Jane (pictured), Faces Places and Unrest are among the films shortlisted for Best Documentary Feature at the the 90th Academy Awards.
On Thursday (Dec. 7), the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences unveiled the list of 15 films that have advanced in the voting process, with 170 films originally submitted in the category. Of those named, five projects will earn Oscar nominations.
The nominees, as chosen by Documentary Branch members, will be announced on Jan. 23 and the Academy Awards ceremony takes place on March 4 at the Dolby Theatre in L.A.
The 15 shortlisted films are below, with credits supplied by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences:
Abacus: Small Enough to Jail
Mitten Media, Motto Pictures, Kartemquin Educational Films and WGBH/FRONTLINE
Exposure Labs in partnership with The Ocean Agency & View Into the Blue in association with Argent Pictures & The Kendeda Fund
City of Ghosts
Our Time Projects and Jigsaw Productions
Ex Libris – The New York Public Library
Ex Libris Films
Participant Media and AC Films
Netflix Documentary in association with Impact Partners, Diamond Docs, Chicago Media Project and Alex Productions
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power
Paramount Pictures and Participant Media
National Geographic Studios in association with Public Road Productions
Last Men in Aleppo
Long Strange Trip
Double E Pictures, AOMA Sunshine Films and Sikelia
One of Us
Yanceville Films and Louverture Films
Shella Films and Little by Little Films