Thursday, January 20, 2011


In the lead up to the 83rd Academy Awards on February 27th, we are revisiting past nominees and winners in the short film categories, all of which you can download from iTunes. Today, 2005 Best Animated Short Film nominee, Badgered.

UK | 6 mins

Director/Writer: Sharon Colman
Producer: Jamie Wolpert

Cast: Rupert Degas

A solitary Eurasian badger wants to get some sleep. It attempts to make an environmental statement by showing the interaction between the badger and USA Trident nuclear missiles that are stored inside the hill in Scotland where the badger lives.