Oscar Nominated Short Films: A primer

Here are the trailers (and in some cases, the actual film) for the Oscar Nominated Short Films 2010 from the animation and live action divisions which will be shown at Zinema 2 for a week, starting Friday. (Don’t say I never Google anything for you).


"French Roast"
Director/writer: Fabrice O. Joubert


"Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty"
Director Nick Phelan
Writer: Kathleen O’Rourke


"The Lady and the Reaper"
Director/writer: Javier Recio Gracia

(Antonio Bandaras is one of the producers on this one)


Producer/writer/director: H5 (Francois Alaux, Herve de Crecy, Ludovic Houplain)

"A Matter of Loaf and Death"
Director: Nick Park
Writer: Nick Park



"The Door"
Director/writer: Louise Curran, James Flynn

(Film not available)

"Instead of Abracadabra"
Director/writer: Patrik Eklund


Director/writer/producer: Gregg Helvey


"Miracle Fish" Director/writer: Luke Doolan (Not available)

"The New Tenants"
Director: Joachim Back
Writer: Anders Thomas Jensen
Adaptation: David Rakoff