12 Years a Slave wins with Florida Film Critics

Picture: 12 Years a Slave Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years a Slave Actress: Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine Supporting Actor: Jared Leto, The Dallas Buyers Club Supporting Actress: Lupita Nyong’O, 12 Years a Slave Director: Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave Adapted Screenplay:...
Posted On 18 Dec 2013

2013 Village Voice Film Poll

(Thanks Marshall!) Best Film 1. Inside Llewyn Davis — points: 347; mentions: 55 2. Her — points: 317; mentions: 46 3. 12 Years a Slave — points: 277; mentions: 44 4. Before Midnight — points: 256; mentions: 38 5. The Act of Killing — points: 189; mentions: 36 6. Leviathan —...
Posted On 17 Dec 2013

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards

(thanks, Marshall!) BEST PICTURE “12 Years a Slave”   TOP TEN FILMS OF 2013 (in alphabetical order) “12 Years a Slave” “American Hustle” “Captain Phillips” “Dallas Buyers Club” “Gravity” “Mud” “Nebraska” “Philomena” “Saving Mr. Banks” “Short Term 12″   BEST DIRECTOR Alfonso...
Posted On 17 Dec 2013

St Louis Film Critics Awards

Best Film: “12 Years a Slave” (runner-up): “American Hustle” Best Director: Steve McQueen (“12 Years a Slave”) (runner-up): Alfonso Cuaron (“Gravity”) Best Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor (“12 Years a Slave”) (runner-up):...
Posted On 17 Dec 2013

African American Film Critics Name 12 Years a Slave Best Picture of the year

It remains fundamentally wrong to me that there has to be a special group of critics for African Americans. The critics in this country should work harder to diversify their membership.  Same goes for women.  The Los Angeles Film Critics is 45 males to 11 females, etc. 1. “12...
Posted On 13 Dec 2013