Gabourey Sidibe wins one of five awards for <strong><em>Precious</em></strong>
The 25th Annual Film Independent Spirit Awards went down in Los Angeles last night at the LA Live Theater, and it was Precious that swept the ceremony. The drama won Best Feature, Best Director for Lee Daniels, Best Actress for Gabourey Sidibe and Best Supporting Actress for Mo'Nique, and Best Screenplay for Geoffrey Fletcher. But they weren't the only winners. Here's a complete list of the award winners from last night:

BEST FEATURE (Award given to the Producer)


  • Precious Producers: Lee Daniels, Gary Magness, Sarah Siegel-Magness

BEST DIRECTOR

BEST FIRST FEATURE (Award given to the director and producer)


  • Crazy Heart: Director: Scott Cooper, Producers: T Bone Burnett, Judy Cairo, Rob Carliner, Scott Cooper, Robert Duvall


JOHN CASSAVETES AWARD 
(Given to the best feature made for under $500,000; award given to the writer, director, and producer)

  • Humpday: Writer/Director/Producer: Lynn Sheldon


BEST SCREENPLAY


BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY


BEST FEMALE LEAD

BEST MALE LEAD


BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE

BEST SUPPORTING MALE


BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

BEST DOCUMENTARY (Award given to the director)

BEST FOREIGN FILM (Award given to the director)

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


  • A Serious Man: Directors: Ethan Coen, Joel Coen
, Casting Directors: Ellen Chenoweth, Rachel Tenner
, Cast: Richard Kind, Sari Lennick, Jessica McManus, Michael Stuhlbarg, Aaron Wolff

PIAGET PRODUCERS AWARD


  • Karin Chien, The Exploding Girl, Santa Mesa"

SOMEONE TO WATCH AWARD

Chaz and Roger Ebert TRUER THAN FICTION AWARD

  • Bill Ross, Turner Ross, 45365