(Films not released or shown in Chicago until 2013)



1.)  The Missing Picture (L'image manquante)           98

Cambodia  France                                     Rithy Panh


2.)  Laurence Anyways                                         96

Canada  France                                          Xavier Dolan 


3.)  A Touch of Sin (Tian zhu ding)                    96

China  Japan                                               Jia Zhang-ke


4.)  Tabu (2012)                                                       96

Portugal  Germany  Brazil  France         Miguel Gomes


5.)  War Witch (Rebelle)                                         95

Canada                                                         Kim Nguyen


6.)   Bastards (Les Salauds)                                95

France                                                           Claire Denis


7.)  Blue Jasmine                                                    95

USA                                                                Woody Allen


8.)  20 Feet from Stardom                                     95

USA                                                                Morgan Neville


9.)  Top of the Lake – made for TV                    95

Australia  Great Britain                              Jane Campion and Garth Davis


10.)  Ginger & Rosa                                                95

Great Britain  Denmark  Canada  Croatia         Sally Potter


11.)  Amour (Love)                                                  94

France  Germany  Austria                        Michael Haneke


12.)  At Berkeley                                                      94

USA                                                                Frederick Wiseman


13.)  Short Term 12                                                94

USA                                                                Dustin Cretton


14.)  Lore                                                                   94

Australia  Germany  Great Britain          Cate Shortland


15.)  The Angel's Share                                        94

Great Britain  France  Belgium  Italy      Ken Loach


16.)  Before Midnight                                             94

USA                                                                Richard Linklater


17.)  The Major (Mayor)                                         93

Russia                                                           Yuri Bykov


18.)  The Hunt (Jagten)                                         93

Denmark                                                       Thomas Vinterberg


19.)  Mud                                                                   93

USA                                                                Jeff Nichols


20.)  Zero Dark Thirty                                            93

USA                                                                Kathryn Bigelow


21.)  Her                                                                     93

USA                                                                Spike Jonze


22.)  Harmony Lessons (Uroki garmonii)         92

Kazakhstan  France  Germany               Emir Baigazin


23.)  American Hustle                                            92

USA                                                                David O. Russell    


24.)  Suzanne                                                           92

France  Belgium                                         Katell Quillévéré


25.)  Stranger By the Lake (L'inconnu du lac)            92

France                                                           Alain Guiraudie        

26.)  Kill Your Darlings                                          92

USA                                                                John Krokidas


27.)  Museum Hours                                              92

USA  Austria                                                Jem Cohen 


28.)  The Gatekeepers (Shomerei Ha'saf)        92

Israel  France  Germany  Belgium          Dror Moreh


29.)  The Spectacular Now                                  92

USA                                                                James Ponsoldt


30.)  A Royal Affair (En kongelig affære)          92

Denmark  Sweden  Czech Republic     Nikolaj Arcel


31.)  The Silence (Das letzte Schweigen)         91

Germany                                                       Baran bo Odar


32.)  Nebraska                                                         91

USA                                                                Alexander Payne 


33.)  To the Wonder                                               91

USA                                                                Terrence Malick


34.)  Happy People: A Year in the Taiga           91

Germany                                                       Werner Herzog and Dmitry Vasyukov


35.)  Aquí y Allá (Here and There)                      91

Spain  USA  Mexico                                   Antonio Méndez Esparsa


36.)  The Verdict (Het Vonnis)                             91

Belgium                                                        Jan Verheyen


37.)  Like Father, Like Son (Soshite Chichi Ni Naru)             91

Japan                                                            Hirokazu Kore-eda


38.)  Piazza Fontana: The Italian Conspiracy (Romanzo d...          91

Italy  France                                                 Marco Tullio Giordana


39.)  Home for the Weekend (Was bleibt)         91

Germany                                                       Hans Christian Schmid


