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Indie Spirit Award Nominations Analysis- 'Moonrise Kingdom,' 'Silver Linings Playbook' Lead Noms (UPDATED)

Thompson on Hollywood By Anne Thompson and Beth Hanna | Thompson on Hollywood November 27, 2012 at 1:30PM

The Indie Spirit Award Nominations came rolling in this morning, with "Beasts of the Southern Wild," "Bernie," "Keep the Lights On," "Moonrise Kingdom" and "Silver Linings Playbook" all securing Best Feature nominations. Full list below.
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Nurse Johnson, 'The Waiting Room'
Nurse Johnson, 'The Waiting Room'
BEST FEATURE:

  • "Beasts of the Southern Wild"
  • "Bernie"
  • "Keep the Lights On"
  • "Moonrise Kingdom"
  • "Silver Linings Playbook"

BEST DIRECTOR:

  • Wes Anderson, "Moonrise Kingdom"
  • Julia Loktev, "The Loneliest Planet"
  • David O. Russell, "Silver Linings Playbook"
  • Ira Sachs, "Keep the Lights On"
  • Martin McDonagh, "Seven Psychopaths"

BEST FEMALE LEAD:

  • LInda Cardellini, "Return"
  • Emayatzy Corinealdi, "Middle of Nowhere"
  • Jennifer Lawrence, "Silver Linings Playbook"
  • Quvenzhane 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"
  • Thur Lindhardt, "Keep the Lights On"
  • Matthew McConaughey, "Killer Joe"
  • Wendell Pierce, "Four"

BEST SCREENPLAY:

  • Wes Anderson, Roman Coppola, "Moonrise Kingdom"
  • Zoe Kazan, "Ruby Sparks"
  • Martin McDonagh, "Seven Psychopaths"
  • David O. Russell, "Silver Linings Playbook"
  • Ira Sachs, Mauricio Zacharias, "Keep the Lights On"

BEST FIRST FEATURE:

  • "Fill the Void"
  • "Gimme the Loot"
  • "Safety Not Guaranteed"
  • "Sound of My Voice"
  • "The Perks of Being a Wallflower"

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"

BEST SUPPORTING MALE:

  • Matthew McConaughey, "Magic Mike"
  • David Oyelowo, "Middle of Nowhere"
  • Sam Rockwell, "Seven Psychopaths"
  • Bruce Willis, "Moonrise Kingdom"
  • Michael Pena, "End of Watch"

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE:

  • Rosemarie Dewitt, "Your Sister's Sister"
  • Ann Dowd, "Compliance"
  • Helen Hunt, "The Sessions"
  • Brit Marling, "The Sound of My Voice"
  • Lorraine Toussaint, "The Middle of Nowhere"

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY:

  • Yoni Brook, "Valley of Saints"
  • Lol Crowley, "Here"
  • Ben Richardson, "Beasts of the Southern Wild"
  • Roman Vasyanov, "End of Watch"
  • Robert Yeoman, "Moonrise Kingdom"

BEST DOCUMENTARY:

  • "How to Survive a Plague"
  • "Marina Abramovic: The Artist is Present"
  • "The Central Park Five"
  • "The Invisible War"
  • "The Waiting Room"

BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM:

  • "Amour"
  • "Once Upon a Time in Anatolia"
  • "Rust and Bone"
  • "Sister"
  • "War Witch"

JOHN CASSAVETES AWARD:

  • "Breakfast with Curtis"
  • "Middle of Nowhere"
  • "Mosquita y Mari"
  • "Starlet"
  • "The Color Wheel"

PIAGET PRODUCERS AWARD:

  • "Nobody Walks," Alicia Van Couvering
  • "Stones in the Sun," Mynette Louie
  • "Prince Avalanche," Derek Tseng

STELLA ARTOIS TRUER THAN FICTION AWARD:

  • "Leviathan," dirs. Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Verena Paravel
  • "The Waiting Room," dir. Peter Nicks
  • "Only the Young," dirs. Jasonyyee Tippet, Elizabeth Mimms

19TH ANNUAL SOMEONE TO WATCH AWARD:

  • David Fenster, "Pincus"
  • Adam Leon, "Gimme the Loot"
  • Rebecca Thomas, "Electrick Children"

ROBERT ALTMAN AWARD (Given to one film's director, ensemble cast and casting director):

"Starlet"

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