2019 Oscar Nominated Short Films | Animation
Mobile Kino invites you to a special Berlin screening of the 2019 Oscar Nominated Short Films. Every year Mobile Kino presents a special event featuring all five of the nominated short films in selection for The Academy Awards. This year we have two different events for both the Live Action and Animation categories. Join us for one or both screenings:
2019 Oscar Nominated Films | ANIMATION
(Original Version with English Subtitles)
CANADA/14 MINS/2018 – Dir. by Alison Snowden and David Fine
Dealing with what comes naturally isn’t easy, especially for animals. In ‚Animal Behaviour‘, five animals meet regularly to discuss their inner angst in a group therapy session led by Dr. Clement, a canine psychotherapist.
USA/8 MINS/2018 – Dir. by Domee Shi
An aging Chinese mom suffering from empty nest syndrome gets another chance at motherhood when one of her dumplings springs to life as a lively, giggly dumpling boy.
IRELAND/10 MINS/2017 – Dir. by Louise Bagnall
Emily is an elderly woman who lives between two states, the past and the present. She journeys into an inner world, reliving moments from her life. She searches for a connection within her vivid, but fragmented memories.
One Small Step
USA & CHINA/8 MINS/2018 – Dir. by Andrew Chesworth and Bobby Pontillas
Luna is a vibrant young Chinese American girl who dreams of becoming an astronaut. From the day she witnesses a rocket launching into space on TV, Luna is driven to reach for the stars. As Luna grows up, she enters college, facing adversity of all kinds in pursuit of her dreams.
USA/15 MINS/2017 – Dir. by Trevor Jimenez
Weekends‘ is the story of a young boy shuffling between the homes of his recently divorced parents. Surreal dream-like moments mix with the domestic realities of a broken up family in this hand-animated film set in 1980’s Toronto.
Date: Wednesday 20.02.18 @ 10pm
Venue: Griessmühle, Sonnenallee 221, Neukölln (Behind S-Bahn Sonnenallee)
Tickets: €8 Preview Screening Ticket
Please note that this event is non smoking.