Yesterday the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that 10 animated short films –from the forty-four (44) that qualified- will advance in the voting process and here they are.
Dimanche (Sunday), Patrick Doyon, Canada
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore, William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg, USA
I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat, Matthew O'Callaghan, USA
La Luna, Enrico Casarosa, USA
Luminaris, Juan Pablo Zaramella, Argentina
Magic Piano, Martin Clapp, China, Norway and Poland
A Morning Stroll,Grant Orchard, UK
Paths of Hate, Damian Nenow, Poland
Cul de Bouteille (Specky Four-Eyes), Jean-Claude Rozec, France
Wild Life, Amanda Forbis and Wendy Tilby, Canada
The Short Films and Feature Animation Branch members will now select three to five nominees from above list. We know but let’s remember everyone, nominations will be announced live on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 and awards ceremony will be on February 26. To check official press release go here.