ANIMATED OSCAR SHORTS

Compilation of animated shorts nominated for Academy Awards

LIVE ACTION OSCAR SHORTS

Compilation of live action shorts nominated for Academy Awards

THE FAVOURITE

Nominated for 10 Academy Awards, including Best Picture

STAN & OLLIE

Laurel & Hardy biopic starring John C. Reilly and Steve Coogan

GREEN BOOK

Nominated for 5 Academy Awards, including Best Picture

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ANIMATED OSCAR SHORTS

For over a decade, ShortsHD has proudly brought the Oscar Nominated Short Films to audiences across the globe. This exclusive release features the year’s most spectacular short films, and for a limited... [read more]

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Showing Today: 5:10

LIVE ACTION OSCAR SHORTS

For over a decade, ShortsHD has proudly brought the Oscar Nominated Short Films to audiences across the globe. This exclusive release features the year’s most spectacular short films, and for a limited... [read more]

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Showing Today: 9:35

THE FAVOURITE

Early 18th century. England is at war with the French. Nevertheless, duck racing and pineapple eating are thriving. A frail Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) occupies the throne and her close friend Lady... [read more]

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Showing Today: 5:00 7:25 9:30

STAN & OLLIE

Laurel & Hardy, one of the world’s great comedy teams, set out on a variety hall tour of Britain in 1953. Diminished by age and with their golden era as the kings... [read more]

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Showing Today: 7:30

GREEN BOOK

When Tony Lip (Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to... [read more]

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Showing Today: 4:55

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Sustainability Series: SAVING SEA TURTLES

Narrated by renowned scientist Dr. Sylvia Earle, this feature-length independent documentary tells the larger natural history story of the world’s rarest sea turtle, the Kemp’s Ridley and how humans pushed a healthy... [read more]

DROP YOUR SHORTS

Yang Miller hosts Drop Your Shorts, a short film event celebrating the talent of local and regional filmmakers. It gives participants the chance to see their original work on the big screen.... [read more]

Sustainability Series: IN THE STARLIGHT

During the darkest hours of the night, while the rest of the world is sleeping, outdoor photographer Paul Zizka ventures out into the wilderness in search of the world’s starriest skies. His... [read more]

Voices: WHITNEY

Whitney Houston broke more music industry records than any other female singer in history. With over 200 million album sales worldwide, she was the only artist to chart seven consecutive U.S. No.... [read more]

Sustainability Series: APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION

The palm oil industry has papered over vast swathes of the planet, much of it valuable and ecologically diverse. Forty million tons are produced annually, and it can be found in 50%... [read more]

Voices: JOAN JETT: BAD REPUTATION

Joan Jett is so much more than “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll.” It’s true, she became mega-famous from the number-one hit, and that fame intensified with the music video’s endless play on... [read more]

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COLD WAR

Cold War is a passionate love story between a man and a woman who meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatefully mismatched and... [read more]

AMAZING GRACE

A documentary presenting Aretha Franklin with choir at the New Bethel Baptist Church in Watts, Los Angeles in January... [read more]

EVERYBODY KNOWS

Laura (Penélope Cruz) and her children travel from Buenos Aires to the village where she was born, on a Spanish vineyard, to attend her sister’s wedding, but unexpected events lead this gathering toward... [read more]

CAPERNAUM

Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, Nadine Labaki’s CAPERNAUM (“Chaos”) tells the story of Zain (Zain al Rafeea), a Lebanese boy who sues his parents for the... [read more]

NEVER LOOK AWAY

Inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history, NEVER LOOK AWAY tells the story of a young art student, Kurt (Tom Schilling) who falls in love with fellow student,... [read more]

GLORIA BELL

Gloria (Julianne Moore) is a free-spirited divorcée who spends her days at a straight-laced office job and her nights on the dance floor, joyfully letting loose at clubs around Los Angeles. After... [read more]


The Athena Cinema hopes to play each of these films but they are not all confirmed. When a film is confirmed an arrival date will be added. Although it is unlikely, arrival dates may be shifted due to unforeseen circumstances.