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SBS Film

3 Dec 2013 - 5:19 PM  UPDATED 3 Dec 2013 - 5:19 PM

Baz Luhrmann's lavish period musical The Great Gatsby is leading the list of contenders for the 2014 AACTA awards, with a total of 14 nominations, including best film.


Luhrmann's film is closely followed by Kim Mordaunt's The Rocket, with the Loatian-language film racking up 11 nominations for the national film industry awards.

Also in the running for 2014 best film honours are Ivan Sen's Mystery Road, the multi-director omnibus The Turning, Catriona Mckenzie's Satellite Boy, and Tony Krawitz's Dead Europe.

The awards will be presented across the 3rd AACTA awards luncheon on January28 and the 3rd AACTA Award on january30.

The full list of nominees appears below.

BEST FEATURE LENGTH DOCUMENTARY


I Am A Girl

Rebecca Barry

Once My Mother

Rod freedman

Red Obsession
Warwick Ross

Shadow Of Doubt

Eve Ash

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR

Marton Csokas
Dead Europe

Joel Edgerton
The Great Gatsby

Thep Phongam
The Rocket

Angus Sampson
100 Bloody Acres

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Elizabeth Debicki
The Great Gatsby

Isla Fisher
The Great Gatsby

Mirrah Foulkes
The Turning

Alice Keohavong
The Rocket


BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

Colin Cairnes and Cameron Cairnes
100 Bloody Acres

Morgan O'neill and Tim Duffy
Drift

Ivan Sen
Mystery Road

Kim Mordaunt
The Rocket

BEST DIRECTION

Baz Luhrmann
The Great Gatsby

Ivan Sen
Mystery Road

Kim Mordaunt
The Rocket

The Turning ensemble
The Turning

BEST LEAD ACTOR

Leonardo Dicaprio
The Great Gatsby

Sitthiphon Disamoe
The Rocket

Ewen Leslie
Dead Europe

Hugo Weaving
The Turning

BEST LEAD ACTRESS

Rose Byrne
The Turning

Carey Mulligan
The Great Gatsby

Tasma Walton
Mystery Road

Naomi Watts
Adoration

BEST FILM

Dead Europe
Emile Sherman, Iain Canning and Liz Watts

The Great Gatsby
Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin, Douglas Wick, Lucy Fisher and Catherine Knapman

Mystery Road
David Jowsey

The Rocket
Sylvia Wilczynski

Satellite Boy
David Jowsey, Julie Ryan and Catriona Mckenzie

The Turning

Robert Connolly, Maggie Miles and The Turning ensemble