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‘Big Hero 6,’ ‘Feast,’ ‘Interstellar’ Win at the Oscars


‘Big Hero 6,’ ‘Feast,’ ‘Interstellar’ Win at the Oscars

Big Hero 6 wins best animated feature, Disney’s Feast swins the best animated short, while Interstellar wins the Best VFX Oscar!

The LEGO Movie missed out on the Best Original Song category, which went to the song “Glory,” from Selma.

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Here are the nominees in the animation-related categories:

Big Hero 6

Big Hero 6

Best animated feature film of the year

  • WINNER! Big Hero 6. Don Hall, Chris Williams and Roy Conli
  • The Boxtrolls. Anthony Stacchi, Graham Annable and Travis Knight
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2. Dean DeBlois and Bonnie Arnold
  • Song of the Sea. Tomm Moore and Paul Young
  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya. Isao Takahata and Yoshiaki Nishimura


Best animated short film

  • WINNER! Feast. Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed
  • The Bigger Picture. Daisy Jacobs and Christopher Hees
  • The Dam Keeper. Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi
  • Me and My Moulton. Torill Kove
  • A Single Life. Joris Oprins


Achievement in visual effects

  • WINNER! Interstellar. Paul Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter and Scott Fisher
  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Dan DeLeeuw, Russell Earl, Bryan Grill and Dan Sudick
  • Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Joe Letteri, Dan Lemmon, Daniel Barrett and Erik Winquist
  • Guardians of the Galaxy. Stephane Ceretti, Nicolas Aithadi, Jonathan Fawkner and Paul Corbould
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past. Richard Stammers, Lou Pecora, Tim Crosbie and Cameron Waldbauer

Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original song)

  • “Everything Is Awesome” from The LEGO Movie. Music and Lyric by Shawn Patterson
  • WINNER! “Glory” from Selma. Music and Lyric by John Stephens and Lonnie Lynn
  • “Grateful” from Beyond the Lights. Music and Lyric by Diane Warren
  • “I’m Not Gonna Miss You” from Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me. Music and Lyric by Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond
  • “Lost Stars” from Begin Again. Music and Lyric by Gregg Alexander and Danielle Brisebois

Best of luck to all the nominees!

87th Annual Academy Awards

87th Annual Academy Awards


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