The Academy is touting the diversity of its new member invites, but how diverse are they really in the animation and vfx branches?
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.
Watch Konstantin Bronzit’s film, which also won the top prize at Annecy last year.
“Prologue,” he says, “is the only thing so far in my career that I’ve ever been really been pleased with.”
Don Hertzfeldt comes out on top in a survey of international animation experts.
Which animated short films qualified? Find out in our exclusive Award Tracker.
Find out which animated features and shorts are competing for end-of-the-year honors in 2015.
Male artists and the Disney Company continue to dominate the Academy’s animation and vfx branches.
What animated shorts and features are contending for an Oscar this year?
Hundreds of other animated shorts were released last year; which ones were the best?