Casino Royale in Oscar consideration for Visual Effects nomination
Seven Vie for Visual Effects Oscar
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that seven films are in consideration for achievement in Visual Effects for the 79th Academy AwardsÂ®.
The films are listed below in alphabetical order:
âNight at the Museumâ
âPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Manâs Chestâ
âX-Men The Last Standâ
On Wednesday, January 17, the Academyâs Visual Effects Award nominating committee will view 15-minute film excerpts from each of the seven shortlisted films. Following the screenings, members will vote to nominate three films for Oscar consideration.
Nominations for the 79th Academy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, January 23, 2007, at 5:30 a.m. PST in the Academyâs Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
Academy Awards for outstanding film achievements of 2006 will be presented on Sunday, February 25, 2007, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland CenterÂ®, and televised live by the ABC Television Network at 5 p.m. PST, beginning with a half-hour arrivals segment.
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