Animated Films vying for 83rd Oscars Nominations for Best Animated Feature Film Award Revealed

By on Nov 17, 2010 in Announcement, Entertainment, Movies Comments
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Only three animated films will be nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) for Best Animated Feature at the 2011 Academy Awards, according to international entertainment reports.

The rule of the Academy for Best Animated feature film award states that:

  • In any year in which eight to 15 animated features are released in Los Angeles County, a maximum of three motion pictures may be nominated.
  • In any year in which 16 or more animated features are submitted and accepted in the category, a maximum of five motion pictures may be nominated.

The Academy already accepted 15 animated films for consideration and these includes:

  • Toy Story 3
  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • Shrek Forever After
  • Despicable Me
  • Alpha and Omega
  • Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore
  • The Dreams of Jinsha
  • Idiots and Angels
  • The Illusionist
  • Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole
  • Megamind
  • My Dog Tulip
  • Summer Wars
  • Tangled
  • Tinker Bell
  • Great Fairy Rescue

This year, the Academy have increased the number of nominees for the 2010 Best Picture Awards, making it ten from its previous five nominees.

The nominations for the 83rd Academy Awards will be unveiled live on Tuesday, January 25, 2011, at 5:30 a.m. Pacific Time at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater.

The awarding ceremony will be televised live ABC Television Network on Sunday, February 27, 2011, at the Kodak Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center.

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