Oscars: 10 Animated Short Films Make the List

The list includes new films from Pixar and the National Film Board of Canada.

Ten animated short films will advance in the voting process for the 88th Academy Awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today. This year's class includes the latest short film from Pixar, Sanjay's Super Team and two new films from the National Film Board of Canada, Carface and If I Was God....

Short films and feature animation branch members will now select five nominees from this shortlist. Screenings will be held in Los Angeles, London, New York and San Francisco in December.

Sixty productions originally qualified in the category.

The ten films are:

Bear Story (Historia De Un Oso), Gabriel Osorio, director, and Pato Escala, producer (Punkrobot Animation Studio)

Carface (Autos Portraits), Claude Cloutier, director (National Film Board of Canada)

If I Was God…, Cordell Barker, director (National Film Board of Canada)

Love in the Time of March Madness, Melissa Johnson and Robertino Zambrano, directors (High Hip Productions and KAPWA Studioworks)

My Home, Phuong Mai Nguyen, director (Papy3D Productions)

An Object at Rest, Seth Boyden, director (California Institute of the Arts)

Prologue, Richard Williams, director, and Imogen Sutton, producer (Animation Masterclass)

Sanjay’s Super Team, Sanjay Patel, director, and Nicole Grindle, producer (Pixar Animation Studios)

We Can’t Live without Cosmos, Konstantin Bronzit, director (Melnitsa Animation Studio)

World of Tomorrow, Don Hertzfeldt, director (Bitter Films)