Awards Calendar

  • ASIFA: Deadline to renew or join ASIFA-Hollywood to be able to participate in the Annie Award voting
    November 30, 2015
  • VES: Submission Deadline
    November 30, 2015
  • ASIFA: Annie Award Nominations announced
    December 1, 2015
  • WGA: Preliminary Screenplay online voting begins
    December 1, 2015
  • DGA: Online voting for Feature Film Nominations opens
    December 2, 2015
  • HFPA: Final screening date for Motion Pictures
    December 2, 2015
  • WGA: Television, New Media, Radio, News, Promotional Writing, and Graphic Animation Nominations Announced
    December 3, 2015
  • HFPA: Final date for Motion Picture press conference
    December 5, 2015
  • AFI: Honorees Announced
    December 7, 2015
  • HFPA: Deadline for receipt of nomination ballots by Ernst & YoungNom
    December 7, 2015

Academy: Members Who E-Voted Can Switch to Paper

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In a release, AMPAS touts a record number of votes during the nominations period, despite widely reported e-voting problems.

Any Academy member who e-voted for the Oscar nominations can switch to paper for their final vote, the Academy said Tuesday.

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“One of our basic goals at the Academy is to increase member engagement. Despite some challenges, more members voted for this year’s nominations than they have in the past several years,” Academy COO Ric Robertson said in a release. “We are looking forward to a continuation of that trend in the final voting.”

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Voting starts Friday, Feb. 8 at 8 a..m. PST and closes Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 5 p.m. PST. Members will also be able to vote using paper ballots, online, or via several voting stations in Los Angeles, New York, and London, and a 24-hour call center, the Academy said.

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