Live Action Oscar Nominated Short Films


The 2018 Live Action Oscar Nominated Short Films.  This program is rated R.

DeKalb Elementary – Reed Van Dyk, USA
Inspired by a 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia.

The Silent Child – Chris Overton and Rachel Shenton, UK
A profoundly deaf four year old girl named Libby who is born into a middle class family and lives in a world of silence until a caring social worker teaches her the gift of communication.

My Nephew Emmett – Kevin Wilson, Jr., USA
In 1955, a Mississippi preacher tries to protect his 14-year-old nephew, Emmett Till from two racist killers out for blood. Based on true events.

The Eleven O’Clock – Derin Seale and Josh Lawson, Australia
The delusional patient of a psychiatrist believes he is actually the psychiatrist. As they each attempt to treat each other the session gets out of control.

Watu Wote/All of Us – Katja Benrath and Tobias Rosen, Germany
For almost a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, muslim bus passengers showed that solidarity can prevail.

Passes Accepted: Guest Pass and Member Guest Pass.

Assistive Listening
Available
Format
Digital
Runtime
99 minutes
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Showtimes

Sunday 02/25/18

Monday 02/26/18

Tuesday 02/27/18

Wednesday 02/28/18

Thursday 03/01/18