OSCAR®-Nominated Live Action Short Films (2020)

2h 10m / Not Rated / Compilation


Just in time for its 22nd annual Hollywood Awards Night celebration on Sunday, April 25, Tampa Theatre will once again partner with ShortsHD™ to present the popular OSCAR®-Nominated Live Action Short Films program:

  • The Present: On his wedding anniversary, Yusef and his young daughter set out in the West Bank to buy his wife a gift. Between soldiers, segregated roads and checkpoints, how easy would it be to go shopping? Palestine / 25 min
  • Feeling Through: A late-night encounter on a New York City street leads to a profound connection between a teen-in-need and a DeafBlind man. USA / 19 min
  • Two Distant Strangers: Cartoonist Carter James’ repeated attempts to get home to his dog are thwarted by a recurring deadly encounter that forces him to re-live the same awful day over and over again. USA / 25 min
  • White Eye: A man finds his stolen bicycle, which now belongs to a stranger. While attempting to retrieve it, he struggles to remain human. Israel / 21 min
  • The Letter Room: When a corrections officer is transferred to the letter room, he soon finds himself enmeshed in a prisoner’s deeply private life. USA / 33 min

The Live Action Shorts Program is Not Rated, and is appropriate for adult audiences.

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