This 100-second film is the shortest one ever nominated for an Oscar

16 April 2014 / 2 years 6 months ago

Fresh Guacamole is a 2012 animated short film written and directed by PES.

According to an article in Twisted Sifter, with a running time of 100 seconds it is the shortest film ever nominated for an Oscar when the film was nominated in 2013 for ‘Best Animated Short Film’.

Fresh Guacamole was originally commissioned by Showtime as part of its “Short Stories” series.


“Fresh Guacamole”
Running Time: 1 min 40 sec
Written and Directed by PES
Animation: PES and Dillon Markey
Produced by PES and Sarah Phelps
Sound by PES
Final Audio Mix: Matt Hauser, Big Foote, NY
Filmed in Torrance, California
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