2017 Oscar® Nominated Short Films

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Animation

Blind Vaysha

CANADA/8MINS/2016

Synopsis

Vasyha is not like other young girls; she was born with one green eye and one brown eye. But her odd eyes aren’t the only thing that’s special about her gaze. Her left eye sees only the past. Her right, only the future. Like a terrible curse, Vaysha’s split vision prevents her from living in the present. Blinded by what was and tormented by what will be, she remains trapped between two irreconcilable temporalities. “Blind Vaysha,” they called her. In this metaphoric tale of timeless wisdom and beauty, filmmaker Theodore Ushev reminds us of the importance of living in present moment. Designed in 3D and also available in 2D as well as in virtual reality (VR). Based on the short story “Blind Vaysha” by Georgi Gospodinov. © Georgi Gospodinov, 2001

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Blind Vaysha | Animation

CANADA/8MINS/2016

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Borrowed Time | Animation

USA/7MINS/2015

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Pear Cider and Cigarettes | Animation

CANADA & UK/35MINS/2016

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Pearl | Animation

USA/6MINS/2016

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Piper | Animation

USA/6MINS/2016

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