dynamicafrica:

The cast of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave on stage after their film had won the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars.
In the Academy’s 86 year history, 12 Years a Slave is the first film by a black director to win this award.
The film also took home the award for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’, won by John Ridley.
Director Steve McQueen dedicated this win to “all the people who have endured slavery and 21 million people who still suffer slavery today”.
dynamicafrica:

The cast of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave on stage after their film had won the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars.
In the Academy’s 86 year history, 12 Years a Slave is the first film by a black director to win this award.
The film also took home the award for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’, won by John Ridley.
Director Steve McQueen dedicated this win to “all the people who have endured slavery and 21 million people who still suffer slavery today”.
dynamicafrica:

The cast of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave on stage after their film had won the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars.
In the Academy’s 86 year history, 12 Years a Slave is the first film by a black director to win this award.
The film also took home the award for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’, won by John Ridley.
Director Steve McQueen dedicated this win to “all the people who have endured slavery and 21 million people who still suffer slavery today”.
dynamicafrica:

The cast of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave on stage after their film had won the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars.
In the Academy’s 86 year history, 12 Years a Slave is the first film by a black director to win this award.
The film also took home the award for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’, won by John Ridley.
Director Steve McQueen dedicated this win to “all the people who have endured slavery and 21 million people who still suffer slavery today”.
dynamicafrica:

The cast of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave on stage after their film had won the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars.
In the Academy’s 86 year history, 12 Years a Slave is the first film by a black director to win this award.
The film also took home the award for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’, won by John Ridley.
Director Steve McQueen dedicated this win to “all the people who have endured slavery and 21 million people who still suffer slavery today”.
dynamicafrica:

The cast of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave on stage after their film had won the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars.
In the Academy’s 86 year history, 12 Years a Slave is the first film by a black director to win this award.
The film also took home the award for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’, won by John Ridley.
Director Steve McQueen dedicated this win to “all the people who have endured slavery and 21 million people who still suffer slavery today”.
dynamicafrica:

The cast of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave on stage after their film had won the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars.
In the Academy’s 86 year history, 12 Years a Slave is the first film by a black director to win this award.
The film also took home the award for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’, won by John Ridley.
Director Steve McQueen dedicated this win to “all the people who have endured slavery and 21 million people who still suffer slavery today”.

dynamicafrica:

The cast of Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave on stage after their film had won the ‘Best Picture’ award at the Oscars.

In the Academy’s 86 year history, 12 Years a Slave is the first film by a black director to win this award.

The film also took home the award for ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’, won by John Ridley.

Director Steve McQueen dedicated this win to “all the people who have endured slavery and 21 million people who still suffer slavery today”.

dynamicafrica:

Hopefully this is the beginning of many more great things to come for Lupita Nyong’o.
dynamicafrica:

Hopefully this is the beginning of many more great things to come for Lupita Nyong’o.
dynamicafrica:

Hopefully this is the beginning of many more great things to come for Lupita Nyong’o.
dynamicafrica:

Hopefully this is the beginning of many more great things to come for Lupita Nyong’o.
dynamicafrica:

Hopefully this is the beginning of many more great things to come for Lupita Nyong’o.

dynamicafrica:

Hopefully this is the beginning of many more great things to come for Lupita Nyong’o.

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Street Art Pieces and Murals by Pejac
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Street Art Pieces and Murals by Pejac
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Street Art Pieces and Murals by Pejac
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Street Art Pieces and Murals by Pejac

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Street Art Pieces and Murals by Pejac

coeur-bleu:

PEOPLE Magazine: Oscars 2014, the Contenders

↳Chiwetel Ejiofor (Best Actor Nominee, 12 Years a Slave)Key to my performance: Solomon’s biography. It’s full of humility and extraordinary grace.




↳Lupita Nyong’o (Best Supporting Actress Nominee, 12 Years a Slave)Key to my performance: When I read the book I understood Patsey in my gut. It was visceral.



coeur-bleu:

PEOPLE Magazine: Oscars 2014, the Contenders

↳Chiwetel Ejiofor (Best Actor Nominee, 12 Years a Slave)Key to my performance: Solomon’s biography. It’s full of humility and extraordinary grace.




↳Lupita Nyong’o (Best Supporting Actress Nominee, 12 Years a Slave)Key to my performance: When I read the book I understood Patsey in my gut. It was visceral.

coeur-bleu:

PEOPLE Magazine: Oscars 2014, the Contenders

Chiwetel Ejiofor (Best Actor Nominee, 12 Years a Slave)
Key to my performance: Solomon’s biography. It’s full of humility and extraordinary grace.

Lupita Nyong’o (Best Supporting Actress Nominee, 12 Years a Slave)
Key to my performance: When I read the book I understood Patsey in my gut. It was visceral.

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