01/10/2009 09:26 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Independent Spirit Awards : Three-Way Tie At The Top

The Hollywood Reporter examines the three-way tie at the top of the 2009 Independent Spirit Awards:

With six nominations each, "Ballast," a drama about survival in the Mississippi Delta, "Frozen River," a portrait of two single moms on the Canadian border, and "Rachel Getting Married," the account of a dysfunctional family wedding, led the nominees for Film Independent's Spirit Awards, announced Tuesday morning.

All three films were nominated for best feature along "Wendy and Lucy" and "The Wrestler."


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