The 85th Academy Awards were held yesterday in Los Angeles, and as a part of this grand ceremony, they gave out of course the awards for Best Short film and Best Documentary Short as well. Here are the winners:
Best Short Film: The Phone Call (directed by Matt Kirkby and James Lucas)
A woman working for a crisis center phone line receives a call from a suicidal older man.
Best Documentary Short: Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1 (directed by Ellen Goosenberg Kent and Dana Perry)
Each month, the Veterans Crisis Line receives over 22,000 calls from military veterans, who account for 20% of all suicides in the U.S. each year.
The photos and the two synopsis are from the official site of the Academy Awards.