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'Moonlight' Shines at Independent Spirit Awards — Full List of Winners!

'Moonlight' Shines at Independent Spirit Awards — Full List of Winners!
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"Moonlight's" director, Barry Jenkins, and its cinematographer, James Laxton

"Moonlight," the coming-of-age drama about a black, gay man, won all five awards for which it was nominated at the 32nd Annual Film Independent Spirit Awards, including Best Feature.

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Kerry Washington hands the Robert Altman Award to "Moonlight's" Mahershala Ali.

The movie was also given the non-competitive honor known as the Robert Altman Award, named for the legendary director.

The ceremony, held in Santa Monica at Barker Hangar, handed out awards to the best of the best in the realm of independent filmmaking.

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Best Male Lead Casey Affleck, who is also favored to win the Oscar

Full list of winners:

Best Feature


Best Male Lead

Casey Affleck, "Manchester by the Sea"

Best Female Lead

Isabelle Huppert, "Elle"

Best Director

Barry Jenkins, "Moonlight"

Best Supporting Female

Molly Shannon, "Other People"

Robert Altman Award


Best International Film

"Toni Erdmann"

Best Screenplay


John Cassavettes Award

"Spa Night"

Best Documentary

"O.J.: Made in America"

Best First Feature

"The Witch"

Best Cinematography


Best First Screenplay

"The Witch"

Best Supporting Male

Ben Foster, "Hell or High Water"

Best Editing


Piaget Producers Award

Jordana Mollick

Truer Than Fiction Award

Nanfu Wang

Kiehl's Someone to Watch Award

Anna Rose Holmer