The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that the field of documentary short subject contenders for the 86th Academy Awards has been narrowed to eight films, of which three to five will earn Oscar nominations.
Voters from the Academy’s documentary branch viewed this year’s 40 eligible entries and submitted their ballots to PricewaterhouseCoopers for tabulation.
The eight films advancing in the documentary short category are:
Jason Cohen Productions, LLC
Karama Has No Walls
Hot Spot Films
The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life
Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall
Prison Terminal LLC
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Big Young Films and Runaway Films