Past Meetup

Oscar Nominated Shorts - Live Action @Ken Cinema ($7.50)


Don't miss this rare opportunity to see all five Academy Award nominees in the category of Best Live Action Short! Program includes: "Do I Have to Take Care of Everything?" (Finland), in which Mother Sini, late for a wedding, is going crazy since nobody else in her family seems to be able to do anything right; "Helium" (Denmark), in which a hospital's eccentric janitor helps a young dying boy regain the joy and happiness of life; "Just Before Losing Everything" (France), in which Miriam hurries to pick up her children to take them to her work place, and explains to her boss that she has to leave the region in a rush; "That Wasn’t Me" (Spain), the story of Paula and Kaney, an African child and a Spanish woman, who could have nothing in common, but will get to join their lives forever through a life-giving shot; and "The Voorman Problem" (UK), in which Doctor Williams is called in to examine the enigmatic Mr. Voorman, a prisoner who believes he is a god.

Meetup Time: 4:15pm
Showtime: 4:40pm
Running Time: 1 Hour, 50 Minutes
Tickets: $7.50 (Bargain Weekend, First Showing), $7.50 (Senior)

Notes & Web Links:
-Since it's the first showing of the day for the "Live Action" shorts Ken Cinema is offering the bargain weekend price of $7.50 according to their website.
-Meetup time is 4:15pm. Showtime is 4:40pm. Give yourself extra time to arrive in timely manner.
-Landmark's Ken Cinema offers free parking in a couple of designated lots. The rest is neighborhood parking.
-Look for me with Meetup sign near box office. Lost??? Call or Text me at 619-246-3631

Oscar Nominated Shorts (Live Action) - Official Website (
Oscar Nominated Shorts (Live Action) - Landmark Theatres Info. (


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