[OSCARS] Documentary Feature Shortlist

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LOS ANGELES, CA — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, led by its Future of Film Committee, will present “Oscars® Spotlight: Documentary Feature Shortlist,” a new program showcasing the 15 shortlisted documentary feature films in contention for the 91st Oscars. The films will screen theatrically in 13 cities nationwide starting December 31, 2018 through January 21, 2019. Participating theaters include AMC Theatres, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and Laemmle Theatres.

“The Academy is thrilled to be collaborating with exhibitors and distributors to shine a light on the best documentaries of the year,” said Albert Berger, Academy governor and chair of the Future of Film Committee. “We want to encourage moviegoing and engage audiences across the country in our process as we move through the shortlists, nominations and towards the Oscars.”

Theaters and showtimes are subject to change; check your local listings in the following cities:

Austin                   Alamo Drafthouse Mueller
Boston                   AMC Loews Boston Common 19
Chicago                  Music Box Theatre
Dallas/Fort Worth        Alamo Drafthouse Lake Highlands
Denver                   Alamo Drafthouse Sloans Lake

Los Angeles Area         AMC Sunset 5, Laemmle Monica Film Center, 
                         Laemmle Playhouse 7 (Pasadena)

New York                 IFC Center, Alamo Drafthouse Downtown Brooklyn
Phoenix Area             Harkins Shea 14
Raleigh                  Alamo Drafthouse Raleigh

San Francisco Area       Alamo Drafthouse New Mission, 
                         Christopher B. Smith Rafael Film Center

Santa Barbara            Santa Barbara International Film Festival
                         Riviera Theatre

Seattle                  AMC Pacific Place 11
Washington, D.C.         Warner Bros. Theater at the Smithsonian’s 
                         National Museum of American History

Nominations for the 91st Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

The 91st Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 24, 2019, at the Dolby Theatre® at Hollywood & Highland Center® in Hollywood, and will be televised live on the ABC Television Network. The Oscars also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.
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