Animated Oscar Shorts, 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020 Mill Hill Playhouse
PG Rating, 83 minutes
All five animated short film nominees will be shown with an additional selection of other animated shorts. As in years past, we invite you to cast ballots for your picks to win the Oscars. Ballots that correctly pick the winners will be entered in a raffle to win passes to the Trenton Film Festival, March 26-29, 2020.
Matthew A. Cherry and Karen Rupert Toliver, USA, 7 min.
An African-American father learns to do his daughters hair for the first time.
Daria Kashcheeva, Czech Republic, 15 min.
In a hospital room, the Daughter recalls a difficult childhood moment when as a little girl she tried to share her experience with an injured bird with her Father.
Siqi Song, China, 8 min.
A man remembers his childhood and growing up with an annoying little sister in 1990s China. How would his life have been if things had gone differently?
Bruno Collet and Jean-François Le Corre, France, 12 min.
Painter Louis and his wife Michelle are experiencing strange events. Their world seems to be mutating. Slowly, furniture, objects, and people lose their realism. They are destructuring, sometimes disintegrating.
Rosana Sullivan and Kathryn Hendrickson, USA, 9 min.
A fiercely independent stray kitten and a chained-up pit bull experience friendship for the first time.
ADDITIONAL ANIMATED SHORTS:
HENRIETTA BULKOWSKI, USA, 16 min. (featuring the voices of Chris Cooper and Ann Dowd!)
THE BIRD AND THE WHALE, Ireland, 6 min.
HORS PIST, France, 5 min.
MAESTRO, France, 2 min.
Mill Hill Playhouse (View)
205 East Front Street
Trenton , NJ 08611
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