Oscar Shorts 2015

2015 Oscar Shorts Weekend

Thursday, February 19 – Saturday, February 21, 2015

The ever popular screening of Oscar Short entries in run-up to Sunday, 2/22 Oscar awards ceremony.

Oscar Ballot Winners

Congratulations to the winners from this year’s raffle, who have won two all-access passes to either the upcoming International Film Festival or Trenton Film Festival!
Linda Schwartz
Lois Gerstein


2014 Oscar Documentary Shorts Nominees

Estimated running time: 160 minutes4

Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1 (Ellen Goosenberg Kent and Dana Perry) 39 minutes/USA/English

Joanna (Aneta Kopacz) 40 minutes/Poland/Polish

Our Curse (Tomasz Sliwinski and Maciej Slesicki) 27 minutes/Poland/Polish

The Reaper (La Parka) (Gabriel Serra Arguello) 29 minutes/Mexico/Spanish

White Earth (J. Christian Jensen) 20 minutes/USA/English and Spanish

Two 80 minute reels will be screened with a 10 minute intermission. Order of films still TBD.

Buy tickets:
Thursday, Feb. 19, 6:30 pm
Friday, Feb. 20, 7:30 pm


2014 Oscar Live Action Short Nominees

Estimated running time: 118 minutesbooglaoo-and-graham-oscar-short-shortlist

Aya (Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis) 39 minutes/Israel and France/English, Hebrew, Danish

Boogaloo and Graham (Michael Lennox and Ronan Blaney) 14 minutes/UK/English

Butter Lamp (La Lampe Au Beurre De Yak) (Hu Wei and Julien Féret) 15 minutes/France and China/Tibetan

Parvaneh (Talkhon Hamzavi and Stefan Eichenberger) 25 minutes/Switzerland/Dari and German

The Phone Call (Mat Kirkby and James Lucas) 21 minutes/UK/English

Buy tickets:
Saturday, Feb. 21, 11:30 am
Saturday, Feb. 21, 3:40 pm
Saturday, Feb. 21, 7:50 pm


2014 Oscar Animated Short Nominees

Estimated running time: 80 – 85 minutes10931386_10153043178412079_1814914915498454094_n

The Bigger Picture (Daisy Jacobs and Christopher Hees) – 7 minutes/UK/English

The Dam Keeper (Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi) – 18 minutes/USA/Non-dialogue

Feast (Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed) – 6 minutes/USA/Non-dialogue

Me and My Moulton (Torill Kove) – 14 minutes/Canada/English

A Single Life (Marieke Blaauw, Joris Oprins, Job Roggeveen) – 2 minutes/The Netherlands/Non-dialogue

Plus A Bus Story, Duet, Footprints, and Sweet Cocoon.

Buy tickets:
Saturday, Feb. 21, 1:50 pm
Saturday, Feb. 21, 6:00 pm