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What movies were nominated for Oscars in 2015?

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The film that won the Academy Award for "best film" at the 87th Academy Awards, held in February 2015, was "Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)." The other films nominated for the award were "American Sniper," "Boyhood," "The Grand Budapest Hotel" and "The Imitation Game," as well as "Selma," "The Theory of Everything" and "Whiplash."

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The film that won the Academy Award for best animated feature film was "Big Hero 6." The other films nominated for that award were "The Boxtrolls," "How To Train Your Dragon 2," "Song of the Sea" and "The Tale of the Princess Kaguya."

"CitizenFour" won the Academy Award for best documentary feature. The other films nominated were "Finding Vivian Maier," "Last Days in Vietnam," "The Salt of the Earth" and "Virunga."

The film that won the Academy Award for best documentary short subject was "Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1." Also nominated for that award were "Joanna," "Our Curse," "The Reaper (La Parka)" and "White Earth."

The film that won the Academy Award for best foreign language film was the Polish film "Ida." Other films nominated were the Russian film "Leviathan," the Estonian film "Tangerines," the Mauritanian film "Timbuktu" and the Argentinean film "Wild Tales."

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