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Academy Award Documentary Short Subject Nominees

William G. McGowan Theater
Washington, DC

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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The National Archives hosts the 15th annual free screenings of the Academy Award® nominees in four categories: Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject, Live Action Short Film, and Animated Short Film. The screenings are presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in partnership with the National Archives Foundation.

Register online ( or call 202-357-6814. Theater doors will open 45 minutes before the start time. Walk-ins without reservations will be admitted 15 minutes before the start time, depending on available seats. Please note that some films may not be appropriate for general audiences.


Black Sheep
Ed Perkins and Jonathan Chinn

End Game
Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman

Skye Fitzgerald and Bryn Mooser

A Night at the Garden
Marshall Curry

Period. End of Sentence.
Rayka Zehtabchi and Melissa Berton

Total Running Time: 140 minutes




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