..Gary Dretzka
..Noah Forrest
..Leonard Klady
..David Poland
..Douglas Pratt
..Ray Pride
..Kim Voynar
..Michael Wilmington

 


Indie Spirit Awards

 

BEST FEATURE
Award given to the Producer

* Executive Producers are not listed.

  • Juno
    Producers: Lianne Halfon, John Malkovich, Mason Novick, Russell Smith

BEST DIRECTOR

  • Julian Schnabel
    The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

BEST FIRST FEATURE
Award given to the director and producer

  • The Lookout
    Director: Scott Frank
    Producers: Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Laurence Mark, Walter Parkes

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 listed.

  • August Evening
    Writer/Directpr: Chris Eska
    Producers: Connie Hill, Jason Wehling

BEST SCREENPLAY

  • Tamara Jenkins
    The Savages

BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY

  • Diablo Cody
    Juno

BEST FEMALE LEAD

  • Ellen Page
    Juno

BEST MALE LEAD

  • Philip Seymour Hoffman
    The Savages

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE

  • Cate Blanchett
    I'm Not There

BEST SUPPORTING MALE

  • Chiwetel Ejiofor
    Talk To Me

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • Janusz Kaminski
    The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Award given to the director

  • Crazy Love
    Director: Dan Klores

BEST FOREIGN FILM
Award given to the director

  • Once
    Director: John Carney
    ( Ireland)

ROBERT ALTMAN AWARD
Given to one film's director, casting director and its ensemble cast

I'm Not There
Director: Todd Haynes
Casting Director: Laura Rosenthal
Ensemble Cast: Cate Blanchett, Christian Bale, Richard Gere, Heath Ledger


Nominations


BEST FEATURE
Award given to the Producer

* Executive Producers are not listed.
  • The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
    Producers: Kathleen Kennedy, Jon Kilik
  • I'm Not There
    Producers: Christine Vachon, John Sloss, John Goldwyn, James D. Stern
  • Juno
    Producers: Lianne Halfon, John Malkovich, Mason Novick, Russell Smith
  • A Mighty Heart
    Producers: Dede Gardner, Andrew Eaton, Brad Pitt
  • Paranoid Park
    Producers: Neil Kopp, David Cress

BEST DIRECTOR

  • Todd Haynes
    I'm Not There
  • Tamara Jenkins
    The Savages
  • Jason Reitman
    Juno
  • Julian Schnabel
    The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
  • Gus Van Sant
    Paranoid Park

BEST FIRST FEATURE
Award given to the director and producer

  • 2 Days in Paris
    Director: Julie Delpy
    Producers: Julie Delpy, Christophe Mazodier, Thierry Potok
  • Great World of Sound
    Director: Craig Zobel
    Producers: Melissa Palmer, David Gordon Green, Richard Wright, Craig Zobel
  • The Lookout
    Director: Scott Frank
    Producers: Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Laurence Mark, Walter Parkes
  • Rocket Science
    Director: Jeffrey Blitz
    Producers: Effie T. Brown, Sean Welch
  • Vanaja
    Director: Rajnesh Domalpalli
    Producer: Latha R. Domalapalli

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 listed.

  • August Evening
    Writer/Directpr: Chris Eska
    Producers: Connie Hill, Jason Wehling
  • Owl and the Sparrow
    Writer/Director: Stephane Gauger
    Producers: Nguyen Van Quan, Doan Nhat Nam, Stephane Gauger
  • The Pool
    Director: Chris Smith
    Producer: Kate Noble
    Writer: Chris Smith & Randy Russell
  • Quiet City
    Director: Aaron Katz
    Producers: Brendan McFadden, Ben Stambler
    Writers: Aaron Katz, Erin Fisher, Cris Lankenau
  • Shotgun Stories
    Writer/Director: Jeff Nichols
    Producers: David Gordon Green, Lisa Muskat, Jeff Nichols

BEST SCREENPLAY

  • Ronald Harwood
    The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
  • Tamara Jenkins
    The Savages
  • Fred Parnes & Andrew Wagner
    Starting Out in the Evening
  • Adrienne Shelly
    Waitress
  • Mike White
    Year of the Dog

BEST FIRST SCREENPLAY

  • Jeffrey Blitz
    Rocket Science
  • Zoe Cassavetes
    Broken English
  • Diablo Cody
    Juno
  • Kelly Masterson
    Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
  • John Orloff
    A Mighty Heart

BEST FEMALE LEAD

  • Angelina Jolie
    A Mighty Heart
  • Sienna Miller
    Interview
  • Ellen Page
    Juno
  • Parker Posey
    Broken English
  • Tang Wei
    Lust, Caution

BEST MALE LEAD

  • Pedro Castaneda
    August Evening
  • Don Cheadle
    Talk To Me
  • Philip Seymour Hoffman
    The Savages
  • Frank Langella
    Starting Out in the Evening
  • Tony Leung
    Lust, Caution

BEST SUPPORTING FEMALE

  • Cate Blanchett
    I'm Not There
  • Anna Kendrick
    Rocket Science
  • Jennifer Jason Leigh
    Margot at the Wedding
  • Tamara Podemski
    Four Sheets to the Wind
  • Marisa Tomei
    Before the Devil Knows You're Dead

BEST SUPPORTING MALE

  • Chiwetel Ejiofor
    Talk To Me
  • Marcus Carl Franklin
    I'm Not There
  • Kene Holliday
    Great World of Sound
  • Irrfan Khan
    The Namesake
  • Steve Zahn
    Rescue Dawn

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • Mott Hupfel
    The Savages
  • Janusz Kaminski
    The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
  • Milton Kam
    Vanaja
  • Mihai Malaimare, Jr.
    Youth Without Youth
  • Rodrigo Prieto
    Lust, Caution

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Award given to the director

  • Crazy Love
    Director: Dan Klores
  • Lake of Fire
    Director: Tony Kaye
  • Manufactured Landscapes
    Director: Jennifer Baichwal
  • The Monastery
    Director: Pernille Rose Grønkjær
  • The Prisoner or: How I Planned to Kill Tony Blair
    Directors: Petra Epperlein & Michael Tucker

BEST FOREIGN FILM
Award given to the director

  • 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days
    Director: Cristian Mungiu
    ( Romania)
  • The Band's Visit
    Director: Eran Kolirin
    ( Israel)
  • Lady Chatterley
    Director: Pascale Ferran
    ( France)
  • Once
    Director: John Carney
    ( Ireland)
  • Persepolis
    Directors: Vincent Paronnaud & Marjane Satrapi
    ( France)

ROBERT ALTMAN AWARD
Given to one film's director, casting director and its ensemble cast

I'm Not There
Director: Todd Haynes
Casting Director: Laura Rosenthal
Ensemble Cast: Cate Blanchett, Christian Bale, Richard Gere, Heath Ledger

 

 

 


 

 

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