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Title A collection of 2006 Academy Award nominated short films [videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures ; Shorts International.

Imprint Los Angeles, Calif. : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2007].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    COL    Will be deleted
Description 1 videodisc (190 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from disc menu.
Originally released as short motion pictures, 2005-2006.
Contents Live action: West Bank story (2005, 21 min.) (United States) / Ari Sandel ; The saviour (2005, 17 min.) (Australia) / Peter Templeman ; Helmer & son (2006, 13 min.) (Denmark) / Søren Pilmark ; Binta y la gran idea = Binta & the great idea (2004, 30 min.) (Spain) / Javier Fesser ; Éramos pocos [= One too many] (2005, 16 min.) (Spain) / Borja Cobeaga -- Animated: The Danish poet (2006, 14 min.) (Norway & Canada) / Torill Kove ; Maestro (2005, 5 min.) (Hungary) / Géza M. Tóth -- Bonus shorts: Wraith of Cobble Hill / Adam Parrish King ; The passenger / Chris Jones ; A gentlemen's duel / Francisco Ruíz and Sean McNally ; Guide dog / Bill Plympton ; One rat short / Alex Weil ; Surviving the rush / Sean Farley.
Summary A collection of short films nominated for the 79th annual Academy Awards, including the winning live action short and the winning animated short.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated; Warning: some content not suitable for children.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen and widescreen presentations; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language In Danish, English, Hungarian, Norwegian, and Spanish; closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Awards (2006): Best Short Film, Live (West Bank story); Best Short Film, Animated (Danish poet)
Subject Villages -- Senegal -- Drama.
Nursing home patients -- Drama.
Elders (Church officers) -- Drama.
Poets, Danish -- Denmark -- Drama.
Conductors (Music) -- Hungary -- Drama.
Ciudades y pueblos -- Senegal -- Teatro.
Padres únicos -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Short films
Animated films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Fesser, Javier, 1964-
Pilmark, Søren, 1955-
Cobeaga, Borja.
Templeman, Peter.
Sandel, Ari.
Kove, Torill.
Tóth, Géza M., 1970-
Ruiz, Francisco.
McNally, Sean. (Animated film director)
Plympton, Bill.
Weil, Alex.
Jones, Chris.
Farley, Sean.
King, Adam Parrish.
Shorts International (Firm)
Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Binta y la gran idea.
Binta & the great idea.
Helmer & son.
Éramos pocos.
One too many.
West Bank story.
Danish poet.
Gentlemen's duel.
Guide dog.
One rat short.
Surviving the rush.
Wraith of Cobble Hill.
Standard No. 876964000840
Music No. 10084 Magnolia Home Entertainment

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