BEST DIRECTOR — Alfonso Cuarón for GRAVITY
Runner-ups: Paul Greengrass for CAPTAIN PHILLIPS, Spike Jonze for HER, Sarah Polley for STORIES WE TELL, Dennis Villeneuve for PRISONERS.
BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY — HER by Spike Jonze
Runner-ups: FRANCES HA by Noah Baumbach & Greta Gerwig, MUD by Jeff Nichols, PRISONERS by Aaron Guzikowski, WADJDA by Haifaa Al-Mansour.
BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY — BEFORE MIDNIGHT by Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke
Runner-ups: CAPTAIN PHILLIPS by Billy Ray, THE GREAT PASSAGE by Kansaku Watanabe, SHORT TERM 12 by Destin Daniel Cretton, 12 YEARS A SLAVE by John Ridley.
BEST FILM EDITING — CAPTAIN PHILLIPS by Christopher Rouse
Runner-ups: GRAVITY by Alfonso Cuarón and Mark Sanger, HER by Eric Zumbrunnen and Jeff Buchanan, RUSH by Daniel Hanley and Mike Hill, STOKER by Nicolas De Toth.
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY — GRAVITY by Emmanuel Lubezki
Runner-ups: HER by Hoyte van Hoytema, STOKER by Chung Chung-hoon, PRISONERS by Roger Deakins, 12 YEARS A SLAVE by Sean Bobbitt.
BEST VISUAL EFFECT — GRAVITY
Runner-ups: THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG, OBLIVION, PACIFIC RIM, STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS
BEST ORIGINAL SCORE — HER by Arcade Fire and Owen Pallett
Runner-ups: GRAVITY by Steven Price, OBLIVION by M83, PHILOMENA by Alexandre Desplat, STOKER by Clint Mansell
BEST ART DIRECTION — STOKER
Runner-ups: GRAVITY, THE GREAT GATSBY, HER, OBLIVION
BEST COSTUME DESIGN — THE GREAT GATSBY by Catherine Martin
Runner-ups: HER by Casey Strong and THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE by Trish Summerville
BEST ACTING ENSEMBLE — AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY
Runner-ups: AMERICAN HUSTLE, HER, PRISONERS, SHORT TERM 12
Next up, is the last entry of my Annual List: 20 Most Anticipated Films of 2014, stay tuned!