2021 Oscar Nominated Short Films


Maine Film Center

Get all three shorts packages for $30 or individually for $12 each.

For the 16th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films, opening on April 2nd. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, April 25th.


125 minutes

FEELING THROUGH–Doug Roland and Susan Ruzenski (USA, 19 min.)

THE LETTER ROOM–Elvira Lind and Sofia Sondervan (USA, 33 min.)

THE PRESENT–Farah Nabulsi (Palestine, 25 min.)

TWO DISTANT STRANGERS–Travon Free and Martin Desmond Roe (USA, 25 min.)

WHITE EYE–Tomer Shushan and Shira Hochman (Israel, 21 min.)


118 minutes

COLETTE –Anthony Giacchino and Alice Doyard (France/Germany/USA, 24 min.)

A CONCERTO IS A CONVERSATION – Ben Proudfoot and Kris Bowers (USA, 13 min.)

DO NOT SPLIT–Anders Hammer and Charlotte Cook (USA/Norway, 20 min.)

HUNGER WARD –Skye Fitzgerald and Michael Scheuerman (USA, 40 min.)


94 minutes

BURROW –Madeline Sharafian and Michael Capbarat (USA, 6 min.)

GENIUS LOCI –Adrien Mérigeau and Amaury Ovise (France, 16 min.)

IF ANYTHING HAPPENS, I LOVE YOU –Will McCormack and Michael Govier (USA, 12 min.)

OPERA –Erick Oh (USA, 9 min.)

YES, PEOPLE- Gísli Darri Halldórsson and Arnar Gunnarsson (Iceland, 8 min.)

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