Oscar doc shorts list gets shortlisted

Oct 13, 2010 by Ian Evans

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that the field of Documentary Short Subject contenders for the 83rd Academy Awards® has been narrowed to eight films, of which three to five will earn Oscar® nominations.

The eight films are listed below in alphabetical order by title, with their production company.

  • Born Sweet, Cynthia Wade Productions
  • Killing in the Name, Moxie Firecracker Films
  • Living for 32, Cuomo Cole Productions
  • One Thousand Pictures: RFK’s Last Journey, Lichen Films
  • Poster Girl, Portrayal Films
  • Strangers No More, Simon & Goodman Picture Company
  • Sun Come Up, Sun Come Up, LLC
  • The Warriors of Qiugang, Thomas Lennon Films, Inc.

The 83rd Academy Awards nominations will be announced live on Tuesday, January 25, 2011, at 5:30 a.m. PT in the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater. Stick with DigitalHit.com for complete Academy Awards coverage.