Natl Archives -- Margaret Parsons (introducing Live Action Short Film Nominees) -- Notes:
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Description of Pictures: 9th Annual Showcase of Academy AwardŽ–Nominated Documentaries and Short Subjects:
The National Archives Experience hosts the ninth annual free screenings of the Academy AwardŽ 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 Charles Guggenheim Center for the Documentary Film and the Foundation for the National Archives.
Welcoming remarks were provided by Tom Nastick, Producer, Public Programs, National Archives.
Introductory remarks were made by Margaret Parsons, Curator, Department of Film Programs, National Gallery of Art.
Live Action Short Film Nominees
Asad -- Bryan Buckley and Mino Jarjoura -- (17 minutes)
Buzkashi Boys -- Sam French and Ariel Nasr -- (30 minutes)
Curfew -- Shawn Christensen -- (20 minutes)
Death of a Shadow (Dood van een Schaduw) -- Tom Van Avermaet and Ellen De Waele -- (20 minutes)
Henry -- Yan England -- (21 minutes)
Total Running Time: 108 minutes.
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2013 photos: So far, my camera is mostly the Fuji X-S1 but, depending on the event, I'm also using a Nikon D7000 and Nikon D600.
Trips this year have been limited to a Civil War Trust conference in Memphis.