40.)  Le Week-End                                                  91

Great  Britain  France                                Roger Michell


41.)  Stories We Tell                                               90

Canada                                                         Sarah Polley


42.)  In the House (Dans La Maison)                 90

France                                                           François Ozon


43.)  Fruitvale Station                                            90

USA                                                                Ryan Coogler


44.)  Frances Ha                                                      90

USA                                                                Noah Baumbach


45.)  Prince Avalanche                                          90

USA                                                                David Gordon Green


46.)  The Act of Killing                                           90

Denmark  Norway  Great Britain            Joshua Oppenheimer, Christine Cynn, and anonymous  


47.)  All Is Lost                                                         90

USA                                                                J.C. Chandor


48.)  Sightseers                                                       90

Great Britain                                                Ben Wheatley


49.)  Go for Sisters                                                 90

USA                                                                John Sayles


50.)  Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me                              90

USA                                                                Chiemi Karasawa


51.)  I Am Divine                                                      90

USA                                                                Jeffrey Schwarz 


52.)  A Long and Happy Life (Dolgaya schastlivaya zhizn)...          89

Russia                                                           Boris Khlebnikov


53.)  Lad: A Yorkshire Story                                89

Great Britain                                                Dan Hartley


54.)  Heli                                                                    89

Mexico  France  Germany  Netherlands     Amat Escalante           


55.)  Nordstrand                                                      89

Germany                                                       Florian Eichinger


56.)  The Place Beyond the Pines                      89

USA                                                                Derek Cianfrance 


57.)  Soul (Shi-hun)                                                88

Taiwan                                                          Chung Mong-Hong


58.)  Wolfschildren (Wolfskinder)                       88

Germany                                                       Rick Ostermann


59.)  Inside Llewyn Davis                                     88

USA  France                                                Joel and Ethan Coen


60.)  Blue Is the Warmest Color (La Vie d'Adèle, Chapitr...              88

France  Belgium  Spain                            Abdellatif Kechiche 


61.)  Iceberg                                                             88

Spain                                                             Gabriel Velázquez


62.)  The Trouble With the Truth                        88

USA                                                                Jim Hemphill


63.)  West of Memphis                                           88

USA                                                                Amy Berg


64.)  Blue Ruin                                                         88

USA                                                                Jeremy Saulnier


65.)  In the Fog (V Tumane)                                 87

Russia  Belarus  Latvia  Germany  Netherlands                    Sergei Loznitsa 


66.)  Stray Dogs (Jiao you)                                  87

Taiwan  France                                           Tsai Ming-liang


67.)  Dallas Buyer's Club                                      87

USA                                                                Jean-Marc Vallée


68.)  The Wolf of Wall Street                                87

USA                                                                Martin Scorsese


69.)  A Hijacking (Kapringen)                              87

Denmark                                                       Tobias Lindholm   


70.)  Versailles '73: American Runway Revolution    87

USA  France                                                Deborah Riley Draper


71.)  Kid-Thing                                                        87

USA                                                                David Zellner


72.)  My Sweet Pepper Land                                87

Iraq  France  Germany                              Hiner Saleem


73.)  Banklady (Die Banklady)                             86

Germany                                                       Christian Alvart


74.)  Paradise: Hope (Paradies: Hoffnung)      86

Austria  Germany  France                        Ulrich Seidl


75.)  Augustine                                                        86

France                                                           Alice Winocour


76.)  Grigris                                                               86

Chad  France                                               Mahamat-Saleh Haroun   


77.)  Graceland                                                        86

Philippines                                                   Ron Morales 


78.)  The Tragedy of Man (Az ember tragédiája)        86

Hungary                                                        Marcell Jankovics 


79.)  Superclásico                                                  86

Denmark                                                       Ole Christian Madsen


80.)  Almost 18 (Kohta 18)                                    85

Finland                                                          Maarit Lalli


81.)  Infiltrators (Mutasalilun)                               85

Palestine  Lebanon  United Arab Emirates     Khaled Jarrar


82.)  Of Good Report                                              85

South Africa                                                 Jahmil X.T. Qubeka


83.)  Gravity – 3D                                                    85

USA                                                                Alfonso Cuarón     


