2023 Oscar Nominated Shorts – Live Action

Rose Theatre
2023 Oscar Nominated Shorts – Live Action


Playing in the Rose Theatre
Date Time
Sun, 3/5 1:00
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Limited engagement – one week only! For the 18th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on Feb. 17th. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, March 12th. 

PG-13 for adult themes, 1h 50m.

IVALU – Anders Walter, Rebecca Pruzan, and Kim Magnusson, Denmark, 16 min.
Ivalu is gone. Her little sister is desperate to find her. Her father does not care. The vast Greenlandic nature holds secrets. Where is Ivalu?

NIGHT RIDE – Eirik Tveiten, Gaute Lid Larssen, and Heidi Arnesen, Norway, 15 min.
It is a cold night in December. As Ebba waits for the tram, an unexpected turn of events transforms the ride home into something she was not expecting.

LE PUPILLE – Alice Rohrwacher, Alfonso Cuarón, Carlo Cresto-Dina, and Gabriela Rodriguez, Italy, 37 min.
LE PUPILLE is a tale of innocence, greed and fantasy. This live action short is about desires, pure and selfish, about freedom and devotion, and about the anarchy that is capable of flowering in the minds of girls within the confines of a strict religious boarding school at Christmas.

THE RED SUITCASE – Cyrus Neshvad, Luxembourg, 17 min.
An Iranian girl decides to remove her Headscarf/Hijab in a life changing situation.

AN IRISH GOODBYE – Tom Berkeley, Ross White, and Pearce Cullen, Ireland, 23 min.
On a farm in rural Northern Ireland, estranged brothers Turlough and Lorcan are forced to reunite following the untimely death of their mother.