Cinema du Parc is hosting an Oscar-nominated film festival

Jan 16 2017, 11:38 pm

This indie theatre is at it again.

Cinema du Parc are the proud hosts of an Oscar-nominated film festival happening this February.

Starting February 10, 2017, Cinema du Parc will be screening all of the Oscar-nominated movies in the following categories: Best Animated Short and Best Live Action Short.

Ten films will receive a prestigious Academy Award nomination in 2017, and we can’t wait to find out more so we can grab our tickets to this awesome local film fest!


Nominations for the 89th Annual Academy Awards (to be held on February 26th) will be announced on January 24th, so be sure to check the official site for a full list of nominees.

According to, these are the contenders most likely to receive Oscar nods come January 24th.

Best Animated Short

  1. Piper” – Alan Barillaro, director, and Marc Sondheimer, producer (Pixar Animation Studios)
  2. Inner Workings” – Leo Matsuda, director, and Sean Lurie, producer (Walt Disney Animation Studios)
  3. Sous Tes Doigts (Under Your Fingers)” – Marie-Christine Courtès, director, and Ludivine Berthouloux, art director (Vivement Lundi! and Novanima)
  4. Blind Vaysha” – Theodore Ushev, director (National Film Board of Canada)
  5. Borrowed Time” – Andrew Coats and Lou Hamou-Lhadj, directors (Quorum Films)

Best Live Action Short

  1. Bon Voyage,” Marc Wilkins, director, and Joël Jent, producer (Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduction)
  2. Sing (Mindenki),” Kristof Deák, director (Meteor Filmstudio)
  3. Timecode,” Juanjo Giménez, director (Nadir Films)
  4. The Way of Tea (Les Frémissements du Thé),” Marc Fouchard, director, and Matthieu Devillers, producer (Existenz, BlackBox and P904)
  5. Nocturne in Black,” Jimmy Keyrouz, director (Columbia University)

Cinema Du Parc x Oscars

When: February 10, 2017
Where: Cinema du Parc, 3575 Av du Parc

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