84.)  I'm So Excited (Los amantes pasajeros) 85

Spain                                                             Pedro Almodóvar                  


85.)  The Iceman                                                     85

USA                                                                Ariel Vromen


86.)  Alois Nebel                                                      85

Czech Republic  Germany                       Tomáš Lunák


87.)  White Reindeer                                              85

USA                                                                Zach Clark


88.)  Kon-Tiki (2012)                                               85

Norway  Denmark  Great Britain  Germany     Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg


89.)  The Great Gatsby (2013)                              84

Australia  USA                                             Baz Luhrmann


90.)  Side Effects (2013)                                        84

USA                                                                Steven Soderbergh 


91.)  Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom              84

Great Britain  South Africa                       Justin Chadwick


92.)  Spring Breakers                                            84

USA                                                                Harmony Korine


93.)  Just a Sigh (Le temps de l'aventure)        84

France  Belgium  Ireland                          Jérôme Bonnell


94.)  Enough Said                                                   84

USA                                                                Nicole Holofcener


95.)  Price Check                                                    84

USA                                                                Michael Walker


96.)  I Will Be Murdered                                         84

Spain  Great Britain                                   Justin Webster


97.)  Blackfish                                                          84

USA                                                                Gabriela Cowperthwaite


98.)  Much Ado About Nothing (2012)               83

USA                                                                Joss Whedon 


99.)  Behind the Candelabra – made for TV    83

USA                                                                Steven Soderbergh


100.)  It's All So Quiet (Boven is het stil)                       82

Netherlands  Germany                              Nanouk Leopold


101.)  Stockholm Stories (Gondolen)                82

Sweden                                                         Karin Fahlén           


102.)  42                                                                     82

USA                                                                Brian Helgeland


103.)  A Teacher                                                      82

USA                                                                Hannah Fiddell      


104.)  The Notebook (A Nagy Füzet)                 81

Hungary  Austria  France  Germany      János Szász


105.)  From Up On Poppy Hill (Kokuriko-zaka kara) 81

Japan                                                            Gorō Miyazaki 


106.)  Borgman                                                       81

Netherlands                                                 Alex van Warmerdam


107.)  Out of the Furnace                                      81

USA                                                                Scott Cooper


108.)  Reality                                                                        81

Italy  France                                                 Matteo Garrone


109.)  Paradise: Faith (Paradies: Glaube)         81

Austria  Germany  France                        Ulrich Seidl


110.)  Purgatorio: A Journey Into the Heart of the Border...            81

Mexico  USA                                                Rodrigo Reyes


111.)  12 Years a Slave                                          81

Great Britain  USA                                      Steve McQueen


112.)  Dead Man Down                                          80

USA                                                                Niels Arden Oplev


113.)  No                                                                    80

Chile  France  USA                                     Pablo Larraín


114.)  Sun Don't Shine                                          80

USA                                                                Amy Seimetz


115.)  Lee Daniels' The Butler                             80

USA                                                                Lee Daniels 


116.)  Lifelong (Hayatboyu)                                 80

Turkey  Germany  Netherlands              Asli Özge


117.)  The Wall (Die Wand)                                   79

Germany  Austria                                       Julian Roman Pölsler       


118.)  La Playa DC                                                  79

Colombia  France  Brazil                          Juan Andrés Arango Garcia


119.)  Only God Forgives                                      79

Denmark  France  Thailand  USA  Sweden     Nicolas Winding Refn


120.)  Prisoners                                                       79

USA                                                                Denis Villenueve


121.)  The Bling Ring                                             78

USA                                                                Sofia Coppola


122.)  Upstream Color                                           78

USA                                                                Shane Carruth


123.)  All the Light in the Sky                               78

USA                                                                Joe Swanberg


124.)  The Way, Way Back                                               78

USA                                                                Nat Faxon and Jim Rash


125.)  Newlyweeds                                                 78

USA                                                                Shaka King


126.)  Stolen Seas                                                  78

USA  Canada  Somalia  Denmark  Philippines  Estonia       Thymaya Payne


127.)  This Is Martin Bonner                                77

USA                                                                Chad Hartigan


128.)  In a World...                                                   77

USA                                                                Lake Bell


129.)  Movie 43                                                        77

USA                                        Bob and Peter Farrelly and various others


