29th Nov 2016
6 of the animated shorts in competition for the Oscar in 2017 were shown or rewarded at this year’s Annecy Festival.
After publishing the shortlist of features in the running for the Oscar in 2017, the animated shorts in competition have now been announced. Out of the 10 chosen, 6 stopped by at Annecy 2016:
- Happy End: in competition in the Official Selection
- Inner Workings: premiered as a Screening Event
- Pearl: Virtual reality special programme
- Piper: premiered as a Screening Event
- The Head Vanishes: Cristal for a Short Film
- Blind Vaysha: Jury Award and Junior Jury Award for a Short Film
Congratulations to all the film crews shortlisted. The 5 nominated films will be announced on January 24th and the short film Oscar winner on January 26th.