2013 Oscar Nominated Shorts: Animation

Opens Friday, February 8
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1hr 28mins

Head over Heels 

Timothy Reckart

After many years of marriage, Walter and Madge have grown apart: he lives on the floor and she lives on the ceiling. They live separate, parallel lives, never talking, barely even looking at each other. When Walter tries to reignite their old romance, it brings their equilibrium crashing down, and the couple that can't agree which way is up must find a way to put their marriage back together.

Maggie Simpson in "The Longest Daycare"

David Silverman

Maggie Simpson spends a day at the Ayn Rand Daycare Center where she is diagnosed at an average intelligence level.Longing to be grouped with the gifted children, Maggie finds her destiny by rescuing a lonely cocoon from Baby Gerald, who is busy smooshing butterflies.

Paperman

John Kahrs

From first-time Director John Kahrs, "Paperman" tells the story of a lonely young man in mid-century New York City, whose destiny takes an unexpected turn after a chance meeting with a beautiful woman on his morning commute. Convinced the girl of his dreams is gone forever, he gets a second chance when he spots her in a skyscraper window across the avenue from his office. With only his heart, imagination and a stack of papers to get her attention, his efforts are no match for what the fates have in store for him.

Fresh Guacamole

Adam Pesapane (PES)

Learn how to transform familiar objects into Fresh Guacamole!

Adam and Dog

Minkyu Lee

The story about the dog of Eden. What happened in those first days of Creation that made Man and Dog so inseparable? The dog, as he lives through this curious world, encounters a strange creature; a human being named Adam - and with that discovers a new found connection to the world.

Plus three additional bonus award-winning animated films:

Abiogenesis

Richard Mans

In this breathtaking science fiction spectacle, a strange mechanical device lands on a desolate world and uses the planet to undergo a startling transformation, that has profound implications for an entire galaxy.

Dripped

Leo Verrier

Jack is a strange character. He steals paintings from museums to eat them. He feeds himself with the artistic process of the painter. But one day, the museums are closed and he will have to paint by himself to survive.

The Gruffalo's Child

Uwe Heidschötter

A little Gruffalo ignores her father's warnings and tiptoes out into the snow in search of the Big Bad Mouse.

Please note: this program is fully family friendly.