Oscar® Nominated Shorts – Animated 2:00pm
Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 2:00pm
ShortsHD™ is once again bringing the wildly popular OSCAR® nominated short film programs (Live Action, Animation, and Documentary) to theaters in the US, Canada, and Europe beginning February 1st.
The theatrical release of the Academy Award Nominated Short Films has been met by enthusiastic audiences ever since the first release in 2006, giving people around the world an opportunity to see the nominated films prior to the Academy Awards ceremony on February 24th.
Animated Program – estimated running time around 80 minutes
• 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
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