winners//2014 BAFTA AWARDS

AWARDS COVERAGE



The last major pre-cursor to the upcoming Academy Awards is the British version of the Oscar, the British Academy Film Awards, or BAFTA for short.

Gravity was a beast, winning 6 awards, the most of any other film. But, what looked like a shut out for 12 Years a Slave, proved to be a waiting game as the Steve McQueen film about slavery took home the top prize.

Despite 12 Years Best Film win, it's still anybody's game at this point when it comes to Oscar Sunday. Chiwetel Ejiofer won Best Actor in a category that left out current frontrunner Matthew McConaughey. Jennifer Lawrence has all-but secured her second Oscar, after beating out favorite Luptia Nyong'o for Best Supporting Actress. Cate Blanchett as Best Actress and Alfonso Cuaron as Best Director seem to be the only true safe guesses at this point after the pair added another trophy to their wins this year.

Here's a look at all of tonight's winners:

Best Film
12 Years a Slave

Best Director
Alfonso Cuaron, Gravity

Best Actor
Chiwetel Ejiofer, 12 Years a Slave

Best Actress
Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine

Best Supporting Actor
Barkhad Abdi, Captain Phillips

Best Supporting Actress
Jennifer Lawrence, American Hustle

Best Original Screenplay
American Hustle

Best Adapted Screenplay
Philomena

Best Foreign Language Film
The Great Beauty (Italy)

Best Documentary
The Act of Killing

Best Animated Film
Frozen

Best Original Music
Gravity

Best Special Visual Effects
Gravity

Best Cinematography
Gravity

Best Costume Design
The Great Gatsby

Best Make-Up and Hair
American Hustle

Best Editing
Rush

Best Sound
Gravity

Best Production Design
The Great Gatsby

Outstanding British Film
Gravity 

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