please Give –  Nicole Holofcener (director), Jeanne McCarthy (casting director), Ann Guilbert, Rebecca Hall, Catherine Keener, Amanda Peet, Oliver Platt, Lois Smith and Sarah Steele

Piaget Producers Award

  • In-Ah Lee – Au Revoir Taipei
  • Adele Romanski – The Myth of the American Sleepover
  • Anish Savjani – Meek’s Cutoff

Acura Someone to Watch Award

  • Mike Ott – Littlerock
  • Laurel Nakadate – The Wolf Knife
  • Hossein Keshavarz – Dog Sweat

AVEENO Truer than Fiction Award

  • Ilisa Barbash, Lucien Castaing-Taylor – Sweetgrass
  • Jeff Malmberg – Marwencol
  • Lynn True, Nelson Walker – Summer Pasture

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Posted on February 26, 2011, in Precursors and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Black Swan rocked. What else can be said?

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