130.)  Grabbers                                                       76

Ireland  Great Britain                                 Jon Wright


131.)  Star Trek Into Darkness                            76

USA                                                                J.J. Abrams 


132.)  A Thousand Times Good Night (Tusen Ganger God Natt...                        75

Norway  Ireland  Sweden                         Erik Poppe   


133.)  Dormant Beauty (Bella addormentata)  75

Italy  France                                                 Marco Bellocchio


134.)  Welcome to the Punch                              75

Great Britain                                                Eran Creevy


135.)  Call Girl                                                                      74

Sweden  Ireland  Norway  Finland         Mikael Marcimain


136.)  Trance                                                                        74

USA                                                                Danny Boyle


137.)  The Company You Keep                          74

USA                                                                Robert Redford


138.)  Don Jon                                                         73

USA                                                                Joseph Gordon-Levitt 


139.)  Pieces of Me (Des morceaux de moi)    73

France                                                           Nolwenn Lemesle  


140.)  Captain Phillips                                           73

USA                                                                Paul Greengrass


141.)  And While We Were Here                          73

USA                                                                Kat Coiro


142.)  You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet (Vous n'avez encore rie...                       72

France  Germany                                        Alain Resnais


143.)  How to Make Money Selling Drugs        71

USA                                                                Matthew Cooke


144.)  The Canyons                                                           78

USA                                                                Paul Schrader


145.)  Pavilion                                                          67

USA                                                                Tim Sutton


146.)  American Mary                                             66

Canada                                                         Jen and Sylvia Soska


147.)  I Declare War                                                            65

Canada                                                         Jason Lapeyre and Robert Wilson                         


148.)  Unmade in China                                        64

USA                                                                Tanner King Barklow and Gil Kofman


149.)  Pieta (2012)                                                   64

South Korea                                                Kim Ki-duk


150.)  Caught in the Web                                      60

China                                                             Chen Kaige


151.)  The Monk (Le Moine)                                 59

France  Spain                                              Dominik Moll





John Shea – The Trouble With the Truth

*Jean-Louis Trintignant – Amour

*Mads Mikkelsen – A Royal Affair (2) + The Hunt (1)

Anders W. BerthelsenSuperclásico

Colin Farrell – Dead Man Down 

Valerio Mastandrea – Piazza Fontana:  The Italian Conspiracy 

Lars Eidinger – Home for the Weekend

Sebastian Blomberg – The Silence 

Toni Servillo – Dormant Beauty 

Serge Kanyinda – War Witch 

Ryan Gosling – The Place Beyond the Pines 

Matthew McConaughey – Mud

Paul Brannigan – The Angel’s Share 

Arnold Reyes – Graceland 

Pedro de los Santos Juárez Aquí y Allá

Ernst Umhauer – In the House

Michael Shannon – The Iceman 

Ethan Hawke – Before Midnight

Michael Douglas – Behind the Candelabra

Matt Damon – Behind the Candelabra

Melvil Poupaud – Laurence Anyways 

Pilou Asbæck – A Hijacking

Søren Malling – A Hijacking

Michael B. Jordan – Fruitvale Station

James Gandolfini – Enough Said 

Miles Teller – The Spectacular Now

Paul Rudd – Prince Avalanche

Emile Hirsch – Prince Avalanche

Jake Gyllenhaal – Prisoners

Lee Kang-Sheng – Stray Dogs 

Bretten Lord – Lad: A Yorkshire Story

Souleymane DéméGrigris

Alexander Jatsenko – A Long and Happy Life

Yuri Bykov – The Major  

Koen De Bouw – The Verdict

Jim Broadbent – Le Week-End

*Jimmy Wong – Soul

*Robert Redford – All Is Lost

Chiwetel Ejiofor – Twelve Years a Slave

Lucien Carr – Kill Your Darlings

*Bruce Dern – Nebraska 

Matthew McConaughey – Dallas Buyer’s Club 

Oscar Isaac – Inside Llewyn Davis

Christian Bale – Out of the Furnace (2) + American Hustle (1) 

