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Vancouver Critics Name '12 Years a Slave' Best Picture of 2013

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The Vancouver Film Critics Circle has become the latest group to declare Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" the Best Picture of 2013. However, unlike most groups, they did not honor it with anything else.

As for the rest of the awards, there wasn't anything out of the ordinary. Alfonso Cuaron picked up another Best Director win for his brilliant "Gravity," while "Inside Llewyn Davis" also scored some big awards (Best Actor and Best Screenplay).

This group also includes a number of Canadian-specific awards, all of which are included in the complete list of winners below:

BEST FILM

12 Years a Slave

BEST DIRECTOR

Alfonso Cuaron, Gravity

BEST ACTOR

Oscar Isaac, Inside Llewyn Davis

BEST ACTRESS

Cate Blanchett, Blue Jasmine

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Jared Leto, Dallas Buyers Club

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Jennifer Lawrence, American Hustle

BEST SCREENPLAY

Joel and Ethan Coen, Inside Llewyn Davis

BEST FOREIGN FILM

The Hunt

BEST DOCUMENTARY

The Act of Killing

CANADIAN AWARDS BEST CANADIAN FILM

The Dirties

BEST ACTOR IN A CANADIAN FILM

Matt Johnson, The Dirties

BEST ACTRESS IN A CANADIAN FILM

Sophie Desmarais, Sarah Prefers to Run

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A CANADIAN FILM

Alexandre Landry, Gabrielle

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A CANADIAN FILM

Lise Roy, Tom at the Farm

BEST DIRECTOR OF A CANADIAN FILM

Jeff Barnaby, Rhymes for Young Ghouls

BEST CANADIAN DOCUMENTARY

My Prairie Home

BEST FIRST FILM BY A CANADIAN DIRECTOR

The Dirties

BEST BRITISH COLUMBIA FILM

Down River

IAN CADDELL AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT

Al Sens

AWARD FOR ACHIEVEMENT

Corinne Lea

Now playing in theaters: The Wolf of Wall Street, Her, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom, Inside Llewyn Davis, American Hustle, Saving Mr. Banks, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, Dallas Buyers Club

Recent Blu-ray/DVD releases: Star Trek: Enterprise - Season Three, Thanks for Sharing, Insidious: Chapter 2, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, Elysium, The Hunt, Touchy Feely, The Rooftop, Drinking Buddies, Inpractical Jokers: Season One, Planes, Paranoia, The To Do List, Blackfish

Also be sure to check out my lists of the Best and Worst Films of 2013.

Follow me on Twitter @BeckFilmCritic.

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