"Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Bernie," "Moonrise Kingdom," "Silver Linings Playbook" and "Keep the Lights On" were nominated for top feature for the 28th Film Independent Spirit Awards.
Film Independent Spirit Awards
Get on your toes. Prick up your ears. It's time for the "stand up and take notice" phase of awards season to begin.
The Film Independent Spirit Awards have confirmed their customary place on the kudos calendar, officially scheduling their ceremony for Feb. 23, the day before the Academy Awards.
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With "The Descendants" and "Midnight in Paris" drawing WGA wins, awards season has entered the final stretch, with the Independent Spirit Awards this Saturday and the Oscars on Sunday.
Seth Rogen has been tapped as host of the Independent Spirit Awards, to be held Feb. 25 on the day before the Oscars.
Michel Hazanavicius' "The Artist" and Jeff Nichols' "Take Shelter" have topped the Spirit nominations with five each.
A road trip through Iran's vast rural spaces achieves an unlikely claustrophobia in wry black comedy "Mourning," young helmer Morteza Farshbaf's debut feature.