Bradley Cooper – American Hustle 

Forest Whitaker – Lee Daniels’ The Butler

Vincent Lindon – Bastards 

*Idris Elba – Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Joaquin Phoenix – Her   


Jessica Chastain – Zero Dark Thirty

Parker Posey – Price Check

Lea Thompson – The Trouble With the Truth

*Emmanuelle Riva – Amour 

Laura SoveralTabu  

Martina Gedeck – The Wall (Die Wand)

Alicia Vikander – A Royal Affair

Saskia Rosendahl – Lore

Elle Fanning – Ginger & Rosa

Paprika Steen – Superclásico

Noomi Rapace – Dead Man Down 

Isabelle Huppert – Dormant Beauty 

Rachel Mwanza – War Witch

Olga Kurylenko – To the Wonder 

Greta GerwigFrances Ha

*Julie Delpy – Before Midnight 

Elisabeth Moss – Top of the Lake  

Stéphanie Sokolinski – Augustine 

*Suzanne Clément – Laurence Anyways

Melonie Diaz – Fruitvale Station

*Cate Blanchett – Blue Jasmine

Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Enough Said

Shailene Woodley – The Spectacular Now

Sydney Aguirre – Kid-Thing

*Brie Larson – Short Term 12

Lindsay Burdge – A Teacher 

*Sara Forestier – Suzanne

Lindsay Duncan – Le Week-End

Hadewych Minis – Borgman

Nadezhda BrennickeBanklady

Adèle Exarchopoulos – Blue Is the Warmest Color

Léa Seydoux – Blue Is the Warmest Color

Amy Adams – American Hustle

LisaGay Hamilton – Go For Sisters

Zhao Tao – A Touch of Sin 

Lola Créton – Bastards

Anna Margaret Hollyman – White Reindeer


Carloto Cotta – Tabu 

Henrique Espírito Santo – Tabu 

Mikkel Boe Følsgaard – A Royal Affair

Kai Malina – Lore

Miguel DedovichSuperclásico

Dominic Cooper – Dead Man Down 

Pierfrancesco Favino – Piazza Fontana:  The Italian Conspiracy 

Alfredo Castro – No

Luis Gnecco – No

Wotan Wilke Mohring – The Silence 

Simon J. Berger – Call Girl 

Ray Liotta – The Place Beyond the Pines 

Shia LeBeouf – The Company You Keep

Harrison Ford – 42 

*Tye Sheridan – Mud 

Sam Shepard – Mud 

Joel Edgarten – The Great Gatsby

Ray Liotta – The Iceman

Rob Lowe – Behind the Candelabra  

*Peter Mullan – Top of the Lake 

*Sam Rockwell – The Way, Way Back

Bobby Cannivale – Blue Jasmine

Lance LeGault – Prince Avalanche

Keith Stanfield – Short Term 12

*Devin Ratray – Blue Ruin 

Alan Gibson – Lad: A Yorkshire Story

Jappe Claes – The Verdict

*Yuri Bykov – The Major

Barkhad Abdi – Captain Phillips 

*Ben Foster – Kill Your Darlings 

Jared Leto – Dallas Buyer’s Club 

John Goodman – Inside Llewyn Davis 

Jeremy Renner – American Hustle

Edward James Olmos – Go For Sisters


Isabelle Huppert – Amour

Ana Moreira – Tabu  

Annette Benning – Ginger & Rosa

*Adriana MascialinoSuperclásico

Isabelle Huppert – Dead Man Down 

Corinna Harfouch – Home for the Weekend  

Katrin Saß – The Silence

Eva Mendes – The Place Beyond the Pines 

Reese Witherspoon – Mud 

Carey Mulligan – The Great Gatsby 

Emmanuelle Seigner – In the House

Winona Ryder – The Iceman 

Debbie Reynolds – Behind the Candelabra  

*Holly Hunter – Top of the Lake

Mirrah Foulkes – Top of the Lake

Nathalie Baye – Laurence Anyways

*Kristin Scott Thomas – Only God Forgives 

Octavia Spencer – Fruitvale Station 

*Sally Hawkins – Blue Jasmine 

Selena Gomez – Spring Breakers

Molly McGlynn – Lad: A Yorkshire Story

Anaïs MonoryGrigris

Anna Kotova – A Long and Happy Life

Irina Nizina – The Major

*Veerle Baetens – The Verdict

Petronella Tshuma – Of Good Report

Anelya Adilbekova – Harmony Lessons

*Piroska Molnár – The Notebook

Jennifer Jason Leigh – Kill Your Darlings

Elizabeth Olsen – Kill Your Darlings

*June Squibb – Nebraska

*Jennifer Lawrence – American Hustle

Jane Fonda – Lee Daniels’ The Butler

Yolanda Ross – Go For Sisters

Laura Lemar-Goldsborough – White Reindeer

Terry Pheto – Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

