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Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave won the Oscar for Best Picture even as Sundra Bullock and George Clooney-starrer Gravity bagged seven Academy Awards at the 86th Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday.
The Oscar for Best Actor in lead role went to Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club) and for Best Actress in lead role to Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine). The Oscar for Best Director went to Alfonso Cuaron for Gravity.
Gravity, which was nominated for Oscars in as many as 10 categories, led the night with seven Academy Awards, followed by 12 Years a Slave and Dallas Buyers Club with three each.
The evening’s first Oscar went to Jared Leto for Best Supporting Actor in Dallas Buyers Club.
Best Picture: 12 Year a Slave
Best Director: Alfonso Cuaron (Gravity)
Best Actress in lead role: Cate Blanchett (Blue Jasmine)
Best Actor in lead role: Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club)
Best Supporting Actress: Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years a Slave)
Best Supporting Actor – Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club)
Costume: The Great Gatsby
Makeup and Hairstyling: Dallas Buyers Club
Best Animated Short Film: Mr Hublot
Best Animated Feature Film: Frozen
Best Live Action Short Film: Helium
Best Documentary (Short Subject): The Lady In Number 6: Music Saved My Life
Best Documentary (Feature): 20 Feet From Stardom
Best Foreign Language Film: The Great Beauty (Italy)
Best visual effects: Gravity
Best Sound Mixing: Gravity
Best Sound Editing: Gravity
Best Cinematography: Emmanuel Lubezki (Gravity)
Best Film Editing: Alfonso Cuaron and Mark Sanger (Gravity)
Production Design: Catherine Martin and Beverley Dunn (The Great Gatsby)
Best Original Score: Steven Price (Gravity)
Best Original Song: Let it Go (Frozen)
Writing Adapted Screenplay: John Ridley (12 Years a Slave)
Writing Original Screenplay: Spike Jonze (Her)