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DC – 13th Annual Showcase of Academy-Award Nominated Docs/Shorts – Feb. 22-26

Wednesday–Sunday, February 22–26

William G. McGowan Theater

13th Annual Showcase of Academy Award–Nominated Documentaries and Short Subjects

The National Archives hosts the 13th 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 (www.archivesfoundation.org/events) 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.


Screening schedule (subject to availability)


Documentary Feature Nominees

Wednesday, February 22, 7 p.m.
Thursday, February 23, 7 p.m.
Friday, February 24, 7 p.m.
Saturday, February 25, 7 p.m.
Sunday, February 26, 4 p.m.

Live Action Short Film Nominees

Saturday, February 25, noon

Animated Short Film Nominees

Saturday, February 25, 3:30 p.m.

Documentary Short Subject Nominees

Sunday, February 26, 11 a.m.