You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Oscars: Eight Documentary Shorts on Official List

Eight documentary shorts have been placed on the shortlist for Academy Award consideration.

Oscar nominations will go to as few as three or as many as five of the shortlisted projects. Voters from the AMPAS Documentary Branch made the choices from this year’s 40 eligible entries.

The films and their production companies are:

“CaveDigger,” Karoffilms
“Facing Fear,” Jason Cohen Prods.
“Jujitsu-ing Reality,” Sobini Films
“Karama Has No Walls,” Hot Spot Films
“The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life,” Reed Entertainment
“Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall,” Prison Terminal
“Recollections,” Notrac productions
“SLOMO,” Big Young Films and Runaway Films

The most recent Oscar for documentary short went this year to “Inocente.”

More Film

  • J.K. Rowling on the Future of

    J.K. Rowling on the Future of Harry Potter Stories on Stage

    Eight documentary shorts have been placed on the shortlist for Academy Award consideration. Oscar nominations will go to as few as three or as many as five of the shortlisted projects. Voters from the AMPAS Documentary Branch made the choices from this year’s 40 eligible entries. The films and their production companies are: “CaveDigger,” Karoffilms […]

  • 'Scary Mother' Named Top Film at

    'Scary Mother' Named Top Film at Beijing Festival

    Eight documentary shorts have been placed on the shortlist for Academy Award consideration. Oscar nominations will go to as few as three or as many as five of the shortlisted projects. Voters from the AMPAS Documentary Branch made the choices from this year’s 40 eligible entries. The films and their production companies are: “CaveDigger,” Karoffilms […]

  • The Rock Rampage

    China Box Office: 'Rampage' Wins Quiet Weekend

    Eight documentary shorts have been placed on the shortlist for Academy Award consideration. Oscar nominations will go to as few as three or as many as five of the shortlisted projects. Voters from the AMPAS Documentary Branch made the choices from this year’s 40 eligible entries. The films and their production companies are: “CaveDigger,” Karoffilms […]

  • British Actor and Model Alex Pettyfer

    Alex Pettyfer Opens Up About Celebrity and Directing His Sexy Drama 'Back Roads'

    Eight documentary shorts have been placed on the shortlist for Academy Award consideration. Oscar nominations will go to as few as three or as many as five of the shortlisted projects. Voters from the AMPAS Documentary Branch made the choices from this year’s 40 eligible entries. The films and their production companies are: “CaveDigger,” Karoffilms […]

  • Zoe Ewan McGregor

    Tribeca Film Review: 'Zoe'

    Eight documentary shorts have been placed on the shortlist for Academy Award consideration. Oscar nominations will go to as few as three or as many as five of the shortlisted projects. Voters from the AMPAS Documentary Branch made the choices from this year’s 40 eligible entries. The films and their production companies are: “CaveDigger,” Karoffilms […]

  • James Cameron Pandora World of Avatar

    James Cameron Talks Plans for Five 'Avatar' Films & More 'Terminator'

    Eight documentary shorts have been placed on the shortlist for Academy Award consideration. Oscar nominations will go to as few as three or as many as five of the shortlisted projects. Voters from the AMPAS Documentary Branch made the choices from this year’s 40 eligible entries. The films and their production companies are: “CaveDigger,” Karoffilms […]

  • Rampage

    Dwayne Johnson's 'Rampage' Continues to Roar Overseas

    Eight documentary shorts have been placed on the shortlist for Academy Award consideration. Oscar nominations will go to as few as three or as many as five of the shortlisted projects. Voters from the AMPAS Documentary Branch made the choices from this year’s 40 eligible entries. The films and their production companies are: “CaveDigger,” Karoffilms […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content