Cinema Falls showing 2019 Oscar-nominated shorts this weekend

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - Movie buffs -- now is your chance to catch some of those lesser-known films ahead of the Academy Awards.

Cinema Falls is hosting its annual Oscar-nominated shorts program this weekend.

People can catch animated and live-action shorts Saturday at the Orpheum Theater in downtown Sioux Falls, and documentary shorts will be presented at the West Mall 7 Theater Sunday afternoon.

ANIMATED SHORTS (Saturday, Feb. 9th: 76 minutes) Similar to PG
- Bao – Domee Shi and Becky Neimann-Cobb, USA, 8 minutes
- Late Afternoon – Louise Bagnall and Nuria Gonzalez Blanco, Ireland, 10 minutes
- Animal Behaviour – Alison Snowden and David Fine, Canada, 14 minutes
- Weekends – Trevor Jimenez, USA, 16 minutes
- One Small Step – Andrew Chesworth and Bobby Pontillas, USA, 8 minutes

LIVE ACTION SHORTS (Saturday, Feb. 9th: 109 minutes) Similar to R
- Madre – Rodrigo Sorogoyen and Maria del Puy Alvarado, Spain, 19 minutes
- Fauve – Jeremy Comte and Maria Gracia Turgeon, Canada, 17 minutes
- Marguerite – Marianne Farley and Marie-Helene Panisset, Canada, 19 minutes
- Detainment – Vincent Lambe and Darren Mahon, Ireland, 30 minutes
- Skin – Guy Nattiv and Jaime Ray Newman, USA, 20 minutes

DOCUMENTARY SHORTS (Sunday, Feb. 10th: 143 minutes) Similar to R
- Black Sheep – Ed Perkins and Jonathan Chinn, UK, 27 minutes
- End Game – Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, USA, 40 minutes
- Lifeboat – Skye Fitzgerald and Bryn Mooser, USA, 40 minutes
- A Night at the Garden – Marshall Curry, USA, 7 minutes
- Period. End of Sentence. – Rayka Zahtabchi and Melissa Berton, India, 26 minutes

Tickets are available now here.