It certainly was a 'Precious' night at the annual Film Independent Spirit Awards as the movie about a pregnant black teenager growing up abused and illiterate in Harlem walked away with five prizes, winning in every category in which it was nominated.

'Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire' won best feature, best director for Lee Daniels, best first screenplay for Geoffrey Fletcher, best female lead for Gabourey Sidibe and best supporting female for Mo'Nique.

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