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This Oscar -nominated short features three interlocking tales of damsels in distress and their would-be saviors, who aren't very good at being heroes. An urban scene: a man sees a woman fall off the roof of the neighboring apartment building.…
A Chairy Tale
In this Oscar -nominated short film, a chair, animated by Evelyn Lambart, refuses to be sat upon, forcing a young man to perform a sort of dance with the chair. The musical accompaniment is by Ravi Shankar and Chatur Lal.…
A Single Life
When playing a mysterious vinyl single, Pia is suddenly able to travel through her life. This critically acclaimed Dutch short film was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film in 2015 and won Best Animated Short Film…
Anna & Bella
This classic Dutch animated film tells the story of two sisters who spent their entire lives together looking back at their cherished memories. Winner of an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film.
Ave Maria
An Israeli settler family crash their car outside an isolated convent in the occupied West Bank. Their only hope of getting home rests with five nuns who have taken a vow of silence. Academy Award Nominee - 2016 Oscars Official…
Aya
In this short film, two strangers unexpectedly meet at an airport. He mistakenly assumes her to be his assigned driver. She, enchanted by the random encounter, does not hurry to prove him wrong. Nominated for Best Live Action Short Film…
Blackfly
This Oscar -nominated animated short is a breakneck romp based on the song of the same title, written and sung by Canadian folk singer Wade Hemsworth, with back-up vocals by Kate and Anna McGarrigle. This animated film recounts Hemsworth's battles…
Boogaloo and Graham
Jamesy and Malachy are over the moon when their soft-hearted dad presents them with two baby chicks to care for. Raising their tiny charges, declaring themselves vegetarian and dreaming of running a chicken farm, the two boys are in for…
Christmas Cracker
This short animation consists of three segments that take a playful look at Christmas: a rendition of "Jingle Bells" in which paper cut-out figures dance, a dime-store rodeo of tin toys, and a story of decorating the perfect Christmas tree.…
Detainment
Two ten year-old boys are detained by police under suspicion of abducting and murdering a toddler. A true story based on interview transcripts and records from the James Bulger case which shocked the world in 1993. Nominated for Best Live…
Do I Have to Take Care of Everything? - Pitääkö mun kaikki hoitaa?
This hilarious Finnish short film was a Nominee for Best Short Film, Live Action at 2014 Academy Awards . Sini wakes up in a panic: she has slept in and the family is late for a wedding. She wakes up…
Every Child
This Oscar-winning short film was at the invitation of the United Nations Organization to celebrate UNICEF's Declaration of Children's Rights. EVERY CHILD illustrates one of the ten principles of the Declaration, namely that every child is entitled to a name…
Evolution
This short animated film about the evolution of life on Earth would make Darwin himself chuckle. It's funnier than any learned treatise, and yet it's all here - from the single-celled amoeba romping about the ocean depths, to the first…
Father and Daughter
An Oscar and BAFTA Award-winning film (Best Animated Short), this bittersweet tale explores the deep bond between father and daughter. Set against a wide landscape, a father bids farewell to his young girl. Through the seasons, the girl matures to…
God of Love
In this Academy Award -winning short, a lovestruck, lounge-singing darts champion finds his prayers are answered - literally - when he mysteriously receives a box of love-inducing darts. "[Actor/Director Luke Matheny] delivers impeccably and makes it easy for audiences to…
Granny O'Grimm's Sleeping Beauty
Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short, Granny tells the story of Sleeping Beauty from the perspective of the elderly fairy who intends to get her revenge for not being invited to the Royal Christening with the more…
Guard Dog
This Oscar -nominated animated short asks the eternal question: Why do dogs bark at such innocent creatures as pigeons and squirrels? What are they afraid of? Nominated for a Jury Award for Best Narrative Short at the Tribeca Film Festival…
Helium
This Oscar-winning short film tells the story of a sick young boy named Alfred. Through stories about HELIUM - a magical fantasy world, told by the hospital's eccentric janitor Enzo, Alfred regains joy and happiness, and finds a safe haven.…
Hunger
In this Oscar -nominated animated short film, director Peter Foldes depicts one man's descent into greed and gluttony. Rapidly dissolving and ever-evolving images create a contrast between abundance and want. One of the first films to use computer animation, this…
Kavi
This Academy Award nominated short film tells the story of a boy in India who wants to play cricket and go to school, but instead he is forced to work in a brick kiln as a modern-day slave. Unsatisfied with…