Chiara Mastroianni – Bastards

Scarlett Johansson – Her


Kathryn Bigelow                       USA                             Zero Dark Thirty

Jeff Nichols                              USA                             Mud

Noah Baumbach                       USA                             Frances Ha

Richard Linklater                      USA                             Before Midnight

Morgan Neville                         USA                             20 Feet from Stardom

Woody Allen                            USA                             Blue Jasmine

James Ponsoldt                       USA                             The Spectacular Now

David Gordon Green                USA                             Prince Avalanche

Destin Cretton                          USA                             Short Term 12

J.C. Chandor                            USA                             All Is Lost

Alexander Payne                      USA                             Nebraska

*David O. Russell                     USA                             American Hustle

Martin Scorsese                       USA                             The Wolf of Wall Street

Spike Jonze                             USA                             Her

*Michael Haneke           France  Germany  Austria         Amour

*Miguel Gomes    Portugal  Germany  Brazil  France    Tabu 

Nikolaj Arcel           Denmark  Sweden  Czech Rep       A Royal Affair 

Dan Hartley                              UK                                Lad: A Yorkshire Story

Cate Shortland              Australia  Germany  UK           Lore

Jane Campion and Garth Davis    Australia  UK            Top of the Lake

Sally Potter            UK  Denmark  Canada  Croatia       Ginger & Rosa 

Ken Loach                UK  France  Belgium  Italy           The Angel’s Share 

Marco Tullio Giordana             Italy  France                 Piazza Fontana:  The Italian Conspiracy 

François Ozon                         France                          In the House

Alain Guiraudie                        France                          Stranger By the Lake

Claire Denis                        France  Germany               Bastards

Baran bo Odar                          Germany                      The Silence

Tobias Lindholm                      Denmark                      A Hijacking

Thomas Vinterberg                  Denmark                      The Hunt

Kim Nguyen                             Canada                         War Witch 

Sarah Polley                            Canada                         Stories We Tell 

*Xavier Dolan                           Canada                         Laurence Anyways

Boris Khlebnikov                     Russia                          A Long and Happy Life

Yuri Bykov                               Russia                          The Major

Jan Verheyen                           Belgium                       The Verdict

Katell Quillévéré                  Belgium  France                Suzanne

Amat Escalante                        Mexico                         Heli 

*Emir Baigazin                   Kazakhstan  France  Germany        Harmony Lessons

Chung Mong-Hong                   Taiwan                         Soul

Hirokazu Kore-eda                    Japan                           Like Father, Like Son

*Jia Zhang-ke                      China  Japan                     A Touch of Sin

Rithy Panh                   Cambodia  France                    The Missing Picture


*Mark Boal – Zero Dark Thirty

Jim Hemphill – The Trouble With the Truth

Michael Haneke – Amour 

Miguel Gomes and Mariana Ricardo – Tabu 

Nikolaj Arcel and Rasmus Heisterberg, adapted from Bodil Steensen-Leth – A Royal Affair

