88th Oscars News

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The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 animated short films will advance in the voting process for the 88th Academy Awards®.  Sixty pictures had originally qualified in the category.The 10 films are listed below in alphabetical order by title, with their production companies: “Bear Story (Historia De Un Oso),” Gabriel Osorio, director, and Pato Escala, producer (Punkrobot Animation Studio)“Carface (Autos Portraits),” Claude Cloutier, director (National Film Board of Canada)“If I Was God…,” Cordell Barker, director (National Film Board of Canada)“Love...
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Sixteen features have been submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 88th Academy Awards®. The submitted features, listed in alphabetical order, are: “Anomalisa”“The Boy and the Beast”“Boy and the World”“The Good Dinosaur”“Home”“Hotel Transylvania 2”“Inside Out”“Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet”“The Laws of the Universe - Part 0”“Minions”“Moomins on the Riviera”“The Peanuts Movie”“Regular Show: The Movie”“Shaun the Sheep Movie”“The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge out of Water”“When Marnie Was There” Several of the films have not yet had their required Los...
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Wednesday, December 2, is the deadline to submit Official Screen Credits (OSC) forms to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for 88th Academy Awards® consideration. For a feature film to be eligible, the film’s distributor or producer must complete the OSC form at http://submissions.oscars.org, sign the hard copy, then mail or deliver it along with the film’s legal billing to the Academy’s 8949 Wilshire Boulevard headquarters.  Alternatively, the signed form and billing may be scanned and e-mailed to submissions@oscars.org.  The deadline for submission by either...
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One hundred twenty-four features have been submitted for consideration in the Documentary Feature category for the 88th Academy Awards®. The submitted features, listed in alphabetical order, are:“Above and Beyond”“All Things Must Pass”“Amy”“The Armor of Light”“Ballet 422”“Batkid Begins”“Becoming Bulletproof”“Being Evel”“Beltracchi – The Art of Forgery”“Best of Enemies”“The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution”“Bolshoi Babylon”“Brand: A Second Coming”“A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story”“Call Me Lucky”“Cartel Land”“Censored Voices”“Champs”“CodeGirl”“Coming Home”“Dark Horse”“...
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Multi-hyphenate artist and filmmaker Chris Rock will return to host the Oscars® for a second time, producers David Hill and Reginald Hudlin announced today.  The 88th Academy Awards® will be broadcast live on Oscar® Sunday, February 28, 2016, on the ABC Television Network.  Rock previously hosted the 77th Oscars telecast in 2005.“Chris Rock is truly the MVP of the entertainment industry,” said Hill and Hudlin. “Comedian, actor, writer, producer, director, documentarian – he’s done it all.  He’s going to be a phenomenal Oscar host!”“I'm so glad to be hosting the Oscars,” said...
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