"12 Years" Dominates Chicago Film Critics

Chicago weighs in and crowns 12 Years a Slave with just about everything:

  • Film: 12 Years a Slave
  • Director: Steve McQueen, 12 Years a Slave
  • Actor: Chiwetel Ejiofor, 12 Years a Slave
  • Actress: Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine
  • Supporting Actor: Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club
  • Supporting Actress: Lupita Nyong'o, 12 Years a Slave
  • Documentary: The Act of Killing
  • Breakthrough Performance: Adele Exarchopoulos, Blue is the Warmest Color
  • Most Promising Filmmaker: Destin Daniel Cretton, Short Term 12
  • Original Screenplay: Her
  • Adapted Screenplay: 12 Years a Slave
  • Animated Film: The Wind Rises
  • Foreign Language Film: The Act of Killing
  • Original Score: Her
  • Production Design: Gravity
  • Cinematography: Gravity
  • Editing: Gravity