Oscar Shorts 2017: Live Action

Opens Feb 17, 2017

For the 12th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 10th. This is your annual chance to predict the winners! A perennial hit with audiences around the country (and now the world), don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb. 26th and we'll have a watch party at Ragtag. Come and root for your favorite!

Live-Action Shorts Program


"Ennemis intérieurs," dir. Selim Azzazi.

During the 90s, Algerian terrorism reaches France. Two men. Two identities. One battle. 27 min.


"La femme et le TGV," dir. Timo von Gunten.

A touching story between a lonely woman and a TGV train driver. 30 min.


"Silent Nights," dir. Aske Bang.

A volunteer at a housing shelter falls for an undocumented immigrant. 30 min.


“Sing,” dir. Kristof Deák.

"Sing" is a childhood drama with a lot of music, set in 1990s Budapest, Hungary. Inspired by a true story, it follows an award winning school choir and the new girl in class who just might uncover the ugly secret behind their fame. 25 min.


"Timecode," dir. Juanjo Gimenez Peña.
Luna and Diego are the parking lot security guards. Diego does the night shift, and Luna works by day. 15 min.