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2005 Independent Spirit Awards

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Garden State

$11.95 | 103 minutes

Best First Screenplay(Nominee)
Best First Feature

Andrew "Large" Largeman (Zach Braff of TV's Scrubs) is returning home to New Jersey for the first time in nine years to attend his mother's funeral. A struggling actor in Los Angeles, he's been living under clouds of medication prescribed by his psychiatrist father (Ian Holm)&hellip…

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The Motorcycle Diaries

$10.95 | 127 minutes

Best Cinematography
Best Debut Performance
Best Director(Nominee)

In 1952, a young medical student and a biochemist from Argentina set off on a road trip across South America. As they straddled their beaten up motorcycle, the men talked in awed tones of the sights they were about to experience. The record of their trip&hellip…

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Hiding and Seeking

$21.95 | 85 minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

In a testimony to the power of tolerance, filmmaker Menachem Daum, his wife, and their sons travel to a Polish town where his father-in-law and his two brothers hid from the Nazis with a non-Jewish family for 28 months. Daum proposes the journey when he becomes increasingly worried that his ultraorthodox&hellip…

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Bright Leaves

$12.95 | minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

Ross McElwee directs this autobiographical documentary about his family's roots in the tobacco business in North Carolina. Taking a sabbatical from his home in Boston, he offers a culturally interesting history of the South as viewed through the biggest, wealthiest tobacco enterprises. Meanwhile, he examines&hellip…

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The War Within

$7.95 | 93 minutes

Best Supporting Male(Nominee)

Written and directed by Joseph Castelo, THE WAR WITHIN is the story of Hassan, a Pakistani engineering student in Paris who is apprehended by western intelligence services for suspected terrorist activities. After his interrogation, Hassan undergoes a radical transformation and embarks upon a terrorist&hellip…

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Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room

$10.95 | 110 minutes

Best Documentary(Nominee)

This searing examination of the Enron accounting scandal reveals the psychology of greed and corporate corruption that facilitated the company's rise to power and also its fall. When Enron went bankrupt in 2001, the principals walked away millionaires--but later faced legal proceedings and jail sentences&hellip…

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