Watch This: Trailer for ‘The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales’

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Another cool foreign animated feature is on the way to the U.S. thanks to the great folks at GKIDS. From the creators of Ernest and Celestine, check out the new trailer for The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales.

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‘Ernest and Celestine’ Begins U.S. Distribution

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After playing the film festival circuit, the highly acclaimed hand-drawn 2D animated feature Ernest & Celestine is beginning its first-run distribution in U.S. theaters this month. The film will debut in Los Angeles on February 28 and in New York City on March 14 with a national expansion to follow in the upcoming weeks.

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2014 Oscar Nominations Announced

2014BestAnimatedFeatureOscarsThe nominees were announced today for the 2014 Academy Awards. In the animation categories, five feature films and five short films were nominated (see below). Also, two songs from animated films have been nominated in the Original Song category: “Happy” from Despicable Me 2 and “Let It Go” from Frozen. And Pixar Animation Studios was snubbed again by not receiving any nominations for the great Monsters University and their beautiful short film The Blue Umbrella.  Here are the animation nominees…

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