• Fragment uitOscar Nominated Short Films
  • Fragment uitOscar Nominated Short Films
  • Fragment uitOscar Nominated Short Films
  • Fragment uitOscar Nominated Short Films
  • Fragment uitOscar Nominated Short Films
div. , 2016 130 minutes 8 March 2017 Nederlands

Compilation programme (total length: 130 min.) with the Oscar-nominated shorts in the category ‘live action’.

The films (in order of screening):

Kristof Deák, Hungary 2016, 25 min., Hungarian language, English subtitles. Cast: Zsófia Szamosi, Dorka Hais, Dorka Gáspárfalvi
Young Zsofi is having a hard time fitting in at her new school, and her distress grows when the choir director treats her cruelly despite her love of singing. Along with her friend Liza, Zsofi investigates the revered teacher in an attempt to reveal her true nature.

Silent Nights
Aske Bang, Denmark 2016, 30 min., Danish, English language, English subtitles. Cast: Malene Beltoft Olsen
Young Danish woman Inger volunteers at a homeless shelter in Copenhagen, where she meets and falls in love with Kwame, an undocumented immigrant from Ghana. The couple builds a life together, but a devastating secret from Kwame's past may undermine their happiness.

Juanjo Giménez Peña, Spain 2016, 15 min., Spanish language, English subtitles. Cast: Lali Ayguadé, Pep Domenech, Vicente Gil
Parking lot security guard Luna is bored with her uneventful daily routine but a call about a customer complaint leads her to discover how the night guard, Diego, alleviates his boredom. Soon the pair develops a relationship by communicating through the garage's CCTV footage.

Ennemis Intérieurs
Sélim Aazzazi, France 2016, 28 min., French language, English subtitles. Cast: Hassam Ghancy, Najib Oudghiri, Stéphane Perrichon
In the 1990's, as the Algerian civil war rages and terrorists infiltrate France, a French police officer of Algerian descent conducts a rancorous interview with a French-born Algerian man seeking naturalization.

La Femme Et Le TGV
Timo von Gunten, Switzerland 2016, 30 min., French language, English subtitles. Cast: Jane Birkin, Julie Dray, Nicolas Heini
Elise has been waving at the express train as it passes by her home every day for three decades. A letter from the train's conductor begins a correspondence between the two, and when the train is detoured to another route, Elise goes in search of her man.