The MFAH is the only venue in Houston presenting all three programs of the short films nominated for Academy Awards in 2018. Before the winners are announced on Sunday, March 4, you can see the nominees at the Museum—on the big screen! Plus, you can vote for your favorite in each category: Animated Short Film, Live-Action Short Film, and Documentary Short Subject.

• Watch the trailers and learn more.

• See the IndieWire review.

• See the “New York Times” review.

(rated G unless otherwise noted)

Dear Basketball
By Glen Keane and Kobe Bryant

• Negative Space
By Max Porter and Ru Kuwahata

• Lou
By Dave Mullins and Dana Murray

• Revolting Rhymes
By Jakob Schuh and Jan Lachauer

• Garden Party (recommended for ages 8+)
By Victor Caire and Gabriel Grapperon

• Lost Property Office (additional film)

• Weeds (additional film)

• Achoo (additional film)

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Tickets for Oscar Nominees: Animated Short Film
Sunday, February 25, 2018 5 p.m.

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Price Qty. Total
Adult $9.00
Members pay only $7.00
Senior (65+) $7.00
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Various directors
Various languages with English subtitles
Various countries
Running Time
83 minutes
Digital, B/W