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A collection of 2005 Academy Award nominated short films
Other title(s):
Short films

2005 Academy Award nominated short films
Mixed aspect ratios.
Publication Information:
Los Angeles, Calif. : Magnolia Home Entertainment, ©2006.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 162 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Originally released in 2005.

Title from disc menu.
Live action short films: Our time is up (2004, 12 min.) (USA) / Sundance Channel ; Station B ; written and directed by Rob Pearlstein ; produced by Pia Clemente, Loren Mendell, Rob Pearlstein -- Ausreisser = The runaway (2004, 23 min.) (Germany) / Das Filmstudium der Universitat Hamburg zeigt ; written by Linus Foerster ; producer, Constantin Castell ; directed by Ulrike Grote -- Sídasti Bærinn = The last farm (2004, 17 min.) (Iceland) / Zik Zak Filmworks, Kynnir, Zinzak Filmworks ; written and directed by Rúnar Rúnarsson ; produced by Skúli Fr. Malmquist, Thor S. Sigurjónsson -- Cashback (2004, 18 min.) (UK) / Left Turn Films ; written and directed by Sean Ellis ; produced by Lene Bausager ; produced in association with Ugly Duckling Films and RSA Films -- Six shooter (2005, 27 min.) (UK) / Film Four and Bord Scannán na hÉireann//The Irish Film Board present a Missing in Action and Funny Farm Films production in association with Fantastic Films ; written and directed by Martin McDonagh ; produced by Kenton Allen and Mia Bays.

Animated short films: Badgered (2005, 6 min.) (UK) / the National Film and Television School ; writer and director, Sharon Colman ; producer, Jamie Wolpert -- The moon and the son : an imagined conversation by John Cannizzaro-Canemaker (2005, 28 min.) (USA) / animation/design/direction, John Canemaker ; producers, Peggy Stern, John Canemaker ; script, John Canemaker, Joseph Kennedy, Peggy Stern ; produced in association with Shadowbox Films, Inc. -- The mysterious geographic explorations of Jasper Morello (2005, 26 min.) (Australia) / directed by Anthony Lucas ; produced by Julia Lucas, Anthony Lucas ; screenplay by Mark Shirrefs ; story by Anthony Lucas, Mark Shirrefs ; produced and developed in association with the Australian Film Commission ; developed and produced with the assistance of Film Victoria ; produced in association with SBS Independent ; produced by 3-D Films.

Additional animated shorts: The fan and the flower (2005, 7 min.) (USA) / Atomic Television ; produced and written by Dan O'Shannon ; directed and animated by Bill Plympton -- Imago-- (2005, 12 min.) (Belgium/France) / Sacrebleu Productions ; Arnaud Demuynck, La Boîte, -- Productions ; in coproduction with Le CRRAV ARCADI, Les Films du Nord, Digit Anima ; written and directed by Cédric Babouche.
A collection of short films nominated for the 78th Annual Academy Awards, including the winning live action short and the winning animated short.
Reading Level:
MPAA: Not rated; some content not suitable for children.
Runaway teenagers -- Drama.

Supermarkets -- Drama.

Family secrets -- Drama.

Psychotherapists -- Drama.

Widowers -- Drama.

Badgers -- Drama.

Fathers and sons -- Drama.

Explorers -- Drama.

Fantasy films.
Added Author:

Added Title:
Our time it up.



Sídasti Bærinn.

Last farm.


Six shooter.


Moon and the son : an imagined conversation by John Cannizzaro-Canemaker.

Mysterious geographic explorations of Jasper Morello.

Fan and the flower.