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iW NEWS | Academy Shortlists 8 Doc Shorts

iW NEWS | Academy Shortlists 8 Doc Shorts

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the narrowed field from 23 eligible contenders to 8 in the Documentary Short Subject category. They are “Body & Soul: Diana & Kathy,” “Freeheld,” “If It Happens,” “La Corona,” “Ochberg’s Orphans,” “Portraits of a Lady,” “Salim Baba” and “Sari’s Mother.” Three to five of these films will receive an Academy Award nomination come January. [Peter Knegt]

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