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Online Film Critics Awards 2013

posted by Nell Minow

I am very proud to announce this year’s award winners (in bold) and nominees from the Online Film Critics Society:

Best Picture

^ 12 Years a Slave^ 
American Hustle
Before Midnight
Blue Is the Warmest Color
Drug War
Gravity
Her
Inside Llewyn Davis
Short Term 12
The Wind Rises

Best Animated Feature

Despicable Me 2
From Up on Poppy Hill
Frozen
Monsters University
^ The Wind Rises^

Best Film Not in the English Language

^ Blue Is the Warmest Color^ 
Drug War
Museum Hours
Wadjda
The Wind Rises

Best Documentary

56 Up
^ The Act of Killing^ 
At Berkeley
Blackfish
Stories We Tell

GRAVITYBest Director

Joel Coen, Ethan Coen – Inside Llewyn Davis
^ Alfonso Cuaron – Gravity^ 
Spike Jonze – Her
Steve McQueen – 12 Years a Slave
Hayao Miyazaki – The Wind Rises

Best Actor

^ Chiwetel Ejiofor – 12 Years a Slave^ 
Tom Hanks – Captain Phillips
Oscar Isaac – Inside Llewyn Davis
Mads Mikkelsen – The Hunt
Joaquin Phoenix – Her

Best Actress

Amy Adams – American Hustle
^ Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine^ 
Julie Delpy – Before Midnight
Adèle Exarchopoulos – Blue Is the Warmest Color
Brie Larsen – Short Term 12

Best Supporting Actor

Barkhad Abdi – Captain Phillips
^ Michael Fassbender – 12 Years a Slave^ 
Jared Leto – Dallas Buyers Club
Matthew McConaughey – Mud
Sam Rockwell – The Way, Way Back

Best Supporting Actress

Sally Hawkins – Blue Jasmine
Scarlett Johansson – Her
Jennifer Lawrence – American Hustle
^ Lupita Nyong’o – 12 Years a Slave^ 
Léa Seydoux – Blue Is the Warmest Color

her-joaquin-phoenix-spike-jonzeBest Original Screenplay

American Hustle
Blue Jasmine
^ Her^ 
Inside Llewyn Davis
Museum Hours

Best Adapted Screenplay

^ 12 Years a Slave^ 
Before Midnight
In the House
Short Term 12
The Wind Rises

Best Editing

12 Years a Slave
Drug War
^ Gravity^ 
Her
Inside Llewyn Davis

Best Cinematography

12 Years a Slave
The Grandmaster
^ Gravity ^
The Great Beauty
Inside Llewyn Davis

Best Non-U.S. Release (non-competitive category)

Closed Curtain
Gloria
Like Father, Like Son
Our Sunhi
R100
The Rocket
Stranger By the Lake
We Are the Best!
Le Weekend
Why Don’t You Play in Hell?

Special Awards

^ Best Sound Design: Gravity^ 
^ Best Visual Effects: Gravity^ 
^ To Roger Ebert, for inspiring so many of our members^



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