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Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts

Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts
CRISIS HOTLINE: VETERANS PRESS 1 (40 mins) - The film follows a group of suicide hotline workers, dealing primarily with military veterans.

JOANNA (40 mins) - As she faces a terminal illness, the mother of a young son writes a blog in which she tries to leave a record of what she hopes to teach him.
INTERMISSION (5 mins)

WHITE EARTH (20 mins) - Three children and an immigrant mother face a long and difficult winter in North Dakota, which has attracted many people seeking work during an oil boom.

LA PARKA (THE REAPER) (29 mins) - For the past 25 years, Efrain has worked in a slaughterhouse, where he has developed an intimate relationship with both death and what one must sometimes do to live.

NASZA KLATWA (OUR CURSE) (27 mins) - A mother and father face the difficulties of caring for a baby who has been born with a life-threatening congenital breathing disorder known as Ondine's Curse.

Oscar Nominated Documentary Shorts

Fri & Sat February 20 & 21, 2015, 7:30 only; Sun February 22, 2015, 2:00 only, Muenzinger Auditorium

2015, 160 min, DP • official site

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