Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Releases Best Documentary Shortlist

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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Releases Best Documentary Shortlist

And the preliminary Oscar race heats up…

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have released the official shortlist for the Best Documentary category. Over 140 films originally qualified for this category. Listed below are the top 15 (in alphabetical order):

The Act of Killing
The Armstrong Lie
Blackfish
The Crash Reel
Cutie and the Boxer
Dirty Wars,
First Cousin Once Removed
God Loves Uganda
Life According to Sam
Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer
The Square
Stories We Tell
Tim’s Vermeer
20 Feet from Stardom
Which Way Is the Front Line from Here? The Life and Time of Tim Hetherington

The 86th annual Oscar ceremony is slated for March 2, 2014.

(Via THR )

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