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Oscar Doc Shortlist: Read and Watch Our Coverage of This Year’s Contenders

Oscar Doc Shortlist: Read and Watch Our Coverage of This Year's Contenders

After the Academy’s announcement of the 15-film shortlist for Best Documentary Feature, we’ve rounded up our coverage of the contenders, dating all the way back to the Sundance Film Festival in January. Read on!


How ‘Amy’ Shows Winehouse as You’ve Never Seen Before 

Watch: ‘Amy’ Director Asif Kapadia on How He Resurrected Winehouse

“Best of Enemies”

How Filmmaker Morgan Neville Got Buckley vs. Vidal Doc ‘Best of Enemies’ Made 

“Cartel Land”

WATCH: Why Doc Contender ‘Cartel Land’ Is Must-See

“Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief”

7 Early Year Releases, from ‘Going Clear’ to ‘Mad Max,’ That Deserve Awards Buzz

“He Named Me Malala”

‘He Named Me Malala’ Reveals Nobel Winner Yousafzai’s Human Side

“Heart of a Dog”

Laurie Anderson’s ‘Heart of a Dog’ is Aural-Visual Showstopper (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO) 

“The Hunting Ground”

LISTEN: After Legal Threats, CNN Airs ‘The Hunting Ground,’ Which Puts a Human Face on Campus Rape (PODCAST)

“Listen to Me Marlon”

How Brando Narrated Biodoc ‘Listen to Me Marlon’ 

Watch: ‘Listen to Me Marlon’ Producers John Battsek and R.J. Cutler Discuss Brando’s “Obsessive Nature”

“The Look of Silence”

Watch: Joshua Oppenheimer on Making PGA Nominee ‘The Look of Silence’ (Exclusive Video)

“What Happened, Miss Simone?”

‘What Happened, Miss Simone?’ Conjures the Demons Inside Soul’s High Priestess

“Where to Invade Next”

Michael Moore on Entertaining Audiences and ‘Where to Invade Next’ (VIDEO)

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