2019 Oscar Shorts: Animation

Please Note: This film is no longer showing at Railroad Square Cinema

With all three categories offered—Animated, Live Action and Documentary—here are this year’s Oscar Nominated Short Films! This is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool) — and to see some of the best short films of the year! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The 91st Annual Academy Awards ceremony will take place Sunday, February 24. Separate admission to each shorts program.

ANIMATED SHORTS (75 minutes)
Bao – Domee Shi and Becky Neimann-Cobb, USA, 8 minutes
Late Afternoon – Louise Bagnall and Nuria Gonzalez Blanco, Ireland, 10 minutes
Animal Behaviour – Alison Snowden and David Fine, Canada, 14 minutes
Weekends – Trevor Jimenez, USA, 16 minutes
One Small Step – Andrew Chesworth and Bobby Pontillas, USA, 8 minutes
Wishing Box – 6 minutes
Tweet Tweet – 11 minutes

Suggested rating: PG (themes dealt with in these shorts include Alzheimer’s disease, divorce and the death of a parent. Nothing offensive here, just slightly heavy themes. Suitable for children around 8/9 and up. Please note that there is some scary imagery in WEEKENDS that might not be great for much younger kids. Take a look at the film if you’re curious.)