2019 Oscar Nominated Shorts: Animation

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2018 | 75 minutes

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ANIMAL BEHAVIOUR

d. Alison Snowden, David Fine | Canada | 14 min

Five animals meet regularly to discuss their inner angst in a group therapy session led by Dr. Clement, a canine psychotherapist

BAO

d. Domee Shi | USA | 8 min

An aging Chinese mom suffering from empty nest syndrome gets another chance at motherhood when one of her dumplings springs to life as a lively, giggly dumpling boy.

LATE AFTERNOON

d. Louise Bagnall | Ireland | 10 min

Emily is an elderly woman who lives between two states, the past and the present. She journeys into an inner world, reliving moments from her life. She searches for a connection within her vivid, but fragmented memories.

ONE SMALL STEP

d. Andrew Chesworth, Bobby Pontillas | USA | 8 min

Luna is a vibrant young Chinese American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut. From the day she witnesses a rocket launching into space on TV, Luna is driven to reach for the stars. In the big city, Luna lives with her loving father Chu, who supports her with a humble shoe repair business he runs out of his garage. As Luna grows up, she enters college, facing adversity of all kinds in pursuit of her dreams.

WEEKENDS

d. Trevor Jimenez | USA | 16 min

The story of a young boy shuffling between the homes of his recently divorced parents. Surreal dream-like moments mix with the domestic realities of a broken up family in this hand-animated film set in 1980's Toronto.

WISHING BOX

d. Wenli Zhang, Nan Li | USA | 6 min

The story is about a pirate Derek and his sidekick monkey after years sailing, finally found a treasure box, and this box is a magic box can make your wishes come true.

TWEET TWEET

d. Zhanna Bekmambetova | Russia | 11 min

Our life is like walking on a tightrope. In times we are scared or lost we lose balance. When we are happy and excited we forget we walk on a rope. We can even fly!

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For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 8th. We will be screening the Animated and Live Action shorts packages. A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don't miss this year's selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 24th.

  • Year: 2018
  • Running Time: 75 minutes
  • Rating: PG