The Bill Cosford Cinema is excited to present all five Academy Award nominees for Best Live Action Short.
A small supermarket in a blue collar town, a black man smiles at a 10 year old white boy across the checkout aisle. This innocuous moment sends two gangs into a ruthless war that ends with a shocking backlash.
Directed by Guy Nattiv. 20minutes.
An aging woman and her nurse develop a friendship that inspires her to unearth unacknowledged longing and thus help her make peace with her past.
Directed by Marianne Farley. 19minutes.
Two ten year-old boys are detained by police under suspicion of abducting and murdering a toddler. A true story based on interview transcripts and records from the James Bulger case which shocked the world in 1993.
Directed by Vincent Lambe. 30minutes.
Set in a surface mine, two boys sink into a seemingly innocent power game with Mother Nature as the sole observer...
Directed by Jérémy Comte. 17minutes.
While at home in her apartment with her own mother in Spain, a woman gets a phone call from her six-year-old son, who's on holiday in France with his father. Every parent's nightmare ensues.
Directed by Rodrigo Sorogoyen. 19minutes.
4k Digital Projection.