Independent Spirit Awards Nominees Announced
The nominees for the Independent Spirit Awards has been announced, and Movie City News has press release
" leads the pack with six nominations including those for Best Feature, Best Male Lead for Paul Giamatti
, Best Supporting Female for Virginia Madsen
, and Best Director for Alexander Payne
. "Maria Full of Grace
" comes in second with five nominations including Best Feature and a Best Female Lead for newcomer Catalina Sandino Moreno
" ties with three others for third place with four nominations. By studio, Fox Searchlight comes out way ahead with a fourteen total nominations. Fine Line Features and HBO Films come in a distant seconds with six nominations each and Focus comes in third with five.