[Movies] Visual Effects Shortlist Announced For 2014 Academy Awards
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 12.05.2013
Which films made the list?
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today via an official press release the 10 films that are currently in the running for the Visual Effects Award category for next year's 86th Oscars.
147 films previously qualified for the award. The Visual effects Branch Executive Committee determined the shortlist for the Academy. Below are the 10 films still in the running:
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Iron Man 3
The Lone Ranger
Star Trek Into Darkness
Thor: The Dark World
World War Z
The branch will now determine be allowed to watch 10-minute excerpts of the films on the shortlist on January 9, 2014 to determine the five films for final Oscar consideration.
The final Oscar nominations will be revealed on Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 5:30AM PT at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
The Academy Awards will be broadcast live on ABC on March 2, 2014.