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2017 Academy Award® Nominated Short Film – Art Center Winners

Posted on Monday, February 27, 2017

As part of the Des Moines Art Center's annual showing on Oscar® nominated short films, viewers vote which short they believe should win the Academy Award®. The 2017 voters' choices are as follows:

Des Moines Art Center Voter's Choice

Documentary Program

  1. The White Helmets (93 votes)
  2. 4.1 Miles (78 votes)
  3. Watani: My Homeland (70 votes)
  4. Joe’s Violin (67 votes)
  5. Extremis (16 votes)

And the Academy Award goes to… The White Helmets!

Animated Program

  1. Piper (170 votes)
  2. Blind Vaysha (64 votes)
  3. Borrowed Time (40 votes)
  4. Pearl (39 votes)
  5. Pear Cider and Cigarettes (33 votes)

And the Academy Award goes to… Piper!

Live-Action Program

  1. Timecode (91 votes)
  2. Sing (87 votes)
  3. La femme et la TGV (53 votes)
  4. Ennemis Interieurs (24 votes)
  5. Silent Nights (22 votes)

And the Academy Award goes to… Sing!

entirely unexpected