Cate Shortland and Robin Mukherjee, adapted from Rachel Seiffert – Lore 

Alice Lowe, Steve Oram, and Amy Jump – Sightseers 

Sally Potter – Ginger & Rosa

Ole Chrisian Madsen and Anders Frithiof August – Superclásico 
Marco Tullio Giordana, Sandro Petraglia, Stefano Rulli, adapted from Paolo Cucchiarelli – Piazza Fontana:  The Italian Conspiracy

Baran bo Odar, adapted from Jan Costin Wagner – The Silence

Kim Nguyen – War Witch   

Jeff Nichols – Mud

*Paul Laverty – The Angel’s Share 

*François Ozon, adapted from Juan Mayorga – In the House

Noah Baumbach and Greta GerwigFrances Ha

Richard Linklater, Ethan Hawke, and Julie Delpy – Before Midnight 

Jane Campion and Gerard Lee – Top of the Lake  

*Xavier Dolan – Laurence Anyways

Ryan Coogler – Fruitvale Station

*Woody Allen – Blue Jasmine

Tobias Lindholm and Thomas Vinterberg – The Hunt  

Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, adapted from Tim Tharp – The Spectacular Now 

David Zellner – Kid-Thing 

David Gordon Green, adapted from Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson – Prince Avalanche  

Destin Cretton – Short Term 12

Dan Hartley – Lad: A Yorkshire Story 

Boris Khlebnikov and Aleksandr Rodionov – A Long and Happy Life

Yuri Bykov – The Major

Jan Verheyen – The Verdict

Katell Quillévéré and Mariette Désert – Suzanne

Emir Baigazin – Harmony Lessons

Chung Mong-Hong – Soul

Hirokazu Kore-eda – Like Father, Like Son

Alain Guiraudie – Stranger By the Lake

Rithy Panh – The Missing Picture

Bob Nelson – Nebraska 

David O. Russell and Eric Warren Singer – American Hustle 

John Sayles – Go For Sisters

Claire Denis and Jean-Pol Fargeau – Bastards 

Jia Zhang-ke – A Touch of Sin 

*Spike Jonze – Her


Greig Fraser – Zero Dark Thirty

Darius Khondji – Amour 

Rui PoçasTabu 

Markus Fraunholz, Martin Gschlacht, Bernhard Keller, Helmut Pirnat, Hans Selikovsky, and Richard Wagner – The Wall (Die Wand) 

Rasmus Videbaek– A Royal Affair

Adam Arkapaw – Lore 

Robbie Ryan – Ginger & Rosa 

*Alexey Matveev, Gleb Stepanov, Arthur Sibirski and Michael Tarkovsky – Happy People:  A Year in the Taiga

