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.
Uneven, but a striking calling card for many involved, this sexually explicit item is likely to seduce more adventurous fest programmers than distributors.
A heartfelt, handsomely mounted but structurally slipshod doc about an ill-fated 2008 climbing mission that saw 11 out of 25 mountaineers perish under mysterious circumstances.
Largely substituting the usual Bollywood song-and-dance with pumped-up bullet ballet, this lengthy but propulsive pic puts a contempo political spin on a classic police-meller formula.
A typical gag in "The Knot" finds a bumbling groomsman fishing for silver wedding bands in a diarrhea-filled toilet bowl. Viewers searching for moments of wit or insight in this cheerless, frankly…
The block is again under attack, not by invading aliens this time, but by a single, faceless sniper in this trim terror exercise from freshman feature helmers Ronnie Thompson and James Nunn.