OSCAR GUIDE: Best Short Film (Animated)

Posted by · 9:17 am · February 4th, 2010

This is one of the few times the animated short category doesn’t have an American in the bunch.  One of the big snubs, in fact, was probably Pixar’s “Partly Cloudy.” So I wouldn’t bank on any domestic bias this time around. The animated short films feature a wide array of creative prowess, but it almost […]

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AMPAS announces shortlisted animated shorts

Posted by · 8:26 pm · November 20th, 2009

Via press release: • “The Cat Piano,” Eddie White and Ari Gibson, directors (The People’s Republic of Animation) • “French Roast,” Fabrice O. Joubert, director (Pumpkin Factory/Bibo Films) • “Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty,” Nicky Phelan, director, and Darragh O’Connell, producer (Brown Bag Films) • “The Kinematograph,” Tomek Baginski, director-producer (Platige Image) • “The Lady and […]

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