And the Indie Spirit Award winners are ...

Written by Barbara Vancheri on .

If you plan to watch the Indie Spirit Awards tonight on TV and prefer to be surprised, look away.

lupita“12 Years a Slave” was named best feature at the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards at Santa Monica Beach this afternoon. The full list of winners:

Best feature: “12 Years a Slave.”

Best director: Steve McQueen, “12 Years a Slave.”

Best male lead: Matthew McConaughey, “Dallas Buyers Club.”

Best female lead: Cate Blanchett, “Blue Jasmine.”

Best supporting male: Jared Leto, “Dallas Buyers Club.”

Best supporting female: Lupita Nyong’o, “12 Years a Slave.”

Best documentary: “20 Feet from Stardom.”

Best cinematography: Sean Bobbitt, “12 Years a Slave.”

Best screenplay: John Ridley, “12 Years a Slave.”

Best editing: Nat Sanders, “Short Term 12.”

Best international film: “Blue Is the Warmest Color,” France.

Best first feature: “Fruitvale Station,” award to director Ryan Coogler, producers Nina Yang Bongiovi, Forest Whitaker.

Best first screenplay: Bob Nelson, “Nebraska.”

Robert Altman Award: “Mud,” given to director, casting director and ensemble cast.

17th annual Piaget Producers Award: Toby Halbrooks and James M. Johnston.

John Cassavetes Award: “This Is Martin Bonner.”

20th annual Someone to Watch Award: Shaka King, director of “Newlyweeds.”

19th annual Stella Artois Truer Than Fiction Award: Jason Osder, director of “Let the Fire Burn.”

Lupita Nyong’o with her mother, Dorothy, arriving at the awards. Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP.

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