National Board of Review Awards: Complete List of Winners

The National Board of Review has been presenting prizes since 1932 when “I Was a Fugitive from a Chain Gang” won Best Picture.

On Wednesday, it announced the winners of this year’s kudos which will be presented on Jan. 7 at Gotham’s Cipriani 42nd Street. (Read the full report here.)

BEST PICTURE
Her

BEST DIRECTOR
Spike Jonze, “Her

BEST ACTOR
Bruce Dern, “Nebraska

BEST ACTRESS
Emma Thompson, “Saving Mr. Banks

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR
Will Forte, “Nebraska

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS
Octavia Spencer, “Fruitvale Station

BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
Joel and Ethan Coen, “Inside Llewyn Davis

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY
Terence Winter, “The Wolf of Wall Street

BEST ENSEMBLE
Prisoners

BEST ANIMATED FEATURE
The Wind Rises

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE FILM 
The Past

BEST DOCUMENTARY
Stories We Tell

SPOTLIGHT AWARD
Career collaboration of Martin Scorsese and Leonardo DiCaprio

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCES
Adele Exarchopoulos, “#Blue is the Warmest Colo#r”
Michael B. Jordan, “Fruitvale Station

DEBUT DIRECTOR
Ryan Coogler, “Fruitvale Station”

CREATIVE INNOVATION IN FILMMAKING 
Gravity

FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION
Wadjda

BEST PICTURE NOMINEES (alphabetical)
“12 Years a Slave”
“Fruitvale Station”
Gravity
Inside Llewyn Davis
“Lone Survivor”
“Nebraska”
Prisoners
Saving Mr. Banks
“The Secret Life of Walter Mitty”
The Wolf of Wall Street

BEST FOREIGN LANGUAGE NOMINEES (alphabetical)
“Beyond the Hills”
“Gloria”
“The Grandmaster”
“A Hijacking”
“The Hunt”

BEST DOCUMENTARY NOMINEES (alphabetical)
“20 Feet from Stardom”
“The Act of Killing”
“After Tiller”
“Casting By”
“The Square”

BEST INDEPENDENT FILMS (alphabetical)
“Ain’t Them Bodies Saints”
“Dallas Buyers Club”
“In a World…”
“Mother of George”
“Much Ado About Nothing”
“Mud”
“The Place Beyond the Pines”
“Short Term 12”
“Sightseers”
“The Spectacular Now”

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