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'Like Crazy' wins drama prize at Sundance

Actress Felicity Jones is shown in a scene of the 2011 film, 'Like Crazy.' (Photo courtesy of Crispy Films / Indian Paintbrush)

January 30, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A romantic film called, "Like Crazy" starring Felicity Jones won the grand jury prize for a U.S. drama at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival.

Jones also received a special jury prize for acting in the movie.

The movie follows the story of a young couple in a long-distance relationship.

Jones, who was not in attendance, was given the honor by America Ferrera, who said "the 2011 Sundance Film Festival will go down as the year of the actress."

Peter D. Richardson's film "How to die in Oregon" won the grand jury U.S. documentary prize. It follows terminally ill patients living in Oregon, the first state to legalize physician-assisted suicide.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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