In the pre-Oscar lists released on Thursday is a pleasant surprise: the short “A Fábrica” is among the finalists in the category Best Live Action Short Film. Aly Muritiba is a Bahian based in Curitiba whose film has been awarded multiple festival in the world.
The five nominees will be announced on Jan. 10 of next year and the Oscar ceremony is Feb. 24.
Finalists in the category Best Live Action Short Film:
“A Fábrica”, from Aly Muritiba
“Asad,” from Bryan Buckley;
“Buzkashi Boys” from Sam French
“Curfew”, from Shawn Christensen
“Dood van een Schaduw”, from Tom van Avermaet
“Henry” from Yan England
“Kiruna-Kigali”, from Goran Kapetanovic
“The Night Shift Belongs to the Stars”, from Silvia Bizio
“9meter”, from Anders Walther
“Salar”, from Nicholas Greene
“When you find me”, from Bryce Dallas
A Fábrica’s Trailer: