Live Action Shorts
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2017 Oscar® Nominated Live Action Short Films
The live action short films shown during this program are considered some of the finest short subject films from all over the world. It is a rare treat to see all of them in one place BEFORE the Oscar presentaions. The live action shorts program starts at 9:00pm. on Friday, February 24.
(Click the titles to view the trailers)
Ennemis Interieurs dir. Sélim Aazzazi. An
interview at a local police station turns into an inquisition during
which a French-Algerian born man sees himself accused of protecting the
identities of possible terrorists. This close-up on France's troubled
history with its former colonies has one man controlling the fate of
another with the stroke of a pen during a turbulent period in the 1990s.
La femme et le TGV dir.
Timo von Gunten. Elise Lafontaine has a secret routine. Every morning
and evening for many years, she has been waving at the express train
Silent Nights dir. Aske
Bang. Inger volunteers at a homeless shelter and falls in love with the
illegal immigrant Kwame. Both live a hard life. Kwame finds
dir. Kristof Deák. Zsofi is struggling to fit in at her new school
- singing in the school’s famous choir is her only consolation, but the
Timecode dir. Juanjo Giménez Peña. Luna and Diego are the parking lot security guards. Diego does the night shift, and Luna works by day.