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12 Years a Slave

’12 Years a Slave’

The nearly 50 members of the Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association have announced their awards.

Best Film: 12 Years a Slave.

Best Director: Alfonso Cuarón for Gravity.

Best Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor for 12 Years a Slave.

Best Actress: Cate Blanchett for Blue Jasmine.

Best Supporting Actor: Jared Leto for Dallas Buyers Club.

Best Supporting Actress: Lupita Nyong’o for 12 Years a Slave.

Best Acting Ensemble: 12 Years a Slave.

Best Youth Performance: Tye Sheridan for Mud.

Best Adapted Screenplay: John Ridley for 12 Years a Slave.

Best Original Screenplay: Spike Jonze for Her.

Best Foreign Language Film: The Broken Circle Breakdown.

Best Animated Feature: Frozen.

Best Documentary: Blackfish.

Best Art Direction: Catherine Martin for The Great Gatsby (with a special mention for set designer Beverley Dunn).

Best Cinematography: Emmanuel Lubezki for Gravity.

Best Editing: Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger for Gravity.

Best Original Score: Hans Zimmer for 12 Years a Slave.

The Joe Barber Award for Best Portrayal of Washington, D.C.: Lee Daniels’ The Butler.

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