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Larry Mantle and critics Wade Major of and Claudia Puig of USA Today discuss the week’s new film releases including Shutter Island, Ghost Writer, The Girl On The Train, Ajami, The Good Guy, Happy Tears, Blood Done Sign My Name, and October Country. KPCC critic Charles Solomon of will also join Wade and Claudia to talk about the Oscar nominated animated and live action shorts.

Oscar Nominated Shorts:

Best Live Action Short Film:

- The Door (Ireland)
- Instead of Abracadabra (Sweden)
- Kavi (India/USA)
- Miracle Fish (Australia)
- The New Tenants (Denmark/USA)

Best Animated Short Film:

- French Roast (France)
- Granny O'Grimm's Sleeping Beauty (Ireland)
- The Lady and the Reaper (Spain)
- Logorama (Argentina)
- A Matter of Loaf and Death (UK)


Wade Major of

Claudia Puig of USA Today

Charles Solomon of

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