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The Oscar Nominees for Best Documentary Feature
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Members of the Academy's Documentary Branch voted to determine these five nominees for the Academy Award for Best Documentary. See the entire list of 2021 Oscar nominations.

  • Collective: Alexander Nanau and Bianca Oana

  • Crip Camp: Nicole Newnham, Jim LeBrecht and Sara Bolder

  • The Mole Agent: Maite Alberdi and Marcela Santibáñez

  • My Octopus Teacher: Pippa Ehrlich, James Reed and Craig Foster

  • Time: Garrett Bradley, Lauren Domino and Kellen Quinn

And here's where to watch the films:

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Collective
2019
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Journalists uncover health care fraud in the wake of a deadly nightclub fire in Bucharest, Romania, in 2015.

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Crip Camp
2020
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A groundbreaking summer camp galvanizes teens who have disabilities. Related article: Our interview with Crip Camp filmmakers

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The Mole Agent
2020
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An 83-year-old man poses as a resident in a Chilean nursing home to see if he can find signs of abuse.

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My Octopus Teacher
2020
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A diver swims with an octopus that lives in a kelp forest off the coast of South Africa.

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Time
2020
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Fox Rich fights for the release of her husband, Rob, who is serving a 60-year sentence in prison. Don't forget! The 2021 Oscars will be held on Sunday, April 25th at 8 pm ET. Watch it live on ABC or go to ABC.com and log in with your TV provider.

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