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Eddie Izzard prepares for his big night

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British comedian Eddie Izzard says hosting this year's Independent Spirit Awards will be his first and last Hollywood awards show gig.

They recognise the best independent films, with Precious, (500) Days of Summer, The Last Station, Amreeka and Sin Nombre all in the running for Best Picture.

Eddie's also the subject of new documentary Believe, which covers his comedy, cross-dressing and childhood and features George Clooney.

Film clips courtesy of Lionsgate, Fox Searchlight, Sony Pictures Classics, National Geographic and Focus Features. Documentary clip courtesy of Salient Media.

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