2007 Independent Spirit Awards Winners

Little Miss Sunshine won the top prize at the 2007 Independent Spirit Awards, a day before the underdog indie comedy competes for Best Picture at the 2007 Academy Awards. Could the little indie that could win an Oscar? Check out the full list of winners after the jump.

Best Feature: Little Miss Sunshine

Best Female Lead: Shareeka Epps for Half Nelson

Best Male Lead: Ryan Gosling for Half Nelson

Best Supporting Female: Frances McDormand for Friends with Money

Best Supporting Male: Alan Arkin for Little Miss Sunshine

Best Director: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris for Little Miss Sunshine

Best Screenplay: Jason Reitman for Thank You for Smoking

Best First Screenplay: Michael Arndt for Little Miss Sunshine

Best Cinematography: Guillermo Navarro for Pan's Labyrinth

Best First Feature: Sweet Land

Best Foreign Film: Leben der Anderen, Das

Best Documentary: The Road to Guantanamo

John Cassavetes Award: Quincea�era

Truer Than Fiction Award: P.O.V.: The Tailenders (#19.5)

I'm glad to see Quincea�era get an award, but I'm surprised that Pan's Labyrinth didn't win best feature.