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how to guide by nic wistreich | February 2001

How To Get Your Short Oscar Nominated

It's a little late for this year's awards, but now is the time to prepare for 2002. To be eligable for an Academy Award for best short or best animated short, the film must have been shown at any one of a number of Academy selected festivals or award ceremonies.

The festivals where inclusion provides Academy Award best short or best animated short nomination are detailed below, with, where possible, web links.

Ann Arbor (Michigan) Film Festival

Annecy Festival Int'l Du Cinema D'animation

Aspen Shortsfest

Athens (Ohio) Int'l Film Festival

Atlanta Film Festival

Austin Film Festival

Berlin Int'l Film Festival

Bilbao Int'l Festival of Documentary & Short Films

Black Maria Film Festival

British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards

Cannes Festival Int'l Du Film

Cartagena Int'l Film Festival

Chicago Int'l Film Festival

Cinanima Int'l Animation Film Festival

Cracow Int'l Festival of Short Films

Foyle Film Festival

Gijon Int'l Film Festival for Young People

Hemisfilm (San Antonio, Tx)

Hiroshima Int'l Animation Festival

India Int'l Film Festival

Locarno Int'l Film Festival

London Int'l Animation Festival

Melbourne Int'l Film Festival

Montreal Int'l Festival of New Cinema

Montreal World Film Festival

Moscow Int'l Film Festival

Nashville Independent Film Festival

Oberhausen Int'l Short Film Festival

Ottawa Int'l Animation Festival

Palm Springs Int'l Short Film Festival

San Francisco Int'l Film Festival

Santa Barbara Int'l Film Festival


Stuttgart Int'l Animation Festival

Sundance Film Festival

Sydney Film Festival

Toronto Worldwide Short Film Festival

Turin Int'l Film Festival of Young Cinema

Uppsala Int'l Short Film Festival

USA Film Festival

Venice Int'l Film Festival

Wellington Int'l Film Festival

World Animation Celebration (Los Angeles)

Zagreb World Festival Of Animated Films

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