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Oscar Shorts 2018: Documentary B

The Oscar Nominated Short Films: Documentary B
February 9 - March 8

Suggested rating: PG 13
Parents Strongly Cautioned – some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.

02/28 | 8:00 PM
03/01 | 8:00 PM
03/02 | 12:30 PM
03/03 | 8:00 PM
03/04 | 5:30 PM
03/06 | 8:00 PM
03/07 | 5:30 PM
03/08 | 8:00 PM

UICA Members: $4
Public: $8

*Pre-sale tickets are not available for films screening more than one date. Movie tickets can be purchased at the Guest Services desk beginning at 12 noon on the date of each screening.

Movie times are subject to change. Please verify showtimes the day of your visit. 

UICA is proud to present the 2018 Oscar Nominated Short Films presented by Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures. This exclusive release features the year’s most anticipated short films across Live Action, Animation, and Documentary categories. See the films that critics are raving about and predict the winners before the 90th Academy Awards ceremony happening Sunday, March 4, 2018 in Hollywood, CA.

Synopsis: Once a bustling industrial town, Huntington, West Virginia has become the epicenter of America’s modern opioid epidemic, with an overdose rate 10 times the national average. This flood of heroin now threatens this Appalachian city with a cycle of generational addiction, lawlessness, and poverty. 

Director: Elaine McMillion Sheldon
Runtime: 39 minutes
Origin: USA

Knife Skills
Synopsis: What does it take to build a world-class French restaurant? What if the staff is almost entirely men and women just out of prison? What if most have never cooked or served before, and have barely two months to learn their trade?

Director: Thomas Lennon
Runtime: 40 minutes
Origin: USA

Earlier Event: February 9
Oscar Shorts 2018: Animation
Later Event: February 9
Oscar Shorts 2018: Live Action