- The Oscar-Nominated Short Films 2013: Live Action
Wide-eyed children and dying old men once again make up the majority of the Academy’s live-action short offerings, making for a solid if disappointingly familiar crop of nominees.
- The Oscar-Nominated Short Films 2013: Documentary
Even separated into two feature-length programs, this least appealing of Shorts Intl.’s three Oscar shorts programs makes for a long sit.
- The Oscar-Nominated Short Films 2013: Animated
Without uttering a single word, the five Oscar-nominated toon shorts display a
stunning range of ingenuity and emotion, repping yet another first-class lineup in one of the least-seen and most exciting categories the Academy Awards have to offer.
Peter Debruge reviews the Oscar-nominated shorts