2022 Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts

Opens in February

Each year, the Film Center is thrilled to present the Academy Award-nominated shorts program featuring the year’s most spectacular short films.

From 82 total qualifying films, these 15 made the shortlist for the Documentary Short Subject category of the 94th Academy Awards. Voting begins on January 27 and concludes on February 1.


The lineup for this program will be announced after the February 8th Nominations announcement.

SHORTLIST — DOCUMENTARY SHORT FILM

Águilas
Audible
A Broken House
Camp Confidential: America’s Secret Nazis
Coded: The Hidden Love of J. C. Leyendecker
Day of Rage
The Facility
Lead Me Home
Lynching Postcards: “Token of a Great Day”
The Queen of Basketball
Sophie & the Baron
Takeover
Terror Contagion
Three Songs for Benazir
When We Were Bullies

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