The Oscars are giving their shorts some love in Beverly Hills.
According to Oscars.org, the Academy has announced that it will put 10 nominated short films on display in Beverly Hills this February 19th at the Samuel L. Goldwyn Theater around 7 PM.
The program will feature the five live-action short films and the five animated short films nominated for the 80th Academy Award. There will also be on-stage discussions with some of the filmmakers. The ten nominated films are as follows:
Animated Short Film
- I Met the Walrus - Josh Raskin, director
- Madame Tutli-Putli - Chris Lavis and Maciek Szczerbowski, directors
- Meme les Pigeons Vont au Paradis (Even Pigeons Go to Heaven) - Samuel Tourneux, director; Simon Vanesse, executive producer
- My Love (Moya Lyubov) Alexander Petrov, director
- Peter & the Wolf - Suzie Templeton, director; Hugh Welchman, producer
Live Action Short Film
- At Night - Christian E. Christiansen, director; Louise Vesth, producer
- Il Supplente (The Substitute) - Andrea Jublin, director
- Les Mozart des Pickpockets (The Mozart of Pickpockets) - Philippe Pollet-Villard, director
Tanghi Argentini - Guido Thys, director; Anja Daelemans, producer
The Tonto Woman - Daniel Barber, director; Matthew Brown, producer
The Samuel L. Goldwyn Theater is located at 8949 Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills. Tickets to the event are $5 and $3 for Academy members and students with valid identification. Tickets will go on sale on February 1st at 9 AM and will be available at the box office or online at