As Oscar season heats up, see the films nominated for short subject—on the big screen! In addition to the always popular annual screenings of the year’s documentary shorts, MFAH Films adds the live-action and animated categories to the lineup for a February full of diverse, unexpected short films.

Check out all the short-film nominees here.

Download an Oscar ballot here.



Past Events in This Series

Oscar Nominees: Documentary Short Subject

2016, Various languages
Digital
Various directors

MFAH Films hosts Houston’s only screenings of the Oscar nominees for documentary short subject! 

Oscar Nominees: Animated Short Film

2016, Various languages
Digital
Various directors

For the 2017 Oscar season, the Museum presents Oscar-nominated short films for all three short-subject categories: animation, live action, and documentary. Watch, then choose your favorites before the winners are announced at the Academy Awards on Sunday, February 26.

Oscar Nominees: Live-Action Short Film

2016, Various languages
Digital
Various directors

For the 2017 Oscar season, the Museum presents Oscar-nominated short films for all three short-subject categories: animation, live action, and documentary. Watch, then choose your favorites before the winners are announced at the Academy Awards on Sunday, February 26.