• Fragment uitOscar Nominated Shorts - Animatie
  • Fragment uitOscar Nominated Shorts - Animatie
  • Fragment uitOscar Nominated Shorts - Animatie
  • Fragment uitOscar Nominated Shorts - Animatie
  • Fragment uitOscar Nominated Shorts - Animatie
div. , 2016 87 minutes 1 March 2017

There is more to the Oscars than MOONLIGHT and LA LA LAND. Each year, the award ceremony also puts a spotlight on the year’s best short films. In cooperation with Go Short, Lumière shows two compilation programmes with all Oscar-nominated shorts. All films are in English or shown with English subtitles.

Oscar Nominated Shorts: Animation

Compilation programme (total length: 87 min.) with the Oscar-nominated shorts in the category 'animation'.

The films (in order of screening):

Borrowed Time
Andrew Coats & Lou Hamou-Lhadj, USA 2015, 7 min., animation, English language, without subtitles.
A sheriff of the Old West returns to the scene of a tragic accident from his past that shaped his life.

Pearl
Patrick Osborne, USA 2016, 6 min., animation, English language, without subtitles.
PEARL follows a girl and her dad as they crisscross the country chasing their dreams.

Piper
Alan Barillaro, USA 2016, 6 min., animation, English language, without subtitles.
Young Piper, a sandpiper hatchling, leaves her nest for the first time to hunt for food but is too scared of the crashing waves to reach the yummy morsels hidden in the sand.

Blind Vaysha
Theodore Ushev, Canada 2016, 8 min., animation, English language, without subtitles.
Young Vaysha was born with unusual sight: her left eye can see only the past and her right eye can see only the future, while the present is a blind spot.

Asteria
Alexandre Arpentinier, France 2016, 5 min., animation, French language, English subtitles.
Two astronauts go on the conquest of an unknown planet but an unusual situation will put their professionalism to the test.

The Head Vanishes
Franck Dion, Canada, France 2016 , 9 min., animation, French language, English subtitles.
In this profoundly gentle and poetic film, Franck Dion takes us inside the faltering, fragile mind of a woman living with dementia.

Once Upon A Line
Alicja Jasina, Poland, USA 2016, 7 min., animation, English language, without subtitles.
A man leads a boring life and doesn't experience any intense emotions. His world turns upside-down once he meets the red-haired woman and falls in love at first sight.

Pear Cider And Cigarettes
Robert Valley, Canada, UK 2016, 35 min., English language, without subtitles.
Hard-living Techno Stypes has been Robert's best friend since childhood. When Techno is hospitalized in China and needs a liver transplant, Robert goes on a wild ride to get him home to Vancouver.