Oscar Shorts: Live Action (2020)

  • Oscar Shorts
  • 2h 10m
  • Israel, Palestine, United States


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The 2021 Academy Award nominees for Best Short Film (Live Action).

This programme contains the following content advisories: mature themes, coarse language

Feeling Through

The first film to feature a Deaf-blind actor in a leading role, Feeling Through follows a teen, Tereek, as he wanders the streets of New York desperate for a place to crash. When he encounters Artie, a Deaf-blind man in need of assistance getting to a bus stop, an intimate bond is formed that forever changes Tereek.

The Letter Room

When an empathetic corrections officer gets transferred to the prison’s letter room, he soon finds escape in the deeply personal letters written to an inmate on death row. Starring Oscar Isaac and Alia Shawkat.

The Present

On his wedding anniversary, Yusef and his young daughter set out in the West Bank to buy his wife a gift. But between soldiers, segregated roads, and checkpoints, shopping might not be as easy as it sounds.

Two Distant Strangers

A cartoonist’s repeated attempts to get home to his dog are thwarted by a recurring deadly encounter, which forces him to relive the same awful day over and over again.

White Eye

A man finds his stolen bicycle, which now belongs to a stranger. While attempting to retrieve it, he struggles to remain human.

Director

Doug Roland

Director

Elvira Lind

Director

Farah Nabulsi

Director

Travon Free

Director

Tomer Shushan