Oscar Shorts: Live Action!

  • Fri Feb 9
  • Sun Feb 11
    $5.50 all
Oscar Shorts: Live Action!

See all the nominees before the winner is declared at the Academy Awards Ceremony on March 4!

Nominated films

  • DeKalb Elementary
    – Reed Van Dyk, USA, 20 minutes
    Inspired by a 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • The Silent Child
    – Chris Overton and Rachel Shenton, UK, 20 minutes
    The Silent Child centers around a profoundly deaf four year old girl named Libby who is born into a middle class family and lives in a world of silence until a caring social worker teaches her the gift of communication.
  • My Nephew Emmett
    – Kevin Wilson, Jr., USA, 20 minutes
    In 1955, a Mississippi preacher tries to protect his 14-year-old nephew, Emmett Till from two racist killers out for blood. Based on true events.
  • The Eleven O’Clock
    – Derin Seale and Josh Lawson, Australia, 13 minutes
    The delusional patient of a psychiatrist believes he is actually the psychiatrist. As they each attempt to treat each other the session gets out of control.
  • Watu Wote/All of Us
    – Katja Benrath and Tobias Rosen, Germany, 22 minutes
    For almost a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, Muslim bus passengers showed that solidarity can prevail.

website: shortsinternational.com

BluRay color
1 hour 39 minutes
release year/country