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The 2019 Oscars Shortlists are Here

It’s that time of year! The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has published their shortlists in consideration for the 91st Oscars® in nine categories: Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject, Foreign Language Film, Makeup and Hairstyling, Music (Original Score), Music (Original Song), Animated Short Film, Live Action Short Film and Visual Effects.

If that wasn't enough to get you excited, thirteen films from our 2018 Calgary Film lineup are included...

Best Documentary Feature

  • OF FATHER AND SONS
  • ON HER SHOULDERS

Best Documentary Short

  • MY DEAD DAD’S PORNO TAPES

Best Foreign Language Film 

  • SHOPLIFTERS
  • THE GUILTY
  • BIRD OF PASSAGE
  • CAPERNAUM, winner of the 2018 Calgary Film Audience Favourite Award: Narrative Feature
  • COLD WAR

Best Animated Short

  • ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR
  • ONE SMALL STEP - watch below! 
  • WEEKENDS

Best Live Action Short

  • FAUVE, winner of the 2018 Calgary Film Best Overall Short and recipient of $2,500 
  • CAROLINE



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    What's next? Nominations for the 91st Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. In early January, we'll be announcing details and ticket sales for our annual Oscars viewing party and fundraiser, A Red Carpet Affair. Stay tuned! 

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