Interview with Oscar Nominated director Patrick Vollrath

Interview with Patrick Vollrath: Everything Will Be Okay

Our Oscar rant continues as we take an in depth look on another nominated short film ‘Everything Will Be Okay’. This german film is about a divorced father who picks up his eight year old daughter Lea. It seems pretty much like every second weekend, but after a while Lea[…]

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2016 Short Film Oscar Nominations | Film Shortage

2016 Short Film Oscar Nominees

The Academy has released their full list of the official nominations for the 2016 Oscars. Everyone is blabbering about the “Leos” and the “Best Pictures” (you can hear all about the in the Academy Awards®: The Complete Unofficial History book), but let’s not forget about the smaller pictures – Here[…]

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The Phone Call | Oscar

The Phone Call | Oscar Winner

Congratulations to Mat Kirkby and James Lucas for their Oscar win for best Live Action Short. A woman working for a crisis center phone line receives a call from a suicidal older man.

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2015 Short Film Oscar Nominations

2015 Short Film Oscar Nominations

The Noms are here! The Academy has released their full list of the official nominations for the 2015 Oscars, everyone knows about the big pictures, but let’s shed a little light on the short film nominations. Here are the trailers for this year’s nominations for Short Film Animations and Live[…]

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Twice Oscar nominated, Dublin based studio, Brown Bag Films have teamed up with Irish charity ‘To Russia With Love’ to raise awareness of the charity’s work with abandoned and orphaned children in Russia. ANYA is a four minute film that illustrates 20 years in the life of an abandoned child[…]

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2014 Short Film Oscar Nominees

2014 Short Film Oscar Nominations

With the Oscars looming around the corner, The Academy has announced this year’s nominees. While everyone has their eyes on The Best Picture nominees (American Hustle, Nebraska, Captain Philips, Philomena, Dallas Buyers Club, 12 Years a Slave, Gravity, The Wolf of Wall Street & Her), we will have a quick[…]

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Dimanche / Sunday Trailer

Dimanche / Sunday

Oscar nominated animated short film by Montrealer Patrick Doyon After mass, the family gathered at Grandma and Grandpa’s house, as they did every Sunday. With everyone talking at once, it sounded like a family of crows cawing while perched on hydro lines. The town factory has closed its doors and,[…]

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