1st Independent Spirit Awards
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The 1985 Independent Spirit Awards, honoring the best in independent filmmaking for 1985, were announced on March 22, 1986. The ceremony was held at Rosalie's 385 North restaurant in Los Angeles. It was hosted by Peter Coyote.
Nominees and winners
Best Male Lead
Best Female Lead
- After Hours – Michael Ballhaus
- Blood Simple – Barry Sonnenfeld
- Dim Sum: A Little Bit of Heart – Michael Chin
Special Distinction Award
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