The animated short category reflects a broader range of animation sources and styles than its feature counterpart.
For the second year running, none of this year's animated feature nominees scored nominations in any other category. That might suggest the Academy has cooled on the medium after the initial…
A mother of a bipolar man, a mean-spirited widow and a fast-food manager duped by a prank caller are just a few of this year's contenders.
Though these folks may not be considered frontrunners, they remain firmly in the discussion for Oscar consideration
Warm-hearted, sturdily crafted and a tad ponderous, "Material" is a Johannesburg-set study of a young Muslim store assistant caught between his conservative family and a calling in standup comedy.