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Dec 17, 2013

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2013


Chicago Film Critics Association announced their winners and as expected, "12 Years a Slave" was the big winner. The Steve McQueen directed film won 5 awards. "The Act of Killing" was awarded both documentary and foreign language film prizes. While Spike Jonze's "Her" won for its original screenplay and score.

Below is the full list of the winners:

Best Picture:
12 Years a Slave

Best Director:
Steve McQueen (12 Years a Slave)


Best Actor:
Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave)

Best Actress:
Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine)

Best Supporting Actor:
Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club)

Best Supporting Actress:
Lupita Nyong'o (12 Years a Slave)

Best Original Screenplay:
Spike Jonze (Her)

Best Adapted Screenplay:
John Ridley (12 Years a Slave)

Best Foreign Language Film:
The Act of Killing

Best Animated Feature:
The Wind Rises

Best Documentary:
The Act of Killing

Best Editing:
Gravity

Best Cinematography:
Emmanuel Lubezki (Gravity)

Best Art Direction/Production Design:
Gravity

Best Original Score:
Her

Most Promising Filmmaker:
Destin Cretton (Short Term 12)

Most Promising Performer:
Adele Exarchopoulos (Blue Is the Warmest Colour)