Duplicate entries (tried myself but can't get them to merge)

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I have three duplicate entries.

I have tried merging them myself but they seem to struggle to be done from user. Probably because I put the listing as a Short Documentary then as a Series.

1 Incorrect: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10938706/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_4 to be merged with
1 Correct: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11011220/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_3.

2 Incorrect: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10938682/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_5 to be merged with
2 Correct: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11011216/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_3.

3 Incorrect: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10938676/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_6 to be merged with
3 Correct: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt11011210/?ref_=nm_flmg_wr_3.

If someone could take a look at merging them I would be grateful. I did try twice, but seems the automation just fails to merge them in this case adequately. And haven't been able to find a human to do it.
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Did you follow this procedure:
How can I merge two titles?
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Yes. But as I said, "seems the automation just fails to merge them in this case adequately."
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This is due as I stated, "Probably because I put the listing as a Short Documentary then as a Series." So the automation feature doesn't count them as mergeable. If the "Incorrect" listings could be deleted, that also would do the job fine. But I'm unsure whether that's able to be done. At least not from my end.
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Then you should also post your 18-digit contribution numbers for those attempts.
You might be able to find them here:
https://contribute.imdb.com/contributions/history
or here
https://contribute.imdb.com/updates/history
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Siren,

I'm wondering if the reason the updates were not processed involves how they were submitted to the editors.

When a movie short title needs to be merged with a series title episode, you needed to start the submission from the incorrect title page. 

In the Title Correction form, you need to submit the series episode page this way:

"Series title" (year) {series episode title (#season.episode number)}

For example, the correct title is listed in the IMDb this way:

"9/11 Whistleblowers" (2019) {9/11 Whistleblowers: Barry Jennings (#1.3)}

(This is the title stored in the IMDb and is the headline shown at the top of the Updating Information page after clicking the title's Edit page button.)

Write a brief statement of why the title is being merged. (Title formatting correction and merge. The page was mistakenly created as a short film and is a series episode.) Acknowledge any yellow warning messages you will receive. 

The submission should be in green and ready for submission.

If that's not the issue,  please wait for a response from an IMDb representative. 
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Thanks. The formatting was most likely my issue indeed. As this time, it "found" the other titles properly to merge. Not sure it did that last time, so hopefully is a smooth merge this time. Thanks.

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Fixed perfectly (waited the week, as it said it can take that long). Just letting you know. Thanks.

Appreciated to everyone who helped. Was bugging me for months.

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