Oscar Nominated Short Films “Animation, Documentary, and Live Action”

Since 2017, the The Michigan Theatre of Jackson has provided the pleasure of discovery and astonishment at the ways in which cinema can tell stories with fresh vision and unbridled imagination. As in previous years, the 2020 Oscar® Shorts program will combine all the nominees in the short animation and live-action categories – ten shorts in all – into one spectacular showcase, with an intermission between the two categories. Make your picks and see the winners announced when the Oscars® are awarded on February 9. If past years are any measure, advance ticket purchase is strongly recommended! There will be a very brief intermission between Oscar Shorts categories. On Friday, January 31, “Animation” will begin at 6:00 pm (80 minutes), “Live Action will begin at 7:30 pm and end at 9:30 pm.

On Saturday, February 1, “Animation” will begin at 12:00 pm, “Documentary” at 1:45 pm, and “Live Action” at 4:30 pm.


February 1
12:00 pm — 5:00 pm (5h)

Michigan Theatre