From here on out, the news will come fast and furious as the race to Oscar® glory awaits.
In a release, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) today(Oct. 13, 2011) announced that the field of Documentary Short Subject contenders for the 83rd Academy Awards® has been narrowed to eight films, of which three to five will earn Oscar® nominations.
The eight films are:
“Born Sweet,” Cynthia Wade Productions
“Killing in the Name,” Moxie Firecracker Films
“Living for 32,” Cuomo Cole Productions
“One Thousand Pictures: RFK’s Last Journey,” Lichen Films
“Poster Girl,” Portrayal Films
“Strangers No More,” Simon & Goodman Picture Company
“Sun Come Up,” Sun Come Up, LLC
“The Warriors of Qiugang,” Thomas Lennon Films, Inc.
SOURCE: AMPAS: Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.