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Watch the Oscar-Nominated Short 'Henry', Before You're Too Old To Even Grasp It

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The Academy Award for Best Short Film (Live Action)--typically the point in the ceremony where you zone out to consider what such a gathering of celebrities and filmmakers must smell like--can this year be the point where you impress everyone at your Oscar party by saying, "Hey, I watched one of these! It was depressing!" Just continue on below and take in Henry, Yan England's Oscar-nominated short that blends conspiracy-thriller intrigue with maudlin remembrance, but mostly just reminds you that you're going to get old, probably decline into dementia, and die. Happy Presidents' Day!

(Thanks, Austin)

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