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This year's Oscar-nominated animated short films include stories about a sheriff facing his past, a girl with magical eyes, a father and daughter criss-crossing the country in their hatchback, and a Canadian ex-pat in need of a liver transplant in China.
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This is the first of two programs of the 2017 Oscar-nominated documentary shorts. Included are films about a favorite violin, an intensive care unit in Oakland, and the Greek Coast Guard's struggle to save the lives of immigrants.
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This year's Oscar-nominated live action short films hail from France, Switzerland, Denmark, Hungary, and Spain.
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In 1979, James Baldwin wrote a letter to his literary agent describing his next project, a personal account of the lives and successive assassinations of three of his close friends—Medgar Evers, Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. Now, filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. 
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Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Twenty-five years later, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.
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A timeless story of human connection and self-discovery, MOONLIGHT chronicles the life of a young black man from childhood to adulthood as he struggles to find his place in the world while growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. A New York Times Critics' Pick!
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A quiet observation of the triumphs and defeats of daily life, along with the poetry evident in its smallest details. The new film by acclaimed director Jim Jarmusch.
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A lonely father tries to reconnect with his adult daughter by creating an alter-ego and acting as her CEO's life coach.