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Oscar Animated Short Film
Voting in all 24 Oscar categories will be open for the first time in 2013-14 to the entire membership of the Academy.
Without uttering a single word, the five Oscar-nominated toon shorts display a stunning range of ingenuity and emotion, repping yet another first-class lineup in one of the least-seen and most…
Winning an Oscar for animated short -- or even earning a nomination -- can lead to a career in features.
In giving three of its five animated feature slots to stop-motion films -- "Frankenweenie," "ParaNorman" and "The Pirates! Band of Misfits" -- the Academy would seem to be favoring a century-old…
This year, the nominees offer a more diverse array of frame-by-frame techniques than the features category, which is divided between stop-motion and CG films, all of them in 3D.
The animated short category reflects a broader range of animation sources and styles than its feature counterpart.
While devoid of instant classics, Oscar's toon shorts noms were clearly selected for concept and originality, making for a delightful survey when viewed together.
This year marks the 80th anniversary of the Oscar for animated short film: The first honoree was Walt Disney's Silly Symphony "Flowers and Trees," the first animated film made with the three-strip…
A Pixar short is the main attraction amid a not-too-shabby lineup.
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