What was the first non American film to win an Oscar for best animated feature?

What was the first non American film to win an Oscar for best animated feature?

(The first non-English-language international short to win was Zagreb Film’s Ersatz (The Substitute) in 1961.) The first film to win in this category was Flowers and Trees by Walt Disney, who has since held the category’s record for most nominations (39) and most wins (12).

What was the first animated film?

COHL: FANTASMAGORIE (1908) Between February and May 1908, Cohl created Fantasmagorie, considered the first fully animated film ever made.

Who wins Best Animated Feature?

Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film/Winners
Pixar took home another trophy on Sunday as Soul won Best Animated Feature at the 93rd Academy Awards. The Pete Docter-directed film about the afterlife beat out Over the Moon, A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmaggedon, Wolfwalkers, and fellow Pixar production Onward to claim its prize as the best animated film of 2020.

What was the first best animated movie?

The Best Animated Feature category was officially included as an annual award for the first time for the 2001 film year (with the first winner being Shrek).

Who are the nominees for the Oscar for animation?

GKIDS, the tiny indie New York distributor, repeated their stunning feat from 2012 and had two of their U.S. pick-ups nominated: Cartoon Saloon’s Song of the Sea and Studio Ghibli’s The Tale of the Princess Kaguya.

Is the tale of the Princess Kaguya nominated for an Oscar?

“We are deeply honored that the Academy has chosen to nominate The Tale of The Princess Kaguya for the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film. I would like to express my sincere gratitude to the members of the Academy.

What are the categories for the Academy Awards?

This morning the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the Oscar nominees for the 87th annual Academy Awards. There are 24 categories, but here at Cartoon Brew, we’re interested primarily in three of them: Animated Feature, Animated Short Film and Visual Effects.

Is the Lego Movie nominated for an Oscar?

The biggest shocker of all: The LEGO Movie, the best reviewed major American animation release of last year not to mention the highest-grossing domestically, wasn’t even nominated.