The screenwriting software company announced its finallists on December 19 ahead of the ninth Final Draft Annual Awards to be held on January 7 2014.

Woody Allen for Blue Jasmine, the Coen brothers for Inside Llewyn Davis, Alfonso and Jonás Cuarón for Gravity, Spike Jonze for Her and Bob Nelson for Nebraska will vie for the original screenplay prize.

The adapted screenplay nominees are John Ridley for 12 Years A Slave, Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke for Before Midnight, Billy Ray for Captain Phillips, Steve Coogan (pictured) and Jeff Pope for Philomena and Terence Winter for The Wolf Of Wall Street.

Nancy Meyers was previously announced as this year’s inductee into the Final Draft Hall Of Fame Award, which will also be presented at the Final Draft Annual Awards.