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05/07/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

"Precious" Sweeps Indie Spirit Awards (PHOTOS)

"Precious" swept the 25th Film Independent Spirit Awards on Friday, nabbing awards in each of the five categories it was nominated, including Best Picture. While Lee Daniels took home Best Director, Geoffrey Fletcher was honored for his first screenplay, Mo'Nique for best supporting actress, and the very emotional Gabourey Sidibe for her leading role. Other big winners were Jeff Bridges as leading man Bad Blake in "Crazy Heart" and Scott Neustadter & Michael H. Weber for their screenplay, "500 Days Of Summer." View the full list of Spirit Award Winners here.

(PHOTOS COURTESY OF PATRICK MCMULLAN)