Oscars: Academy Narrows Animated Shorts Field to 10

Oscars: Academy Narrows Animated Shorts Field
Courtesy of Pixar

Pixar's 'Sanjay's Super Team' makes the cut.

On the heels of this morning’s announcement of the live action short finalists, the Academy has revealed the 10 animated short films that will contend for Oscar nominations this year. They are:

“Bear Story (Historia De Un Oso),” Gabriel Osorio, director, and Pato Escala, producer (Punkrobot Animation Studio)
“Carface (Autos Portraits),” Claude Cloutier, director (National Film Board of Canada)
“If I Was God…,” Cordell Barker, director (National Film Board of Canada)
“Love in the Time of March Madness,” Melissa Johnson and Robertino Zambrano, directors (High Hip Productions and KAPWA Studioworks)
“My Home,” Phuong Mai Nguyen, director (Papy3D Productions)
“An Object at Rest,” Seth Boyden, director (California Institute of the Arts)
“Prologue,” Richard Williams, director, and Imogen Sutton, producer (Animation Masterclass)
“Sanjay’s Super Team,” Sanjay Patel, director, and Nicole Grindle, producer (Pixar Animation Studios)
“We Can’t Live without Cosmos,” Konstantin Bronzit, director (Melnitsa Animation Studio)
“World of Tomorrow,” Don Hertzfeldt, director (Bitter Films)

Nominees will be revealed on Jan. 14.

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  1. Mark says:

    And the winner is…”If I Was a God.” Best animated short in years.

  2. Kelly says:

    “We Can’t Live without Cosmos” is just so wonderful. Loved it!!!

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