Peace Center

Oscar Shorts

Gunter Theatre

February 23 - 25, 2024

Event Details

Animated

Rating: PG-13/R

*Please be advised that this year's Animated short films are not family-friendly – topics include the Holocaust, inferred child sexual abuse, and violent battle scenes.

 

Our Uniform – Yegane Moghaddam, 7 min., Iran (in Farsi)

Letter to a Pig – Tal Kantor and Amit R. Gicelter, 17 min., France/Israel (in Hebrew)

Pachyderm– Stéphanie Clément and Marc Rius, 11 min., USA (in English)

Ninety-Five Senses – Jerusha Hess and Jared Hess, 13 min., USA (in English)

War is Over! Inspired by the Music of John & Yoko – Dave Mullins and Brad Booker, 11 min., USA
 

ADDITIONAL FILMS INCLUDED:

Wild Summon – Karni Arieli and Saul Freed, 14 min., UK (in English, narrated by Marianne Faithfull)

I’m Hip – John Musker, 4 min., USA

 

Running Time: 80 minutes

Live Action

Rating: R
Please be advised that this year's Live Action short films feature topics including murder, abortion, sexual abuse, and suicide. 

 

The After – Misan Harriman and Nicky Bentham, 18 min., UK (in English)

Red, White and Blue – Nazrin Choudhury and Sara McFarlane, 23 min., USA (in English)

Knight of Fortune – Lasse Lyskjær Noer and Christian Norlyk, 25 min., Denmark (in Swedish/Danish)

Invincible – Vincent René-Lortie and Samuel Caron, 29 min., Canada (in French)

The Wonderful World of Henry Sugar – Wes Anderson and Steven Rales, 40 min., US/UK (in English)

 

Running Time: 140 minutes

Documentary

Rating: PG/PG-13
The Documentary short films touch on topics of aging, friendship, economic inequality, Taiwanese independence, and book bans. 

 

Nǎi Nai and Wài Pó– Sean Wang and Sam Davis, 17 min., USA (in Mandarin)

The Barber of Little Rock – John Hoffman and Christine Turner, 35 min., USA (in English)

Island In Between – S. Leo Chiang and Jean Tsien, 20 min., Taiwan (in English/Mandarin)

The ABC’s of Book Banning – Sheila Nevins and Trish Adlesic, 27 min., USA (in English)

The Last Repair Shop – Ben Proudfoot and Kris Bowers, 39 min., USA (in English)

 

Running Time: 141 minutes