OSCAR-Nominated Short Films


For the 15th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films at Tampa Theatre, opening on Friday, Jan. 31. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your OSCAR pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts, which include:

Best Documentary Short Subject

  • IN THE ABSENCE: 28m / USA
  • LEARNING TO SKATEBOARD IN A WARZONE (IF YOU’RE A GIRL): 39m / USA
  • LIFE OVERTAKES ME: 40m / Sweden, USA
  • ST. LOUIS SUPERMAN: 28m / USA
  • WALK RUN CHA-CHA: 20m / USA

Best Animated Short Film

  • DCERA (DAUGHTER): 15m / Czech Republic
  • HAIR LOVE: 7m / USA
  • KITBULL: 9m / USA
  • MÉMORABLE: 12m / France
  • SISTER: 8m / China, USA

Best Live Action Short Film

  • BROTHERHOOD: 25m / Canada
  • NEFTA FOOTBALL CLUB: 17m / France
  • THE NEIGHBORS’ WINDOW: 20m / USA
  • SARIA: 23m / USA
  • A SISTER: 16m / Belgium

Show times and tickets will be available soon for all three programs, and then come watch the Academy Awards LIVE on the big screen during Tampa Theatre’s 21st annual Hollywood Awards Night on Sunday, Feb. 9!