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Warning! Oscar Submission Deadlines Are Coming

The Oscar season is almost upon us.

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Oscar campaign teams revving their engines the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences warns that submission deadlines for consideration for the 90th Academy Awards are fast approaching.

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The submission deadlines for individual categories and the General Entry/Official Screen Credits (OSC) form are below, due by 5 p.m. PT on the following dates:


Documentary Short Subject Friday, September 1

Documentary Feature Wednesday, September 20

Animated Short Film Monday, October 2

Live Action Short Film Monday, October 2

Foreign Language Film Monday, October 2

Animated Feature Film Wednesday, November 1

Original Score Friday, December 1

Original Song  Friday, December 1

General Entry/OSC Form Friday, December 1

Submitters can initiate the process online and the entire list of key dates and complete rules is here.

The 90th Oscars will be held on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network and in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

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