The Oscar nominated shorts in documentary this year fully capture reality of the world from several unique perspectives. The runtime of the DOCUMENTARY OSCAR SHORTS is approximately 200minutes. There will be an intermission.
INOCENTE - Sean Fine and Andrea Nix Fine (40mins)
Fifteen-year-old Inocente, a homeless, undocumented immigrant, clings to her determination to become an artist in the face of a bleak future.
KINGS POINT - Sari Gilman (40mins)
Over the course of a decade, five senior citizens living in the Kings Point retirement community face loss, illness, and an increasing sense of isolation in their lives.
MONDAYS AT RACINE - Cynthia Wade and Robin Honan (39mins)
On the third Monday of every month, sisters Cynthia and Rachel open their Long Island beauty salon to women undergoing chemotherapy.
OPEN HEART - Kief Davidson and Cori Shepherd Stern (39mins)
Eight Rwandan children with serious heart disease travel to the Salam Centre in Sudan for treatment.
REDEMPTION - Jon Alpert and Matthew O'Neill (35mins)
In New York CIty, individuals known as canners survive by collecting cans and bottles from trash and recycling bins and redeeming them for money.
Also playing this weekend LIVE ACTION OSCAR SHORTS and ANIMATED OSCAR SHORTS.