Oscar-Nominated Shorts: Documentary

Showed at Images 2/8/2019–2/12/2019

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Don’t miss your chance to experience this year’s Oscar-nominated short films the way they were meant to be seen—on the big screen. Come enjoy this collection of international shorts, a perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, and get an edge on your Oscar pool.

From Friday, Feb. 8 through Thursday, Feb. 14, we'll be offering all three categories of short films—animation, documentary and live action—in three separate programs. The schedule changes from day to day, so please plan accordingly.

Documentary Shorts
Black Sheep – Ed Perkins and Jonathan Chinn, UK, 27 minutes
End Game – Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, USA, 40 minutes
Lifeboat – Skye Fitzgerald and Bryn Mooser, USA, 40 minutes
A Night at the Garden – Marshall Curry, USA, 7 minutes
PERIOD. END OF SENTENCE. – Rayka Zahtabchi and Melissa Berton, India, 26 minutes

The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 24th.

  • Director: Various
  • Rating: NR
  • Runtime: 2 hours 23 minutes
  • Genre: Documentary

“★★★½! The Academy Award for short subject — animated, live-action, and documentary — are more important than ever.”

– Boston Globe