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12 Years a Slave

2013 - ENGLISH - MOVIE

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In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. 12 Years a Slave is a 2013 English-language Biography Drama film featuring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Paul Giamatti, Lupita Nyong'o and Matt Ryan. The movie is inspired from Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup. Filmation Associates in association with 20th Century Fox Television. were the production houses involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Brad Pitt, Steve Mcqueen, Arnon Milchan, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Anthony Katagas and Bill Pohlad. 12 Years a Slave is written by John Ridley and Solomon Northup and it is directed by Steve Mcqueen. Fox Searchlight Pictures acquired the distribution rights for the film. 12 Years a Slave was released on 19th December 2013 and takes a screen time of 134 minutes. and it received positive reviews from critics when it was released and became successful at box office. 12 Years a Slave was made on a budget of $20 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $187 million. The screenplay for the movie was written by John Ridley. Cinematography was done by Sean Bobbitt and editing by Joe Walker. The music was composed by Hans Zimmer. At the 2014 Oscar Awards It won 3 awards including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Lupita Nyong'o), Best Motion Picture of the Year and Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay.
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  • Jini Score
    94%
  • Critics Score
    91%
  • Rating
    8.1/10
  • Box Office
    $ 187 Million
  • Award Winner
  • Jini Score
    94%
  • Critics Score
    91%
  • Rating
    8.1/10
  • Box Office
    $ 187 Million
  • Award Winner
emotionalcinematicpowerfulremarkableextravagant
In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. 12 Years a Slave is a 2013 English-language Biography Drama film featuring Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano, Paul Giamatti, Lupita Nyong'o and Matt Ryan. The movie is inspired from Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup. Filmation Associates in association with 20th Century Fox Television. were the production houses involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Brad Pitt, Steve Mcqueen, Arnon Milchan, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Anthony Katagas and Bill Pohlad. 12 Years a Slave is written by John Ridley and Solomon Northup and it is directed by Steve Mcqueen. Fox Searchlight Pictures acquired the distribution rights for the film. 12 Years a Slave was released on 19th December 2013 and takes a screen time of 134 minutes. and it received positive reviews from critics when it was released and became successful at box office. 12 Years a Slave was made on a budget of $20 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $187 million. The screenplay for the movie was written by John Ridley. Cinematography was done by Sean Bobbitt and editing by Joe Walker. The music was composed by Hans Zimmer. At the 2014 Oscar Awards It won 3 awards including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Lupita Nyong'o), Best Motion Picture of the Year and Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay.

