Screenings for 2018 live action, animated and documentary short films begin February 9.
The Detroit Film Theatre at the Detroit Institute of Arts presents its most popular series of the year: the Academy Award® nominated short films in live action, animated and documentary categories.
2018 Oscar® Shorts program presents all five nominees in both the short animation and live-action categories in one screening, with an intermission between the two sections.
Elliot Wilhelm, DIA curator of film programs said this in a statement:
“The freshness, inventiveness and stunning variety of the Oscar Nominated Short Films have turned the DFT’s annual screenings into a can’t-miss destination for Detroit-area movie lovers.”
Tickets are $9.50 for general admission and $7.50 for DIA members, seniors and students. They can be purchased at dia.org/dft or at the DIA box office.
Schedule for live action and animation nominated shorts:
Feb. 9 and 10, 7 p.m.; Feb. 11 at 1 and 6 p.m.
Feb. 15 and 16, 7 p.m.; Feb. 17, 2 and 7 p.m.; Feb. 18, 1 p.m.
Feb. 23 and 24, 7 p.m.; Feb. 25, 1 and 6 p.m.
March 2, 7 p.m.; March 3, 2 and 7 p.m.; March 4, 1 and 6 p.m.
Schedule for documentary nominated shorts:
Feb. 10, 2 p.m.
Feb. 18, 6 p.m.
Feb. 22, 7 p.m.