86th Oscars: Best Documentary Feature Shortlist Announced

cutieThe Best Documentary Feature Oscar shortlist was just announced, narrowing the nearly 150 qualifiers to just fifteen contenders. Congratulations go to all the filmmakers for making it on to this list, especially the eleven Sundance alums and the nine DOC NYC Short List alums!

It’s now a waiting game until the five final nominees are revealed on Thursday, January 16. In the meantime, here is the official shortlist, with links to my previous coverage for each of the films:

THE ACT OF KILLING

THE ARMSTRONG LIE

BLACKFISH

THE CRASH REEL

CUTIE AND THE BOXER

DIRTY WARS

FIRST COUSIN ONCE REMOVED

GOD LOVES UGANDA

LIFE ACCORDING TO SAM

PUSSY RIOT: A PUNK PRAYER

THE SQUARE

STORIES WE TELL

TIM’S VERMEER

20 FEET FROM STARDOM

WHICH WAY IS THE FRONT LINE FROM HERE?

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One response to “86th Oscars: Best Documentary Feature Shortlist Announced

  1. Pingback: WHERE TO WATCH THE OSCAR ELIGIBLE DOCUMENTARIES | MattAwards

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