Film for Thought & NFF Now: The 2019 Oscar Live Action Shorts

Showings

Studio Theater Wed, Feb 20 6:30 PM
INFORMATION
Rating:Unrated
Run Time:1hr 49min
Release Year:2019
Genre:Independent
Category:Film for Thought
CAST/CREW
Cast:Various
Director:Various

Description

This edition of Film for Thought is co-presented by NFF Now & The Nantucket Film Festival.


For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 8th. 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. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 24th.


The 2019 Oscar Nominated Live Action (Narrative) Shorts:


Madre – Rodrigo Sorogoyen and Maria del Puy Alvarado, Spain, 19 minutes


Fauve – Jeremy Comte and Maria Gracia Turgeon, Canada, 17 minutes


Marguerite – Marianne Farley and Marie-Helene Panisset, Canada, 19 minutes


Detainment – Vincent Lambe and Darren Mahon, Ireland, 30 minutes


Skin – Guy Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman, USA, 20 minutes