Studio Ghibli’s first-ever co-production went up against 17 live-action films at Cannes, and won the special jury prize.
“Kaputt” won 15,000 euros as the top pick at the 2016 Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film.
“Long Way North” will debut in the U.S. later this year.
The Polygon Pictures series directed by Goro Miyazaki earns some international recognition.
Check out a complete list of winners from the 19th edition of the Holland Animation Film Festival.
A South American film won the animated short for the first-time ever, and a woman won the visual effects category for only the second time.
Roman’s comment about how much Disney pays its artists got the biggest laugh of the evening.
At one point during tonight’s Annie Awards ceremony, after Pixar had won its umpteenth award, SpongeBob voice actor Tom Kenny asked the audience, “When are we going to start calling these awards The Pixies?”
The top animation prizes at both Sundance and Slamdance were won by student animated shorts from the U.K.
The European animation community is joining forces to launch a major new animation award.