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Shorts! and Docs!
Shorts! and Docs! Documentary ShortsAnimated ShortsLive Action Shorts

Shorts! And Doc Shorts!

The Academy’s New York lead-up to the Oscars featured screenings of the nominated films in the Animated and Live Action Short Film categories and the Documentary Short Subject category.


Documentary (Short Subject)

total running time: 164 mins.

  • "The Barber of Birmingham: Foot Soldier of the Civil Rights Movement" - Robin Fryday and Gail Dolgin
  • "God Is the Bigger Elvis" - Rebecca Cammisa and Julie Anderson
  • "Incident in New Baghdad" - James Spione
  • "Saving Face" - Daniel Junge and Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy
  • "The Tsunami and the Cherry Blossom" - Lucy Walker and Kira Carstensen

Short Film (Animated)

total running time: 52 mins.

  • "Dimanche/Sunday" - Patrick Doyon
  • "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore" - William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg
  • "La Luna" - Enrico Casarosa
  • "A Morning Stroll" - Grant Orchard and Sue Goffe
  • "Wild Life" - Amanda Forbis and Wendy Tilby

Short Film (Live Action)

total running time: 103 mins.

  • "Pentecost" - Peter McDonald and Eimear O'Kane
  • "Raju" - Max Zähle and Stefan Gieren
  • "The Shore" - Terry George and Oorlagh George
  • "Time Freak" - Andrew Bowler and Gigi Causey
  • "Tuba Atlantic" - Hallvar Witzø

Event Information

February 18 and February 19, 2012
Academy Theater at Lighthouse International
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