89th Academy Awards Nominations For Animated Feature, Animated Short & VFX
Best Animated Feature nominees are ‘Kubo And The Two Strings,’ ‘Moana,’ ‘My Life As A Zucchini,’ ‘The Red Turtle,’ and ‘Zootopia.’
The 89th Academy Award nominees were announced today. Congratulations to the nominees in the Animated Feature, Animated Short, and VFX categories.
In the music category of Original Song, two of the five songs were from animated films – “Can’t Stop the Feeling” from Trolls and “How Far I’ll Go” from Moana.
See the complete list of Academy Awards nominations here.
Best Animated Feature Film
- Kubo and the Two Strings – Travis Knight
- Moana – Ron Clements, John Musker
- My Life as a Zucchini – Claude Barras
- The Red Turtle – Michael Dudok de Wit
- Zootopia – Rich Moore, Byron Howard
Best Animated Short Film
- Blind Vaysha – Theo Ushev
- Borrowed Time – Andrew Coats, Lou Hamou-Lhadj
- Pear Cider and Cigarettes – Robert Valley
- Pearl – Patrick Osborne
- Piper – Alan Barillaro
Achievement in Visual Effects
- Deepwater Horizon – Craig Hammack, Jason Snell, Jason Billington and Burt Dalton
- Doctor Strange – Stephane Ceretti, Richard Bluff, Vincent Cirelli and Paul Corbould
- The Jungle Book – Robert Legato, Adam Valdez, Andrew R. Jones and Dan Lemmon
- Kubo and the Two Strings – Steve Emerson, Oliver Jones, Brian McLean and Brad Schiff
- Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – John Knoll, Mohen Leo, Hal Hickel and Neil Corbould
Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures (Original song)
- “Can’t Stop The Feeling” from Trolls
Music and Lyric by Justin Timberlake, Max Martin and Karl Johan Schuster
- “How Far I’ll Go” from Moana
Music and Lyric by Lin-Manuel Miranda
The 89th Oscars will be held on Sunday, February 26, 2017, at the Dolby Theatre at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, CA.