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Spirit Awards Winners 2016

Here's the Full List of Winners From the 2016 Spirit Awards!

The Spirit Awards took place on Saturday, and the show known as the indie Oscars is handing out accolades for 2015 films. To make things interesting, many of this year's nominees have also received Oscar nominations, and a win here historically bodes well for the Academy Awards ceremony. We kept up with the winners, so check out who took home the gold!

BEST FEATURE
Spotlight

BEST FIRST FEATURE
The Diary of a Teenage Girl

JOHN CASSAVETES AWARD
Krisha

BEST DIRECTOR
Tom McCarthy, Spotlight

BEST SCREENPLAY
Tom McCarthy and Josh Singer, Spotlight

BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY
Emma Donoghue, Room

BEST FEMALE LEAD
Brie Larson, Room

BEST MALE LEAD
Abraham Attah, Beasts of No Nation

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE
Mya Taylor, Tangerine

BEST SUPPORTING MALE
Idris Elba, Beasts of No Nation

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Carol

BEST FILM EDITING
Spotlight

BEST DOCUMENTARY
The Look of Silence

BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM
Son of Saul

ROBERT ALTMAN AWARD
Spotlight

18TH ANNUAL PIAGET PRODUCERS AWARD
Mel Eslyn

KIEHL'S SOMEONE TO WATCH AWARD
Felix Thompson

21ST ANNUAL LENSCRAFTERS TRUER THAN FICTION AWARD
Incorruptible

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