Oscars: A Record 170 Films Submitted in Documentary Feature Race

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'Jane,' 'Icarus' and 'An Inconvenient Sequel' are among the submitted docs.

A record 170 features have been submitted for consideration for the 90th Academy Awards' documentary feature category.

Several of the films have not yet had their required Los Angeles and New York qualifying releases. This list will be narrowed down to 15 films when a shortlist is announced in December. A complete list follows.

(Click through on titles below to see the reviews of the films)

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail
Aida’s Secrets
Al Di Qua
All the Rage
All These Sleepless Nights
The American Media & the 2nd Assassination of President John F. Kennedy
And the Winner Isn’t
Angels Within
Architects of Denial
Arthur Miller: Writer
Atomic Homefront
The B-Side: Elsa Dorfman’s Portrait Photography
Bang! The Bert Berns Story
Bending the Arc
Big Sonia
Bill Nye: Science Guy
Birthright: A War Story
Bobbi Jene
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
Born in China
Born to Lead: The Sal Aunese Story
Brimstone & Glory
Bronx Gothic
California Typewriter
Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop: A Bad Boy Story
Casting JonBenet
Chasing Coral
Chasing Trane
Citizen Jane: Battle for the City
City of Ghosts
Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives
Cries From Syria
Cruel and Unusual
Cuba and the Cameraman
Dawson City: Frozen Time
The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson
Destination Unknown
Dream Big: Engineering Our World
A Dying King: The Shah of Iran
Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis (Our Friends)
Earth: One Amazing Day
Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars
Everybody Knows...Elizabeth Murray
Ex Libris: New York Public Library
Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family
Faces Places
The Farthest
The Final Year
Finding Oscar
500 Years
Food Evolution
For Ahkeem
The Force
The Freedom to Marry
From the Ashes
Gaga: Five Foot Two
A German Life
Get Me Roger Stone
God Knows Where I Am
Good Fortune
A Gray State
Hare Krishna! The Mantra, the Movement and the Swami Who Started It All
Harold and Lillian: A Hollywood Love Story
Hearing Is Believing
Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS
Human Flow
I Am Another You
I Am Evidence
I Am Jane Doe
I Called Him Morgan
If You’re Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast
The Incomparable Rose Hartman
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power
Intent to Destroy
Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent
Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond – Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton
Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold
Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower
Karl Marx City
Keep Quiet
LA 92
The Last Dalai Lama?
The Last Laugh
Last Men in Aleppo
Legion of Brothers
Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992
Letters From Baghdad
Long Strange Trip
Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry
Man in Red Bandana
Mr. Gaga: A True Story of Love and Dance
My Scientology Movie
Naples ’44
Neary’s: The Dream at the End of the Rainbow

Night School
No Greater Love
No Stone Unturned
Nobody Speak: Trials of the Free Press
Nowhere to Hide
Oklahoma City
One of Us
The Paris Opera
The Pathological Optimist
Pearl Jam: Let’s Play Two
The Pulitzer at 100
Rancher, Farmer, Fisherman
The Rape of Recy Taylor
The Reagan Show
Restless Creature: Wendy Whelan
A River Below
Rocky Ros Muc
Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World
School Life
Score: A Film Music Documentary
Served Like a Girl
The Settlers
Shot! The Psycho-Spiritual Mantra of Rock
Sidemen: Long Road to Glory
The Skyjacker’s Tale
Sled Dogs
Stopping Traffic: The Movement to End Sex-Trafficking
Strong Island
Surviving Peace
Swim Team
Take Every Wave: The Life of Laird Hamilton
Take My Nose... Please!
They Call Us Monsters
32 Pills: My Sister’s Suicide
This Is Everything: Gigi Gorgeous
Tickling Giants
Twenty Two
Vince Giordano: There’s a Future in the Past
Wait for Your Laugh
Wasted! The Story of Food Waste
Water & Power: A California Heist
Whitney: Can I Be Me
Whose Streets?
The Work