Oscar Nominated Docs Get Their Moment to Shine

Posted by on Feb 23, 2013 in feature overlay, Movies | 0 comments

The 85th annual Academy Awards are now mere days away and while most of the world is busy discussing who will take home trophies for categories like Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Actress, special attention was also thrown this week onto the less glitzy but no less important world of documentaries. On Wednesday February 20, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences held an event to celebrate and honor this year’s nominees for Best Documentary Feature and Best Documentary Short Subject.

Hosted by former Oscar winner Michael Moore (Bowling for Columbine), the evening featured clips from all of the nominated films along with a panel discussion led by Moore featuring the nominated directors and producers. Together they talked about their films and the ever-evolving world of documentary filmmaking.

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