You can now make your picks for Best Documentary Short in the Oscars predictions center. Here is text from Paul’s article after the Academy narrowed the field to 10 finalists. Who do you think is out front to win?
A screening committee drawn from documentary branch members has
winnowed a field of 74 entries down to 10 semi-finalists for the Best
Documentary Short Oscar using an averaged scoring system. This marks an
increase from the eight it has been in the past. (See the full list below.)
members of the branch can take part in the second round which kicks off
on Dec. 30 and will be done by preferential voting. Five nominees will
be announced along with the rest of the Academy Award contenders on Jan.
14. All members of the academy will receive DVDs of these nominees and
can vote for the winner.
“Body Team 12″
“Chau, beyond the Line”
“Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah”
“50 Feet from Syria”
“A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness”
“Last Day of Freedom”
“My Enemy, My Brother”