A host of Oscar-nominated shorts will have a virtual release for Indian viewers over the next few days, ahead of the Oscars on April 25.
Among the films in the Best Animated Short Film Audience Can See category are “Genius Loci” by Adrien Merigeau, “If Anything Happens I Love you” directed by Michael Govier and Will McCormack and “Opera” by Erick Oh. Nominees for the live action short available include “Feeling Through” by Doug Roland, “The Letter Room” directed by Elvira Lind and “The Present” by Farah Nabulsi.
ShortsTV has partnered with BookMyShow Stream to make the business possible.
“Last year’s Oscar-nominated shorts were some of the last big movies that many of our viewers saw in theaters before the pandemic. Today, as we emerge from this difficult time, we are delighted to bring the joy of great cinema to our Indian audiences through the releases of Oscar nominated short films, which will be available to the public via the virtual release ” , said the CEO and founder of ShortsTV. , Carter Pilcher.
Ashish Saksena, COO, Cinemas, BookMyShow said: “Through compelling and long-term partnerships with global and local production houses, independent distributors and top film festivals around the world, our goal has been to showcase the best of world cinema to millions of people. moviegoers across the country. Our partnership with ShortsTV is a step forward in enriching this content experience for users, as we prepare to showcase this year’s spectacular lineup of Oscar nominated shorts and share the excitement around it. one of the most anticipated cinema ceremonies in the world with millions of moviegoers in the country. “
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