“2018 Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts” – Feb 25th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Feb 25th at 1:45pm for 2018 Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Brian F. wearing a blue & white checked long-sleeve shirt in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

Last week we did the live-action 2018 Oscar Nominated Shorts; this week we tackle the animated ones. Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see all five Academy Award nominees in the category of Best Animated Short…and more! Program includes: Dear Basketball (USA), in which narrator Kobe Bryant explores what it means to achieve your dream and then leave it behind; Garden Party (France), in which a couple of amphibians in a deserted house explore their surroundings and follow their primal instincts; Lou (USA), the story of a toy-stealing bully who ruins recess for a playground full of kids, but one thing stands in his way: the “Lost and Found” box; Negative Space (France), about a boy whose dad taught him how to pack; and Revolting Rhymes (UK), which interweaves Roald Dahl’s retellings of classic fairy tales with playful twists and surprising endings. Bonus animated shorts include Weeds, Lost Property Office and Achoo!

You can purchase your tickets in advance at https://www.landmarktheatres.com/Booking/e-street-cinema/5967307

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