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Black Swan nabs top prizes at Indie Spirit Award

The Film Independent Spirit Awards took place yesterday and the winners have been announced. Honouring “independent film” (let’s not go into too much of a discussion about what constitutes an “independent film” these days, but let’s just say that the term here certainly has looser determinants than it did once upon a time), the Film […]

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>2011 Film Independent Spirit Awards nominees

>We’ve got spirit, yes we do. We’ve got spirit, how about you? The nominations for the 2011 Film Independent Spirit Awards have been announced and Quickflix favourite Winter’s Bone has racked up an incredible seven nominations! It’s a promising sign after the film took out the Best Feature prize at the 2010 Gotham Independent Film […]

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Precious dominates Indie Spirit Awards

source: spiritawards.com Precious was given one final moment in the limelight before the Oscars by picking up major prizes at the Independent Spirit Awards. The last precursor before the Academy Awards, the Independent Spirit Awards recognise the best indie films made for less than $US20 million. They do not require a cinematic release to be […]

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The Wrestler cleans up at Independent Spirit Awards

source: spiritawards.com The best of independent cinema was celebrated at the Spirit Awards last night, where The Wrestler was named the Best Feature of the Year. The Wrestler beat Rachel Getting Married, Ballast, Frozen River and Wendy and Lucy to claim the top prize. Mickey Rourke also trumped Sean Penn (once again) to pick up […]

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