Academy Awards

The Swiss stop-motion film has now entered the 9 foreign language films that will advance in the 89th Oscars race.

The Head Vanishes, Blind Vaysha among the European films on the list.

8 European films figure in the list of submitted features for the Academy Awards 2017.

The animation documentary by Penny Lane tells a highly interesting story with honesty and flair, but does not always hit the right notes.

Here's what the winners had to say in their acceptance speech and backstage interviews.

The new Richard Williams short, Konstantin Bronzit and Don Hertzfeld are in for Best Animation Short at the 2016 Oscar race.

The Boy and the World, When Marnie Was There among the non-US nominees.

25 animation professionals were invited to AMPAS as voting members.

Disney studio succeeds in winning both Oscars for Best Animated Feature and Best Animated Short Film.

One European film (Song of the Sea) and a Studio Ghibli feature among the 2015 Academy Award nomations. See all the nominees for short and feature animated films.

For a second year in a row, the Academy prefers mostly feel good films to animation's edgy alternatives.

20 animated features have been submitted for consideration at this year's Academy Awards, both big studio and independent entries. See the list.

The Japanese Oscar-winning filmmaker will receive an Honorary Award by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences in November.

271 artists were invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. In the animation department, though, this invitation favors predominantly the established US animation studios.


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