The Oscar awards They are the climax of the recognition of the film industry in the West, and every year we witness a gala that rewards the best of cinema in different categories, including the popular ‘Best Animated Film‘.
For anime fans, this is always a delicate subject, because despite the fact that for several years we have seen Japanese productions of the best quality, this shortlist usually wins it. Disney. The last Japanese animated film to win a Oscar was Spirited Away in 2003.
Now, with all the media success that the most recent film has had Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train alerts have been lit about a possible nomination to the Oscar awards.
Especially because of how she broke box office records in her home country, and the comparisons she constantly has with the aforementioned Spirited AwayHowever, just like what happened with Your Name, there is no guarantee that Demon slayer get a nomination.
Other possible candidates for ‘Best Animation’ for 2021
This year we will also see competing for a nomination in this category to Studio ghibli with Earwig and the Witch, the studio’s first CG film; Lupine III: The First, Ride Your Wave, A Whisker Away, and ON-GAKU: Our Sound.
On the western side, you will surely recognize titles that will also compete for a place like Best Animated Film in these Oscar Awards 2021, as The Croods: A New Age, My Favorite War, Onward, Soul and more.
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We will meet the nominees officially on March 15, so there is still time for the producers to enter their applications.
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