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2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards: Full List of Winners!

2016 Film Independent Spirit Awards: Full List of Winners!
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Film Independent announced the winners of its 31st annual Film Independent Spirit Awards in a Santa Monica ceremony Saturday... but don't read too much into the winners before entering any Oscars contests!

Though Deadline points out that "key wins in key categories" at the awards have matched in recent years, the only film that was up for Best Picture today and at tomorrow's Oscars is "Spotlight."

Check out the full list of winners:

BEST FEATURE FILM

"Spotlight," Producers: Blye Pagon Faust, Steve Golin, Nicole Rocklin, Michael Sugar

BEST FEMALE LEAD

Brie Larson, "Room"

BEST MALE LEAD

Abraham Attah, "Beasts of No Nation"

BEST DIRECTOR

Tom McCarthy, "Spotlight"

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE

Mya Taylor, "Tangerine"

BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM

"Son of Saul" (Hungary), directed by László Nemes

BEST SCREENPLAY

Tom McCarthy & Josh Singer, "Spotlight"

JOHN CASSAVETES AWARD (Best Feature Under $500,000)

"Krisha," written/directed/produced by Trey Edward Shults; also produced by Justin R. Chan, Chase Joliet, Wilson Smith

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Ed Lachman, "Carol"

BEST FIRST FEATURE

"The Diary of a Teenage Girl," directed by Marielle Heller; produced by Miranda Bailey, Anne Carey, Bert Hamelinck, Madeline Samit

Robert Altman Award (Best Ensemble)

"Spotlight," directed by Tom McCarthy; casting by Kerry Barden, Paul Schnee; featuring Billy Crudup, Paul Guilfoyle, Neal Huff, Brian d’Arcy James, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Mark Ruffalo, Liev Schreiber, Jamey Sheridan, John Slattery, Stanley Tucci

BEST SCREENPLAY

"The Look Of Silence," directed by Joshua Oppenheimer; produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen

BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY

Emma Donoghue, "Room"

BEST SUPPORTING MALE

Idris Elba, "Beasts of No Nation"

Piaget Producers Award

Mel Eslyn

Truer Than Fiction Award

"Incorruptible," directed by Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi

Kiehl’s Someone to Watch Award

"King Jack," directed by Felix Thompson

BEST EDITING

"Spotlight," Tom McArdle

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