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Preselection committees 

  • SHORT FILM COMMITTEE

The Short Film Committee chooses the films that will compete for the César 2020 for best short film from among all the short films that have obtained a screening permit from the CNC between July 1st 2018 and June 30th 2019. This Committee is made up of figures from the world of short film production in France, whose professional activity leads them to view a large number of short films. It is confirmed each year by the Academy’s Governing Board. 

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  • ANIMATION COMMITTEE

The Animation Committee chooses the films that will compete for César 2020 for best animated short film, from among all the short animated films that have obtained a screening permit from the CNC between July 1st 2018 and June 30th 2019. 

This Committee is made up of figures from the world of animated film production in France, whose professional activity leads them to view a large number of animated short films. It is confirmed each year by the Academy’s Governing Board.

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Other committees

  • DISCOVERY COMMITTEE

In collaboration with the Governing Board, the Discovery Committee proposes an interim list of sixteen young actresses and sixteen young actors chosen from all the interpreters of French film production in theaters in 2019 in order to draw the attention of the Academy members to these young performing artists.

This committee is made up of casting directors working in French film productions. It is confirmed each year by the Academy’s Governing Board.

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  • TECHNICAL INDUSTRIES COMMITTEE

It performs the preselection of French technical services companies that will compete for the César & Techniques Trophy or for the Innovation Prize, among all those who worked on at least one of the films eligible for the César for the Best Film 2019 and who have responded to the calls for applications that have been sent to all these companies.

 

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  • THEATRE OWNERS SHORT FILM COMMITTEE

The Theatre Owners Short Film Committee chooses among all the short films awarded between April 1st 2018 and March 30th 2019 by National Film Academies from around the world, the 9 films that make up the program of the Collection des Nuits en Or. The films are screened during exceptional evenings in 28 cities from 30th May to 7th June 2019. The Committee is made of the French cinema operators participating in the event.

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