12 Years a Slave Cast & Crew

Awards for 12 Years a Slave
  • BAFTA Awards
    6 WON
    15 NOMINATIONS
  • Academy Awards, USA
    8 WON
    15 NOMINATIONS
  • Golden Globes, USA
    1 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Gold Derby Awards
    7 WON
    37 NOMINATIONS
  • Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards
    3 WON
    32 NOMINATIONS
  • Online Film & Television Association
    14 WON
    30 NOMINATIONS
  • Seattle Film Critics Awards
    0 WON
    22 NOMINATIONS
  • Black Film Critics Circle Awards
    19 WON
    19 NOMINATIONS
  • Alliance of Women Film Journalists
    12 WON
    19 NOMINATIONS
  • Gotham Awards
    0 WON
    16 NOMINATIONS
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards
    1 WON
    16 NOMINATIONS
  • CinEuphoria Awards
    6 WON
    14 NOMINATIONS
  • Black Reel Awards
    13 WON
    14 NOMINATIONS
  • Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
    3 WON
    14 NOMINATIONS
  • Film Independent Spirit Awards
    11 WON
    13 NOMINATIONS
  • Italian Online Movie Awards (IOMA)
    0 WON
    13 NOMINATIONS
  • International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)
    5 WON
    13 NOMINATIONS
  • Acapulco Black Film Festival
    4 WON
    12 NOMINATIONS
  • Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards
    6 WON
    12 NOMINATIONS
  • St. Louis Film Critics Association, US
    7 WON
    12 NOMINATIONS
  • Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA
    0 WON
    12 NOMINATIONS
  • Chicago Film Critics Association Awards
    5 WON
    12 NOMINATIONS
  • Awards Circuit Community Awards
    4 WON
    12 NOMINATIONS
  • Georgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)
    3 WON
    11 NOMINATIONS
  • Críticos de Cinema Online Portugueses Awards
    4 WON
    10 NOMINATIONS
  • AACTA International Awards
    2 WON
    10 NOMINATIONS
  • San Diego Film Critics Society Awards
    0 WON
    10 NOMINATIONS
  • Satellite Awards
    2 WON
    10 NOMINATIONS
  • Central Ohio Film Critics Association
    3 WON
    10 NOMINATIONS
  • Indiewire Critics' Poll
    7 WON
    9 NOMINATIONS
  • San Francisco Film Critics Circle
    3 WON
    9 NOMINATIONS
  • London Critics Circle Film Awards
    3 WON
    9 NOMINATIONS
  • Golden Schmoes Awards
    2 WON
    9 NOMINATIONS
  • Guardian Film Awards, UK
    1 WON
    8 NOMINATIONS
  • Boston Online Film Critics Association
    8 WON
    8 NOMINATIONS
  • Art Directors Guild
    0 WON
    8 NOMINATIONS
  • Online Film Critics Society Awards
    5 WON
    8 NOMINATIONS
  • Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards
    8 WON
    8 NOMINATIONS
  • Houston Film Critics Society Awards
    4 WON
    8 NOMINATIONS
  • North Carolina Film Critics Association
    6 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Denver Film Critics Society
    0 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards
    7 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • International Cinephile Society Awards
    0 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Florida Film Critics Circle Awards
    7 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • New York Film Critics Circle Awards
    7 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards
    7 WON
    7 NOMINATIONS
  • Vancouver Film Critics Circle
    2 WON
    6 NOMINATIONS
  • Image Awards
    4 WON
    6 NOMINATIONS
  • Empire Awards, UK
    1 WON
    6 NOMINATIONS
  • International Online Film Critics' Poll
    2 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Indiana Film Journalists Association, US
    5 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Village Voice Film Poll
    5 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards
    5 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Iowa Film Critics Awards
    5 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • African-American Film Critics Association (AAFCA)
    5 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Utah Film Critics Association Awards
    5 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Toronto Film Critics Association Awards
    0 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • PGA Awards
    5 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • IGN Summer Movie Awards
    1 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Cinema Bloggers Awards, Portugal
    1 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Austin Film Critics Association
    3 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Detroit Film Critic Society, US
    0 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Stockholm Film Festival
    3 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • National Society of Film Critics Awards, USA
    4 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Boston Society of Film Critics Awards
    4 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • MTV Movie + TV Awards
    0 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • New York Film Critics, Online
    4 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Golden Trailer Awards
    2 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards
    3 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • Irish Film and Television Awards
    2 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association (GALECA)
    1 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • BET Awards
    3 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • Casting Society of America, USA
    3 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • Richard Attenborough Film Awards, UK
    2 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Capri, Hollywood
    2 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Hollywood Post Alliance, US
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • USC Scripter Award
    2 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Palm Springs International Film Festival
    2 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards
    2 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Hollywood Film Awards
    2 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • World Soundtrack Awards
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Women's Image Network Awards
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Women Film Critics Circle Awards
    2 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • FICE - Federazione Italiana Cinema d'Essai
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • SESC Film Festival, Brazil
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Ischia Global Film & Music Festival
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Toronto International Film Festival
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Hamptons International Film Festival
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Cinema Writers Circle Awards, Spain
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Film by the Sea International Film Festival
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Mill Valley Film Festival
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Humanitas Prize
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Screenwriters Choice Awards, Online
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Nevada Film Critics Society
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • American Society of Cinematographers, USA
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Guldbagge Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • David di Donatello Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Costume Designers Guild Awards
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Sant Jordi Awards
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Robert Festival
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Directors Guild of America, USA
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • César Awards, France
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Russian National Movie Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Chicago International Film Festival
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • BAFTA/LA Britannia Awards
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • North Texas Film Critics Association, US
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • National Board of Review, USA
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Cinema for Peace Awards
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • British Society of Cinematographers
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • American Cinema Editors, USA
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • AFI Awards, USA
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • AARP Movies for Grownups Awards
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS