• Feb 15-19, 22-23

    THE OSCAR-NOMINATED SHORT FILMS 2013: Animation

    Feb 15-19, 22-23

     

    Part of Oscar Picks, Jan 25 – Feb 23: a mix of this year's nominated films plus a batch of Best Pictures from years past.

    • Maggie Simpson in ‘The Longest Daycare’ (dir. David Silverman, USA/English, 5 minutes) - Maggie Simpson attends the Ayn Rand Daycare Center, where she finds a caterpillar and faces off against her nemesis.
    • Adam & Dog (dir. Minkyu Lee, USA/non-dialogue, 16 minutes) - A playful dog exploring the newly created world comes upon the first man.
    • Fresh Guacamole (dir. PES, USA/English, 2 minutes) - An unseen cook uses a series of unusual ingredients to prepare a bowl of guacamole.
    • Head Over Heels (dirs. Timothy Reckart and Fodhla Cronin O’Reilly, UK/English, 11 minutes) - The emotional distance between a long-married husband and wife has resulted in an unusual living arrangement.
    • Paperman (dir. John Kahrs, USA/English, 7 minutes) - A young man working in an office tries desperately to attract the attention of a girl in the building across the street.
    • PLUS ADDITIONAL FILMS (Abiogenesis, Dripped, and The Gruffalo's Child)
    Running time: 88 minutes