Chiwetel Ejiofor in '12 Years a Slave,' directed by Steve McQueen.
Chiwetel Ejiofor in '12 Years a Slave,' directed by Steve McQueen.

In this week's Oscar Talk Kris Tapley of In Contention and I debate and assess the state of the Oscar race post-nominations and PGA tie. DGA is Saturday. 

The race is starting to solidify. But the Best Picture race is intense. Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto are leading. And will there be a Picture/Director split?