Sunday, 2 February 2014

LONDON CRITICS CIRCLE FILM AWARDS - 12 YEARS A SLAVE AND ALFONSO CUARON WIN AGAIN


Barkhad Abdi's win for Best Supporting Actor at the London Critics' Circle Film Awards tonight was the only major surprise, as the critics' picks continued to garner awards. Once more, 12 Years a Slave wins a Best Picture award, while Gravity's Alfonso Cuaron wins a corresponding Best Director award. Nominations can be found here.

Film of the Year
12 Years a Slave

Director of the Year
Alfonso Cuaron (Gravity)

Actor of the Year
Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave)

Actress of the Year
Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine)

Supporting Actor of the Year
Barkhad Abdi (Captain Phillips)

Supporting Actress of the Year
Lupita Nyong'o (12 Years a Slave)

Screenwriter of the Year
Ethan Coen and Joel Coen (Inside Llewyn Davis)

Technical Achievement of the Year
Tim Webber - visual effects (Gravity)

Documentary of the Year
The Act of Killing

Foreign Language Film of the Year
Blue Is the Warmest Colour

British Film of the Year
The Selfish Giant

British Actor of the Year
James McAvoy (Filth / Trance / Welcome to the Punch)

British Actress of the Year
Judi Dench (Philomena)

Breakthrough British Filmmaker of the Year
Jon S. Baird (Filth)

Young British Actor of the Year
Conner Chapman (The Selfish Giant)

Dilys Powell Award for Contribution to British Cinema
Gary Oldman