Riz Ahmed

'Birdman,' 'Nightcrawler,' 'Selma' lead indie Spirit Award nominations

'Birdman,' 'Nightcrawler,' 'Selma' lead indie Spirit Award nominations

Alejándro G. Iñárritu’s “Birdman” dominated the nominations Tuesday for the 30th Film Independent Spirit Awards, earning six -- for best film, director, lead actor for Michael Keaton, supporting actor for Edward Norton and supporting actress for Emma Stone. Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" earned five nominations: best film, director, editing, supporting actor for Ethan Hawke and supporting actress for Patricia Arquette. Also earning five nominations were Dan Gilroy's "Nightcrawler" and Ava DuVernay's "Selma." The former is up for best first feature, screenplay, editing, lead actor for Jake Gyllenhaal and...