Eight documentary shorts have been chosen for the 2013 Oscar shortlist. Between three and five will receive a nomination. Five of eight of the shorts are directed by women.
Nominations will be announced on January 10, 2013.
Here’s the list of women-directed documentary shorts:
The Education of Mohammad Hussein – Directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady
Inocente – Co-Directed by Andrea Nix and Sean Fine
Kings Point – Directed by Sari Gilman
Mondays at Racine – Directed by Cynthia Wade
The Perfect Fit – Directed by Tali Yankelevich
Eight Short Docs Selected for Oscar Shortlist; Many Previous Nominees (Thompson on Hollywood!)