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Catch the Best of DC Shorts at DC Shorts WINS!

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DC Shorts WINS! are special showcases of award-winning films from previous DC Shorts — and a few that we wished we had programmed. Some of the films have received Academy Award nominations. All of the films have won accolades worldwide. Tickets are $15 per showcase. Two different shows will play a night. Buy a double header and save $10! Each show runs 90 minutes, and are appropriate for ages 18+.

Weather Cancellation Policy:

weather cancellation is decided on the morning of the scheduled program. Weather cancellations will only be made for extremely severe weather conditions. Please check our Twitter and Facebook feeds the morning of for updates.

Schedule of Events

Two shows, both showing two nights:
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016 — 7:30pm (show A) & 9:30pm (show B) Buy Tickets
Sat. Feb. 20, 2016 — 7:30pm (show B) & 9:30pm (show A) Buy Tickets

Show A - Fri, Feb 20 @ 7:30pm and Sat., Feb. 21 @ 9:30pm Buy Tickets

MOVING ON

11 MINUTES • COMEDY • UNITED STATES

What happens when you wake up to the news you need to move on — and move out at the same time?

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LETTER TO GOD

17 MINUTES • DRAMA • AZERBAIJAN

On learning that he’s going to die, a man decides to write a letter to God.

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STUTTERER

13 MINUTES • DRAMA • IRELAND

Greenwood speaks eloquently in his head, but his interactions with the world are hampered by his stutter.

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THE BRIDGE PARTNER

14 MINUTES • HORROR/SUSPENSE • UNITED STATES

Paranoia takes over a reluctant senior when she is threatened by her bridge partner.

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THE NIKE CHARIOT EARRING

14 MINUTES • DOCUMENTARY • UNITED STATES

Stolen from the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, a priceless artifact is recovered by a unlikely docent.

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SHOK

21 MINUTES • DRAMA • UNITED KINGDOM

The friendship of two boys is tested as they battle for survival during the Kosovo war.

Show B - Fri, Feb. 19 @ 9:30pm and Sat., Feb 20 @ 7:30pm Buy Tickets

BARRIO BOY

8 MINUTES • EXPERIMENTAL • UNITED STATES

A Latino barber secretly falls in love with a handsome Irish stranger over the course of a haircut

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THIS IS JOE

4 MINUTES • DOCUMENTARY • SPAIN

Joe Shuster, one of Superman’s character creators, worked as a delivery guy.

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THE OCEANMAKER

11 MINUTES • ANIMATION • DRAMA • UNITED STATES

After the seas have disappeared, a courageous pilot fights pirates over the last source of water — clouds.

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DISCIPLINE

12 MINUTES • DRAMA • SWITZERLAND

As a result of publicly disciplining his daughter, a man sets off a string of altercations.

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FOR BETTER, FOR WORSE

19 MINUTES • DRAMA • ISRAEL

The dynamic relationships of three couples is explored when they spend time at a local hospital.

HELP POINT

13 MINUTE • COMEDY • DRAMA • UNITED KINGDOM

Two people meet while searching for their cars in an airport parking lot.

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WHO'S UP

13 MINUTES • COMEDY • FRANCE

Unable to pay an expensive restaurant bill, a suitor wins his beau’s heart through a series of clever schemes.

HAZEL + LOUIS: ANIMAL AGENTS

9 MINUTES • COMEDY • UNITED STATES

In Hollywood, its all about who you know. That’s why all of the A-List animals know Hazel and Louis.

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Buy your tickets online. Tickets at door are subject to availability.

SPECIAL PRICE: Cozy up and save $10 when you buy a double header. Come for the 7:30 screening and stay for the 9:30.

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Directions/Map

U.S Navy Memorial Heritage Center — Burke Theater

701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

In the heart of Penn Quarter, the U.S. Navy Memorial Burke Theater 240-seat theater inside the Heritage Center offers pristine HD projection and unparalleled sound.

Metro/Walking
The U. S. Navy Memorial is located above the Archives/Penn Quarter Metro station. Exit the station, turn right and follow the curve of the sidewalk until you see the entrance. You must enter from the Plaza — there is no access from the 7th Street entrance.

Driving
While there is garage parking nearby, we recommend checking for the closing time — some lots shut down before the last show will end (11:30pm). Limited metered street parking is available.

Biking
There is a Capital Bikeshare rack a block away from the theater.