Killing In the Name – Trailer from Carie Lemack – Global Survivors on Vimeo.
Three to five of these will earn a nomination:
‚ÄúBorn Sweet,‚Äù Cynthia Wade Productions
‚ÄúKilling in the Name,‚Äù Moxie Firecracker Films
‚ÄúLiving for 32,‚Äù Cuomo Cole Productions
Beverly Hills, CA ‚Äî The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 10 animated short films will advance in the voting process for the 82nd Academy Awards. Thirty-seven pictures had originally qualified in the category:
The Cat Piano, Eddie White and Ari Gibson, directors (The People‚Äôs Republic of Animation)
French Roast, Fabrice O....
AJ Schnack writes about the short list of Doc Shorts, which seem to come from one place in particular:
THE FINAL INCH is one of several films on the shortlist with a connection to HBO, which has cornered the market on the doc short category in recent years. It garnered laughs at last year’s IDA reception for Oscar nominees when each successive honoree in the shorts...
Beverly Hills, CA ‚Äî The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that the field of Documentary Short Subject entries for the 81st Academy Awards¬Æ has been narrowed to eight films, of which three to five will earn Oscar¬Æ nominations.
Voters from the Academy‚Äôs Documentary Branch viewed this year‚Äôs 31 eligible contenders...
AP entertainment writer Jake Coyle writes up the short that will screen before Wall-E, Presto:
“WALL-E,” the tale of robot love that’s almost without dialogue, itself feels like a Pixar short grown long, with “Presto” as a delightful and cartoonish appetizer.
Written and directed by Doug Sweetland, “Presto” is about an elegant...