Academy Award-Nominated Shorts 2018

March 6th 2018 - April 5th 2018

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Our popular annual showcase of the animated, live-action, and documentary short films nominated for this year’s (2018) Academy Awards returns starting on Wednesday, February 7 with live-action and animation programs, and starting on Friday, February 9 for both documentary programs.

For more information on the Academy Award-nominated short film programs, visit

Past Screenings

  • Shorts by Kate Davis, Frank Stiefel, and Laura Checkoway & Thomas Lee Wrights
    • IFC Center
      • Tuesday Mar 612:50pm5:05pm9:30pm
      • Wednesday Mar 712:50pm5:05pm9:30pm
      • Thursday Mar 812:50pm5:05pm9:30pm
      • Friday Mar 910:55am2:55pm7:05pm
      • Saturday Mar 102:55pm7:05pm
      • Sunday Mar 112:55pm7:05pm
      • Monday Mar 1210:55am2:55pm7:05pm
      • Tuesday Mar 1310:55am2:55pm
      • Wednesday Mar 1410:55am2:55pm7:05pm
      • Thursday Mar 1510:55am2:55pm7:05pm
  • Shorts by Elaine McMillion Sheldon & Kerrin Sheldon and Thomas Lennon
    • IFC Center
      • Tuesday Mar 610:05am3:05pm7:30pm
      • Wednesday Mar 710:05am3:05pm7:30pm
      • Thursday Mar 810:05am3:05pm7:30pm
      • Friday Mar 91:05pm5:05pm
      • Saturday Mar 101:05pm5:05pm
      • Sunday Mar 111:05pm5:05pm
      • Monday Mar 121:05pm5:05pm
      • Tuesday Mar 131:05pm5:05pm
      • Wednesday Mar 141:05pm5:05pm
      • Thursday Mar 151:05pm5:05pm
  • Shorts by Reed Van Dyk, Chris Overton & Rachel Shenton, Kevin Wilson, Jr., Derin Seale & Josh Lawson, and Katja Benrath & Tobias Rosen
    • IFC Center
      • Wednesday Mar 2810:15am
      • Thursday Mar 2910:15am
      • Friday Mar 3012:15pm
      • Monday Apr 212:15pm
      • Tuesday Apr 312:15pm
      • Wednesday Apr 412:15pm
      • Thursday Apr 512:15pm
  • Shorts by Glen Keane & Kobe Bryant, Max Porter & Ru Kuwahata, Dave Mullins & Dana Murray, Jakob Schuh & Jan Lachauer, Victor Caire & Gabriel Grapperon, Daniel Agdag, and Nicholas Arioli
    • IFC Center
      • Wednesday Mar 2812:10pm10:30pm
      • Thursday Mar 2912:10pm10:30pm
      • Friday Mar 3010:30am2:20pm
      • Saturday Mar 3110:30am
      • Sunday Apr 110:30am
      • Monday Apr 210:30am2:20pm
      • Tuesday Apr 310:30am2:20pm
      • Wednesday Apr 410:30am2:20pm
      • Thursday Apr 510:30am2:20pm