2nd Independent Spirit Awards

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2nd Independent Spirit Awards
DateMarch 28, 1987
SiteLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Hosted byBuck Henry
Best FilmPlatoon
Most awardsPlatoon (4)
Most nominationsBlue Velvet (6)
Salvador (6)

The 2nd Independent Spirit Awards, honoring the best in independent filmmaking for 1986, were announced on March 28, 1987.[1][2] The ceremony was hosted by Buck Henry and was held at 385 North, a restaurant in Los Angeles.[3][4][5][6][7][8][2]

Winners and nominees[edit]

Oliver Stone, Best Director & Best Screenplay winner
James Woods, Best Male Lead winner
Isabella Rossellini, Best Female Lead winner
Best Feature Best Director
Platoon Oliver StonePlatoon
Best Male Lead Best Female Lead
James WoodsSalvador Isabella RosselliniBlue Velvet
Best Screenplay Best First Feature
PlatoonOliver Stone She's Gotta Have It
Best Cinematography
PlatoonRobert Richardson

Films with multiple nominations and awards[edit]

Films that received multiple nominations
Nominations Film
6 Blue Velvet
5 Platoon
3 Down by Law
Stand by Me
2 She's Gotta Have It
Films that won multiple awards
Awards Film
4 Platoon

Special awards[edit]

Special Distinction Award[edit]

A Room with a View


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  2. ^ a b "Independence days". Variety. 2005-02-24. Retrieved 2014-03-13.
  3. ^ ROBERT LINDSEY (1985-08-18). "California Grows Her Own Cuisine". The New York Times. Retrieved 2018-09-21.
  4. ^ MARIAN BURROS (1984-07-04). "In Los Angeles, High-Style Restaurant Fare". The New York Times. Retrieved 2018-09-21.
  5. ^ COLMAN ANDREWS (1987-12-06). "Can Rosalie's Succeed Where 385 North Fell on Its Souffle?". Articles.latimes.com. Retrieved 2018-09-21.
  6. ^ RUTH REICHL (1987-12-25). "385 North Turns to the Southwest". Articles.latimes.com. Retrieved 2018-09-21.
  7. ^ "375 N La Cienega Blvd, Los Angeles, CA, 90048 - Apartments Property For Lease on". Loopnet.com. 2013-11-15. Retrieved 2018-09-21.
  8. ^ "385 North, Los Angeles (CLOSED): The Chef and Restaurant Database". ChefDb. 2007-10-09. Retrieved 2018-09-21.

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