Documentary (Short Subject) Nominees
In the Absence
Yi Seung-Jun and Gary Byung-Seok Kam, South Korea, 28 min.
Learning to Skateboard in a Warzone (If You’re a Girl)
Carol Dysinger and Elena Andreicheva, UK, 39 min.
Life Overtakes Me
John Haptas and Kristine Samuelson, Sweden/USA, 39 min.
St. Louis Superman
Smriti Mundhra and Sami Khan, USA, 28 min.
Walk Run Cha-Cha
Laura Nix and Colette Sandstedt, USA, 21 min.
Once again this year the Tivoli at the Nelson-Atkins presents the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. 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, February 9.