THE OSCAR NOMINATED SHORT FILMS 2020 - LIVE ACTION
The awards season is here and iShorts again brings you the unique chance to see all the short films nominated for the golden Academy Award statuette, including the winners, on the big screen.
A SISTER (Belgium)
Director: Delphine Girard | Producer: Jacques-Henri Bronckart |
Star: Veerle Baetens, Selma Alaoui, Guillaume Duhesme |
Year: 2018 | Length: 16 min | Hraný film |
A night. A car. Alie is in trouble. To get by she must make the most important call of her life.
Brotherhood (CANADA, TUNISIA, QATAR, SWEDEN)
Director: Meryam Joobeur | Producers: Habib Attia, Sarra Ben Hassen, Meryam Joobeur, Annick Blanc |
Star: Kais Ayari, Mohamed Graïaa, Mouldi Kriden |
Year: 2018 | Length: 25 min | Live Action |
Mohamed is a hardened shepherd living in rural tunisia with his wife and two sons. Mohamed is deeply shaken when his oldest son Malik returns home after a long journey with a mysterious new wife. tension between father and son rises over three days until reaching a breaking point.
The Neighbors' Window (USA)
Director: Marshall Curry | Producers: Jonathan Olson, Julia Kennelly, Elizabeth Martin |
Star: Maria Dizzia, Greg Keller, Juliana Canfield |
Year: 2019 | Length: 20 min | Live Action |
Tells the story of alli, a mother of young children who has grown frustrated with her daily routine and husband. But her life is shaken up when two free-spirited twenty-somethings move in across the street and she discovers that she can see into their apartment.
Director: Bryan Buckley | Producers: Matt Lefebvre, Aura Santamaria |
Star: Estefanía Tellez, Gabriela Ramírez, Verónica Zúñiga |
Year: 2019 | Length: 22 min | Live Action |
The tale of two inseparable orphaned sisters, Saria and Ximena, as they fight against daily abuse and unimaginable hardship at Virgen de la asuncion Safe home in Guatemala. Our story follows the events leading up to the tragic fire in 2017 that claimed the lives of 41 orphaned girls.
Nefta Football Club (France, Tunisia)
Director: Yves Piat | Producers: Damien Megherbi, Justin Pechberty |
Star: Eltayef Dhaoui, Mohamed Ali Ayari, Lyès Salem |
Year: 2018 | Length: 17 min | Live Action |
Two young brothers come across a donkey in the desert. Strangly, the animal is wearing headphones over its ears.
Total length of the screening 103 min. In original language with Czech and English subtitles.