By Indiewire | Indiewire March 24, 2001 at 2:00AM
DAILY NEWS: Spirit Award Winners
The 16th Annual IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards Winners
(Award given to the Producer. Executive Producers are not listed)
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"
Producers: Bill Kong, Hsu Li Kong, Ang Lee
BEST FIRST FEATURE
(Award given to the Director & Producer, Executive Producers are not listed)
"You Can Count On Me"
Director: Kenneth Lonergan
Producers: John N. Hart & Jeffrey Sharp
BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY
BEST FEATURE - Under $500,000
(Award given to Writer, Director & Producer. Executive Producers are not listed)
"Chuck & Buck"
Director: Miguel Arteta
Producer: Matthew Greenfield
Writer: Mike White
BEST DEBUT PERFORMANCE
(Actors making their first appearance in a feature film)
BEST FEMALE LEAD
BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE
BEST MALE LEAD
BEST SUPPORTING MALE
BEST FOREIGN FILM
(Award given to the Director. Executive Producers are not listed)
(Award Given to Director)
FINALISTS FOR MOVADO SOMEONE TO WATCH AWARD
FINALISTS FOR DirectTV/IFC TRUER THAN FICTION AWARD
Right: A Modern Cannibal Tale"
FINALISTS FOR MOTOROLA PRODUCERS AWARD