July 13, 2020

Shortlist Announced for Oscar 2020 Award Nomination

Among the 24 categories in the Academy Awards, Academy has released the nomination list for 9 categories. This is the second time, Academy has done so. On 16th December, Monday 2019, the official shortlist was announced. Here are the details of it.

Changes and Updates to the Oscar Nomination Shortlist 2020

oscar 2020 shortlist nomination

Among 92 nominees submitted only 10 films make it through to the Best International Feature Film. The same was the condition for Best Documentary Feature film in which the nominees were cut down from 159 to 15.

The nomination for Best Visual Effects has been narrowed to 10 films (note it was already cut in half previously to 20 nominees only). The Music awards which included the Best Original Song and Best Original Score were also brought down to 15 nominees from 75 submission previously. Among 12 nominees each in the Best Makeup and Haristyling, Shorts, Animated, Documentary and Live-action only 10 made it through to the 2020 Oscars Award.

Oscar 2020 Nomination Shortlist

Here is the complete shortlist for Oscar 2020 Nomination in 9 Categories

CategoryOrg. SubmittedShort listed list
DOCUMENTARY FEATURE159Advocate
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
One Child Nation
DOCUMENTARY SHORT SUBJECT96After 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
Walk Run Cha-Cha
INTERNATIONAL FEATURE FILM91Czech Republic: The Painted Bird
Estonia:Truth and Justice
France:Les Misérables
Hungary: Those Who Remained
North Macedonia: Honeyland
Poland: Corpus Christi
Russia:Beanpole
Senegal: Atlantics
South Korea: Parasite
Spain: Pain and Glory
MAKEUP AND HAIRSTYLINGBombshell
Dolemite Is My Name
Downton Abbey
Joker
Judy
Little Women
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil
1917
Once upon a Time…in Hollywood
Rocketman
MUSIC (ORIGINAL SCORE)170Avengers: Endgame
Bombshell
The Farewell
Ford v Ferrari
Frozen II
Jojo Rabbit
Joker
The King
Little Women
Marriage Story
Motherless Brooklyn
1917
Pain and Glory
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
Us
MUSIC (ORIGINAL SONG)75Speechless from Aladdin
Letter To My Godfather from The Black Godfather
I’m Standing With You from Breakthrough
Da Bronx from The Bronx USA
Into The Unknown from Frozen II
Stand Up from Harriet
Catchy Song from The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part
Never Too Late from The Lion King
Spirit from The Lion King
Daily Battles from Motherless Brooklyn
A Glass of Soju from Parasite
(I’m Gonna) Love Me Again from Rocketman
High Above The Water from Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am
I Can’t Let You Throw Yourself Away from Toy Story 4
Glasgow from Wild Rose
ANIMATED SHORT FILM92Dcera (Daughter)
Hair Love
He Can’t Live without Cosmos
Hors Piste
Kitbull
Memorable
Mind My Mind
The Physics of Sorrow
Sister
Uncle Thomas: Accounting for the Days
LIVE ACTION SHORT FILM191Brotherhood
The Christmas Gift
Little Hands
Miller & Son
Nefta Football Club
The Neighbors’ Window
Refugee
Saria
A Sister
Sometimes, I Think about Dying
VISUAL EFFECTSAlita: Battle Angel
Avengers: Endgame
Captain Marvel
Cats
Gemini Man
The Irishman
The Lion King
1917
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
Terminator: Dark Fate

Note: There might be some changes in the short list above. So, this might not be the final nomination list for the academy awards 2020.

Make sure you watch oscar awards 2020 live on 9th February 2020. It will be a good show to know which one won.