Oscar short list
DOK Leipzig animated films in the run for Academy Awards nominations
Every year at the end of february all the big names, films and cineasts catch up in Hollywood. Besides loads of glamour, stars and the red carpet one should not forget the award show, where unique and special films are honored.
In November the Academy announced the first candidates for an Oscar nomination in the category "best animated shortfilm". The short list was narrowed down from 56 to 10 qualifying pictures. All in: four films from this years DOK Leipzig programme:
"Subconscious Password", which was awarded with the Silver Dove, next to "Room on the Broom" (Anima for Kids), "Hollow Land" (Int'l Competition) and "Gloria Victoria" (Int'l Competition) are competing for one of the desired nominations, which will finally be announced January 16.
The award show will take place March 2, 2014 in the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles and we are already crossing fingers for all films!
Find out more about the oscar shortlist here!