Oscar Live Action Shorts (2020)
Films in this package
A night. A car. A woman in trouble. A phone call. Nominated for an Academy Award in 2020 for Best Live Action Short Film.
A shepherd, living in rural Tunisia with his wife and two sons, is deeply shaken when his oldest son returns home after a long journey, bringing with him a mysterious new wife. Won the Short Cuts Award for Best Canadian Short at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival among other awards. Nominated for an Academy…
In the south of Tunisia, two young brothers come across a donkey wearing headphones over its ears while wandering around lost in the desert. Nominated for an Academy Award in 2020 for Best Live Action Short Film.
Two orphaned sisters devise a daring plan of escape from the daily abuse and hardship they experience in a Guatamalan safe home designed to protect them. Nominated for an Academy Award in 2020 for Best Live Action Short Film.
A mother of young children escapes the frustration of her daily routine when she discovers that she can see into the apartment of the free-spirited twenty-something couple who move in across the street. Nominated for an Academy Award in 2020 for Best Animated Short Film.