2017 Oscars

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One hundred forty-five features have been submitted for consideration in the Documentary Feature category for the 89th Academy Awards®. The submitted films, listed in alphabetical order, are: “The Abolitionists”“Abortion: Stories Women Tell”“All Governments Lie: Truth, Deception, and the Spirit of I.F. Stone”“Almost Holy”“Amanda Knox”“Among the Believers”“Anne Frank Then and Now”“The Anthropologist”“Apparition Hill”“Art Bastard”“The Ataxian”“Audrie & Daisy”“Author: The JT Leroy Story”“The Bad Kids”“Be Here Now (The Andy Whitfield Story)”“The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring...
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that the field of Documentary Short Subject contenders for the 89th Academy Awards has been narrowed to 10 films, of which 5 will earn Oscar nominations.Voters from the Academy’s Documentary Branch viewed this year’s 61 eligible entries and submitted their ballots to PricewaterhouseCoopers for tabulation.The 10 films are listed below in alphabetical order by title, with their production companies:“Brillo Box (3¢ Off),” Brillo Box Documentary “Close Ties,” Munk Studio - Polish Filmmakers Association “Extremis,” f/8...
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60th anniversary of the Foreign Language Film CategoryEighty-five countries have submitted films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category for the 89th Academy Awards®.  Yemen is a first-time entrant. The 2016 submissions are:  Albania, “Chromium,” Bujar Alimani, director;Algeria, “The Well,” Lotfi Bouchouchi, director;Argentina, “The Distinguished Citizen,” Mariano Cohn, Gastón Duprat, directors;Australia, “Tanna,” Bentley Dean, Martin Butler, directors;Austria, “Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe,” Maria Schrader, director;Bangladesh, “The Unnamed,” Tauquir...
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today that 12 distinct scientific and technical investigations have been launched for the 2016 Oscars.These investigations are made public so individuals and companies with devices or claims of innovation within these areas will have the opportunity to submit achievements for review.The deadline to submit additional entries is Tuesday, August 30, at 5 p.m. PT.  The Academy’s Scientific and Technical Awards Committee has started investigations into the following areas:●     High-resolution digital motion picture...
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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today published its list of upcoming submission deadlines for 89th Academy Awards® consideration. Submissions for individual categories and the General Entry/Official Screen Credits (OSC) form are due by 5 p.m. PT on the following dates: Scientific and Technical Awards   Wednesday, July 13 Documentary Short Subject    Thursday, September 1 Documentary Feature    Tuesday, September 20 Animated Short Film            Monday, October 3 Live Action...
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The Academy and the ABC Television Network today announced key dates for the 89th Oscars®.  The Academy Awards® presentation will air live on ABC on Oscar® Sunday, February 26, 2017. Academy key dates for the 2016 Awards season are:   Saturday, November 12, 2016   Governors Awards  Thursday, January 5, 2017 Nominations voting opens Friday, January 13, 2017 Nominations voting closesTuesday, January 24, 2017 Oscar Nominations AnnouncementMonday, February 6, 2017Oscar Nominees LuncheonSaturday, February 11, 2017Scientific and Technical Awards Monday,...
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