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NY Film Critic Heckles 12 Years A Slave Director   There’s a time and place for everything, but Armond White doesn’t seem to thinks so. The film critic has been kicked out of the New York Film Critics Circle after allegedly yelling harsh words to “12 Years A Slave”...

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12 Years A Slave Was Nominated For 7 Awards   Steve McQueen’s searing depiction of slavery in pre-Civil War America did not take home any awards for acting, directing, screenplay or any of the music categories.   However, actors Lupita Nyong'o, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sarah...

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TIFF News: 12 Years a Slave Takes Top Prize!

12 Years a Slave, based on an 1853 memoir of a free black man sold into slavery, won the top prize at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday.       The film, by Grenadian director Steve McQueen and starring Chiwetel Ejiofor, took home the...

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TIFF Is Here!!! One of the world’s largest international film festivals is back with some awesome must-see films! Scroll down to find Jem’s picks this year: 1. 12 Years a Slave: British artist and filmmaker Steve McQueen takes on the Civil War era with 12 Years a...

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