The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the15 documentaries that will advance to the voting process for the 79thAcademy Awards.

The documentary branch screening committee viewed all 81 filmsthat originally qualified in the category, and will now narrow the list down tothe final five nominations. Nominations will be announced on Jan 23, 2007.

The 15 films are: Blindsight, Can Mr Smith Get To WashingtonAnymore', Deliver Us From Evil, The Ground Truth, An Inconvenient Truth, IraqIn Fragments, Jesus Camp, Jonestown: The Life And Death Of People's Temple, MyCountry, My Country, Shut Up & Sing, Sisters In Law, Storm Of Emotions, TheTrials Of Darryl Hunt, An Unreasonable Man, The War Tapes.

The AcademyAwards will take place on Feb 25, 2007.