This year’s Oscar-nominated Live Action Shorts feature a range of topics from the madness of family life to culture shock to chance encounters to desiring what we don’t have, but all are are indeed emotional, heartwarming watches.
“Aya,” Dirs. Mihal Brezis, Oded Binnun
“Butter Lamp” (“La Lampe Au Beurre De Yak”), Dir. Hu Wei
“Parvaneh,” Dir. Talkhon Hamzavi