Oscar Shorts 2020: Documentary
For the 15th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts.
Rated R, as usual. The Documentary program deals with global political issues – the refugee crisis, the education of girls and women in Afghanistan, activism in Ferguson MO. Very strong doc program this year.
Bijou age restriction for all films: Children under 12 are not permitted. Ages 13-16 must be accompanied by an adult
Oscar nominated films:
Life Overtakes Me - John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson, Sweden/USA, 39 min.
Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (if You’re a Girl) - Carol Dysinger, UK, 39 min.
In the Absence - Yi Seung-Jun, South Korea, 28 min.
Walk Run Cha-Cha - Laura Nix, USA, 21 min.
St. Louis Superman - Smriti Mundhra and Sami Khan, USA, 28 min.