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'Silver Linings,' 'Moonrise Kingdom' Lead Spirit Award Nominations

Photo of Peter Knegt By Peter Knegt | Indiewire November 27, 2012 at 1:41PM

The 28th Annual Film Independent Spirit Award nominations were announced today in Los Angeles, with Wes Anderson's "Moonrise Kingdom" and David O. Russell's "Silver Linings Playbook" leading the pack with five nominations apiece.
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"Keep the Lights On."
"Keep the Lights On."

BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY
Rama Burshtein
Fill the Void
Derek Connolly
Safety Not Guaranteed
Christopher Ford
Robot & Frank
Rashida Jones & Will McCormack
Celeste and Jesse Forever
Jonathan Lisecki
Gayby
 
JOHN CASSAVETES AWARD - Given to the best feature made for under $500,000.  Award given to the writer, director, and producer.  Executive Producers are not awarded.
Breakfast with Curtis
WRITER/DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Laura Colella
Middle of Nowhere
WRITER/DIRECTOR/PRODUCER: Ava DuVernay
PRODUCERS:  Howard Barish, Paul Garnes
Mosquita y Mari
WRITER/DIRECTOR:  Aurora Guerrero
PRODUCER:  Chad Burris
Starlet
WRITER/DIRECTOR:  Sean Baker
WRITER:  Chris Bergoch
PRODUCERS:  Blake Ashman-Kipervaser, Kevin Chinoy, Patrick Cunningham, Chris Maybach, Francesca Silvestri
The Color Wheel
WRITER/DIRECTOR/PRODUCER:  Alex Ross Perry
WRITER:  Carlen Altman
 
BEST FEMALE LEAD
Linda Cardellini
Return
Emayatzy Corinealdi
Middle of Nowhere
Jennifer Lawrence
Silver Linings Playbook
Quvenzhané Wallis
Beasts of the Southern Wild
Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Smashed
 
BEST MALE LEAD
Jack Black
Bernie
Bradley Cooper
Silver Linings Playbook
John Hawkes
The Sessions
Thure Lindhardt
Keep the Lights On
Matthew McConaughey
Killer Joe
Wendell Pierce
Four
 
BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE
Rosemarie DeWitt
Your Sister’s Sister
Ann Dowd
Compliance
Helen Hunt
The Sessions
Brit Marling
Sound of My Voice
Lorraine Toussaint
Middle of Nowhere

BEST SUPPORTING MALE
Matthew McConaughey
Magic Mike
David Oyelowo
Middle of Nowhere
Michael Péna
End of Watch
Sam Rockwell
Seven Psychopaths
Bruce Willis
Moonrise Kingdom

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