The five Animated Shorts nominated for the Academy Award are:
THIS WAY UP - A series of misfortunes befalls a pair of undertakers on their way to the cemetery.
PRESTO - A carrot triggers a war of wits between a magician and his hungry bunny.
LA MAISON EN PETITS CUBES - In a world gradually flooding with water, an old man adapts to changing circumstances and looks back on his life.
LAVATORY - LOVESTORY - A lonely lavatory attendant finds a bouquet of flowers in her tip jar.
OKTAPODI - An octopus fights to keep his beloved out of the cooking pot.
This program also contains the following non-nominated shorts: Varmints, John and Karen, Gopher Broke, Skhizein & Hot Dog.