Birdman, the dark comedy-drama starring Michael Keaton, bagged the award for Contemporary Film while The Grand Budapest Hotel and Guardians of the Galaxy won in the Period Film and Fantasy Film categories
The brutal, unshrinking historical drama 12 Years a Slave took home best picture at the 86th annual Academy Awards, where diversity was perhaps the biggest winner.
Comedienne Ellen Degeneres has been chosen to host the upcoming 86th annual Academy Awards. This would be the second stint for her.
The 86th annual Oscar Awards will take place on March 2, 2014, the Academy has announced.