Oscar-nominated short-film Detainment is one of the most-searched keywords on Google right now.

Here is everything you need to know about whether it is possible to watch Detainment online.



Who Directed Detainment?

Detainment was directed by Vincent Lambe, an acclaimed director and producer from Ireland.

He has been producing and directing short-films since 1999. While this will only be his fourth directorial effort, he has worked on numerous projects.

Detainment 2019 is certainly his most widely acknowledged work and received an Oscar nomination in the Best Live Action Short category.

How Long is Detainment?

Detainment is a 30-minute short film.

It was first screened at the Cannes Film Festival, where it won awards.

How to Watch Detainment Online

There are no online options to watch Detainment – at the moment.

So How Can I Watch Detainment?

To watch Detainment you are going to have to keep your eyes peeled for nearby film festivals and hang tight until February for any potential online options.

The short film is currently scheduled for screenings in Clermont-Ferrand, France, as well as in New York, with more screenings set to be announced.

It’s likely that news of any online availability will surface in the wake of the Oscars. So, whether it wins the Oscar or not, you may get the chance to see it – potentially online – come February 24th, when the Oscars are announced.


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