Elaine McMillion Sheldon’s Netflix original Heroin(e) (pictured) and Garret Bradley’s Alone are among the 10 docs named to the Oscars Best Documentary Short Subject shortlist.
The shortlisted films were chosen from a group of 77 eligible entries. After another round of voting, five of these 10 docs will earn Oscar nominations. The final nominations list will be announced Jan. 23, 2018.
The 90th Academy Awards, honoring the best films of 2017, will be held on March 4, 2018 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California.
The 10 documentary short films are listed below in alphabetical order by title, with their production companies:
Alone (The New York Times)
Edith+Eddie (Heart is Red and Kartemquin Films)
Heaven Is a Traffic Jam on the 405 (Stiefel & Co. )
Heroin(e) (A Netflix Original Documentary in association with The Center for Investigative Reporting, A Requisite (Media Production)
Kayayo – The Living Shopping Baskets (Integral Film)
Knife Skills (TFL Films)
116 Cameras (Birdling Films)
Ram Dass, Going Home (Further Pictures)
Ten Meter Tower (Plattform Produktion)
Traffic Stop (Q-Ball Productions)
Trailer and film not available
A previous version of this article misnamed the the director of Heroin(e). realscreen regrets this error.