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The British Academy Film Awards are presented in an annual award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts ( BAFTA ). It is often considered to be the British counterpart of the Academy Awards. As of 2008, it has taken place in Central London at the Royal Opera House, the latter having taken over from the flagship Odeon cinema on Leicester Square. The 67th British Academy Film Awards took place on 16 February 2014.

Here is a list of winners in the main categories at the 2014 (British Academy Of Film And Television ARTS) BAFTAs, Britain’s top film honors:

BEST FILM: 12 Years a Slave

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM: Gravity

BEST DIRECTOR: Alfonso Cuaron for Gravity

LEADING ACTOR: Chiwetel Ejiofor in 12 Years a Slave

LEADING ACTRESS: Cate Blanchett in Blue Jasmine

SUPPORTING ACTOR: Barkhad Abdi in Captain Phillips

SUPPORTING ACTRESS: Jennifer Lawrence in American Hustle

DOCUMENTARY: The Act of Killing

ANIMATED FILM: Frozen

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY: Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell for American Hustle

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY: Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope for Philomena

FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE: The Great Beauty

ORIGINAL MUSIC: Gravity

CINEMATOGRAPHY: Gravity