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Oscar Nominated Short Films
10 March @ 14:00 - 16:00 SAST
One event on 11-03-2018 at 15:00
Maboneng-based independent cinema The Bioscope proudly partners each year with Shorts HD to bring the year’s Oscar® Nominated Short Films to the Joburg big screen. The series features the five short films nominated in the Animation and Live Action categories, with each screening showing all five films per category back-to-back.
Highlights of the Animation schedule include:
Dear Basketball Directed by Glen Keane (the animator and illustrator behind Disney classics such as The Little Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast) Dear Basketball is based on a letter and poem Kobe Bryant wrote to The Players’ Tribune announcing his retirement from basketball. Set to Academy Award-winning film producer and composer John Williams’ score, Dear Basketball is a poignant retrospective of one of basketball’s contemporary legends.