Roberto Forza – Piazza Fontana:  The Italian Conspiracy 

Nikolaus Summerer – The Silence

Oleg Mutu – In the Fog  

*Nicolas Bolduc – War Witch 

Sean Bobbitt – The Place Beyond the Pines 

Emmanuel Lubezki – To the Wonder

Adam Stone – Mud 

Geir Hartly AndreassenKon-Tiki

Simon Duggan – The Great Gatsby 

Barbu BalasoiuAquí y Allá

Sam Levy – Frances Ha

Adam Arkapaw – Top of the Lake

Georges Lechaptois – Augustine 

*Yves Bélanger – Laurence Anyways

Magnus Nordenhof Jønck – A Hijacking 

Larry Smith – Only God Forgives 

Charlotte Bruus Christensen – The Hunt 

David Orr – Prince Avalanche

Brett Pawlak – Short Term 12

Benoît Debie – Spring Breakers

Liao Pen-jung, Lu Qing Xin, and Sung Wen-zhong – Stray Dogs

John Christian Rosenlund – A Thousand Times Good Night

David Mackie – Lad: A Yorkshire Story

Antoine HéberléGrigris

Pavel Kostomarov – A Long and Happy Life

Kirill Klepalov – The Major

Frank van den Eeden – The Verdict

*Leah Striker –Wolfschildren 

Andre Lex – Nordstram

Lorenzo Hagerman – Heli 

*Chung Mong-Hong – Soul

Mikaya Takimoto – Like Father, Like Son

Claire Mathon – Stranger By the Lake

Phedon Papamichael Jr. – Nebraska

Emmanuel Lubezki – Gravity – 3D  

Jem Cohen and Peter Roehsler – Museum Hours

Agnès Godard – Bastards

*Nelson Yu Lik-wai – A Touch of Sin


Zero Dark Thirty


A Royal Affair


Ginger & Rosa


Dead Man Down 

Piazza Fontana:  The Italian Conspiracy 

Home for the Weekend

The Silence 

War Witch 

The Place Beyond the Pines 


In the House

Frances Ha

Behind the Candelabra

*Top of the Lake

Laurence Anyways

A Hijacking

Fruitvale Station

*Blue Jasmine

The Hunt

*The Spectacular Now

Prince Avalanche

Short Term 12

The Major

The Verdict


*American Hustle

A Touch of Sin



Zero Dark Thirty



A Royal Affair


Ginger & Rosa 

In the Fog

*War Witch

The Place Beyond the Pines 

*To the Wonder


Sun Don’t Shine

The Great Gatsby

Stories We Tell

Top of the Lake


Laurence Anyways

I’m So Excited

Only God Forgives 

Blue Jasmine

The Hunt

Prince Avalanche

Spring Breakers

Stray Dogs



The Missing Picture

Gravity – 3D

*Museum Hours

*A Touch of Sin



Zero Dark Thirty




Ginger & Rosa 


Piazza Fontana:  The Italian Conspiracy 

Home for the Weekend

The Silence

War Witch


The Angel’s Share


Aquí y Allá

Stories We Tell

*In the House

Frances Ha

Before Midnight

A Hijacking

Fruitvale Station

*Blue Jasmine

The Spectacular Now


Prince Avalanche

Short Term 12

Spring Breakers

The Major


*Harmony Lessons


*Stranger By the Lake

Gravity – 3D

Museum Hours

American Hustle

A Touch of Sin




*A Royal Affair


Ginger & Rosa 

In the Fog

War Witch

The Angel’s Share

The Great Gatsby

*Behind the Candelabra

Top of the Lake


*Laurence Anyways 

Blue Jasmine 

The Hunt

Spring Breakers

Stranger By the Lake

A Touch of Sin

*American Hustle


Alexandre Desplat – Zero Dark Thirty

Dean and Britta – Price Check 

*Thomas Newman – Side Effects

Max Richter – Lore 

Jacob Groth – Dead Man Down

The Notwist – Home for the Weekend   

Michael Kamm and Kris Steininger as Pas de Deux – The Silence 

Carlo Crivelli – Dormant Beauty

Shane Carruth – Upstream Color

*Cliff Martinez – The Company You Keep (2) + Only God Forgives (1) + Spring Breakers (3)   

Harry Escott – Welcome to the Punch 

David Wingo – Mud (2) + Prince Avalanche (1) 

Ben Lovett – Sun Don’t Shine 

Johan SöderqvistKon-Tiki

Pedro de los Santos JuárezAquí y Allá

Philippe Rombi – In the House 

Mark Bradshaw and Georgi Kay – Top of the Lake

Noia – Laurence Anyways

Hildur Guðnadóttir – A Hijacking

Keegan DeWitt – This Is Martin Bonner

Jeff Beal – Blackfish 

Wasis DiopGrigris

Yuri Bykov – The Major

*Verity Susman – Suzanne

*Philip Miller – Of Good Report

Marc Marder – The Missing Picture   

Dickon Hinchliffe – Out of the Furnace  

Danny Elfman – American Hustle 

*Giong Lim – A Touch of Sin 

Arcade Fie – Her 



*20 Feet from Stardom

At Berkeley

Museum Hours

The Gatekeepers

Happy People:  A Year in the Taiga

Stories We Tell