The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2017: Live Action
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Crime
Director: Joby Harold
While undergoing open heart surgery, a man's failed anesthetic leaves him completely alert, but paralyzed and unable to tell his doctors
Country: China, Hong Kong, India, USA
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Director: Gail Mancuso
A dog finds the meaning of his own existence through the lives of the humans he meets.
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Director: John Mawson
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Director: Matthew Tibbenham
A disgruntled priest, conflicted with his faith, has his world upturned when an unlikely person enters his confessional.
Spoof on the popular tv show Game of Thrones.
Country: Canada, USA
Genre: Horror, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
In 1960, a group of social outcasts who are bullied by a gang of greasers led by Henry Bowers are also tormented by an evil demon who can shape-shift into a clown and feed on children's fears and kill them. After defeating the demonic clown as kids, it resurfaces 30 years later and they must finish it off as adults once again.
Country: France, Taiwan
Genre: Drama, Crime, Sci-Fi
Director: Wi Ding Ho
This is a story about a common man who has extraordinary events in his mundane life. The film depicts the protagonist's turns of events in three eras, three seasons, three nights, in the same city, as told with reverse chronology.
Genre: Action, Sport
For the superstars of the WWE, the year begins with the Royal Rumble where the winner earns a title shot at the grandest stage of them all, WrestleMania.
A dating app creator finds her views on love challenged when she returns home to Florida and reconnects with her high school sweetheart.
Genre: Drama, Family, Documentary
Director: Jack Pettibone Riccobono
When Rob Brown, a Native American gang leader on a remote Minnesota reservation, is sentenced to prison for a fifth time, he must confront his role in bringing violent drug culture into his beloved Ojibwe community. As Rob reckons with his past, his seventeen-year-old protégé, Kevin, dreams of the future - becoming the biggest drug dealer on the reservation. Terrence Malick presents this haunting and visually arresting nonfiction film about the gang crisis in Indian Country.
Genre: Music, Short
This short opens with Judy Garland singing, and dancing to, the title song. A short history of movie music is presented, from silent films accompanied by a single piano, to the elaborate song scores for musicals (with scenes from MGM's musicals) and background music for dramas. Conductor/composer Herbert Stothart conducts the MGM studio orchestra recording the score for The Chocolate Soldier (1941). Busby Berkeley directs a rehearsal of the "Hoedown" number from Babes on Broadway (1941). The film ends with Risë Stevens singing "America the Beautiful."
Genre: Drama, Thriller
The Hague-based Europol agent Simon Fox (Morgan C. Jones) leads a troubled life after he accidentally shot and killed a child. Struggling with this trauma Simon is confronted with a secret ...
With a box of family photos in hand, Patty and Allison head to Gran's (Rose's) lake house for the annual girls weekend. Three generations. Three women. As the lid comes off the box secrets long buried are revealed. Can mother, daughter and grandmother accept the women each is and not the image they have created.