2020 Oscar-Nominated Shorts

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Saturday, Feb. 01 @ The Willson Auditorium

  • Program One – 1:30 pm  Documentary (2 parts)
  • Program Two -5:45 pm  Animation &  7:30 pm Live Action
  • Pricing: One Program $10; Both Programs $20; Youth 16 & under $5 All Day

Don’t miss your golden opportunity to experience all of this year’s Oscar nominated short films in the Documentary, Animation and Live-Action categories! Presented at THE WILLSON AUDITORIUM, purchase tickets at Cactus Records or in the Willson lobby starting at 12:30 PM day of show.

The 2020 Oscar-Nominated Short Films program offers viewers the rare opportunity to experience the year’s best short films from across the globe, collected together in this special cinematic showcase courtesy of Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures. More schedule details on “Movie Info” tab.

More information about the films and trailers are available on https://shorts.tv/theoscarshorts/

Fill out an “Oscar Shorts Prediction” ballot in the lobby, check off your Oscar picks in every category and the top 3 ballot winners will receive free BFS movie tickets! The Academy Awards ceremony is on Sunday, February 9th.

Program 1 – Documentary 1:30
Program 2 – Animation & Live Action 5:45 PM and 7:30 PM

Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (if You’re a Girl) – Carol Dysinger, UK, 39 min.
Life Overtakes Me – John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson, Sweden/USA, 39 min.
In the Absence – Yi Seung-Jun, South Korea, 28 min.
St. Louis Superman – Smriti Mundhra and Sami Khan, USA, 28 min.
Walk Run Cha-Cha – Laura Nix, USA, 21 min.

ANIMATION: 5:45 PM – 7:15 PM
LIVE ACTION: 7:30 PM – 9:20 PM

ANIMATED SHORTS (Estimated Running Time: 80 minutes)
Dcera (Daughter) – Daria Kashcheeva, Czech Republic, 15 min.
Hair Love – Matthew A. Cherry, USA, 7 min.
Kitbull – Rosana Sullivan, USA, 9 min.
Memorable – Bruno Collet, France, 12 min.
Sister – Siqi Song, China/USA, 8 min.
Henrietta Bulkowski – USA, 16 min. (featuring the voices of Chris Cooper and Ann Dowd)
The Bird and the Whale – Ireland, 6 min.
Hors Piste – France, 5 min.
Maestro – France, 2 min.

LIVE ACTION SHORTS (Estimated Running Time: 105 minutes)
Brotherhood – Meryan Joobeur, Tunisia, 25 min.
Nefta Football Club – Yves Piat, Tunisia/France, 17 min.
The Neighbors’ Window – Marshall Curry, USA, 20 min.
Saria – Bryan Buckley, USA, 23 min.
A Sister – Delphine Girard, Belgium, 16 min.