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Before the stars hit the Oscars red carpet Sunday, Lupita Nyong'o, Cate Blanchett and more stars braved the rain to attend the more relaxed Independent Spirit Awards Saturday in Santa Monica, Calif.

And they saw 12 Years a Slave steal the show.

The slave drama won big, taking home five awards, including best feature, best director for Steve McQueen, best supporting actress for Nyong'o and best cinematography…and it wasn't the only big winner of the night.

Although Dallas Buyers Club didn't nab the best feature nod, the film's stars Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto took home awards for best actor and best supporting actor, respectively.

Cate Blanchett, meanwhile, nabbed best actress for Blue Jasmine.

Take a look at the rest of the big winners at the 2014 Independent Spirit Awards!

Lupita Nyong'O

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Best Feature: 12 Years a Slave

Best Director: Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave

Best Screenplay: Bob Nelson, Nebraska

Best First Feature: Fruitvale Station

Best First Screenplay: Bob Nelson, Nebraska

John Cassavetes Award: This Is Martin Bonner

Best Female Lead: Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine

Best Male Lead: Matthew McConaughey, Dallas Buyers Club

Best Supporting Female: Lupita Nyong'o, 12 Years a Slave

Jared Leto

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Best Supporting Actor: Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club

Best Cinematography: Sean Bobbitt, 12 Years a Slave

Best Documentary: 20 Feet from Stardom

Best International Film: Blue Is the Warmest Color

Robert Altman Award: Mud

Piaget Producers Award: Toby Halbrooks and James M. Johnston

Someone to Watch Award: Shaka King, Newlyweeds

Truer than Fiction Award: Jason Osder, Let the Fire Burn