The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences released the shortlists of nine Oscar categories which include not only a documentary but also other kinds such as international feature, makeup, and hairstyling. Other categories include original score and song, visual effects & doc, animated and live-action. Academy members will select the 2020 Oscar nominees in these respective fields from the shortlists. The films are usually divided into different types and categories. The followings are the categories and films that have been taken into the shortlists-
2020 Academy Award Nominations for Best Documentary Feature
This category includes 15 films and one film will get the award. Awarding full-length documentary films started in 1942. The remarkabledocumentaries for 2020 Oscars include Advocate, American Factory, The Apollo, Apollo 11, Aquarela, The Biggest Little Farm, The Cave, The Edge of Democracy, For Sama, The Great Hack, Honeyland, Knock Down the House, Maiden, Midnight Family, and One Child Nation.
2020 Oscars Nominations for Best Documentary (Short Subject)
Ninety-six films were qualified for initial selection and Only 10 left for the final award. Giving award on best document short subject was stared in 1941. The documentary short subjectthat includes After Maria, Fire in Paradise, Ghosts of Sugar Land, In the Absence, Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl), Life Overtakes Me, The Nightcrawlers, St. Louis Superman, Stay Close, and Walk Run Cha-Cha.
2020 Oscars Nominations for International Films
The international feature film was known as the Foreign Language Film category. Out of 91 films, only 10 films got a chance for the ballot. Notable international films to make the shortlist for the type known as best foreign-language film include The Painted Bird (Czech Republic), Truth and Justice (Estonia), Les Misérables (France), Those Who Remained (Hungary), Honeyland (North Macedonia), Corpus Christi (Poland), Beanpole (Russia), Atlantics (Senegal), Parasite (South Korea) and Pain and Glory (Spain).
2020 Oscars Nominations for Live Action Short Films
Initially, 191 films were listed for this category and finally 10 movies advance for the next round. Live-action short films that include Brotherhood, The Christmas Gift, Little Hands, Miller & Son, Nefta Football Club, The Neighbors’ Window, Refugee, Saria, A Sister, and Sometimes, I Think About Dying.
2020 Oscars Nominations for Best Animated Film
32 films have been submitted for Best Animated film category, but the shortlist is not published yet. Among 32 movies, our predictions are How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, Missing Link, Toy Story 4, The Lion King, A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon and Frozen 2.
Animated Short Films Nominations for Oscars 2020
Animated short filmsthat include films like Dcera (Daughter), Hair Love, He Can’t Live Without Cosmos, Hors Piste, Kitbull, Memorable, Mind My Mind, The Physics of Sorrow, Sister, and Uncle Thomas: Accounting for the Days.
Oscar 2020 Nominations for Visual Effects
Visual Effects filmsthat include films like Alita: Battle Angel, Avengers: Endgame, Captain Marvel, Cats, Gemini Man, The Irishman, The Lion King, 1917, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, and Terminator: Dark Fate.
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One film from each category from the above list will get the award on 9 February 2020. The Oscars 2020 will be broadcasted live on ABC Network including 225 other countries. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will publish more shortlist, keep tuned with us to get all the list.