The director of 12 Years A Slave said he was 'thrilled' to have received the British Film Institute's most prestigious accolade.
Congratulations to British director, Steve McQueen, after his film "12Years a Slave" won the award for Best Picture at the #Oscars.
12 Years a Slave named Best Picture at the Oscars
Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave was named Best Picture at the 86th Academy Awards, but who else was honoured with an Oscar?
Oscar-nominated director of 12 Years a Slave Steve McQueen, leading actor hopeful Chiwetel Ejiofor and actress Adepero Oduye have made their way down the red carpet.
Steve McQueen, the British director of the award-winning film 12 Years A Slave, is campaigning to end modern day slavery.
Steve McQueen's 12 Years A Slave leads the UK charge for Oscar glory after picking up a handful of nominations.