We have been working closely with the team at Reliance Animation on this release and are absolutely excited with the level of technical excellence the team has brought into this animated feature
. This film is set to raise the benchmark for the Indian animation industry, which has seen a robust growth over last few years."
Two years ago, Marjane Satrapi, who lives in France, won the best animated feature
film nomination for her adaptation of her graphic novel, "Persepolis."
THE ANIMATED feature
9 takes place in a desolate wasteland formerly known as Earth, where mankind is a distant memory, deadly machines patrol the planet's bombed-out surface and the only living creatures are nine small rag dolls created by a long-dead scientist.
THE STORY: The red-skinned demon's new animated feature
. Hellboy (voiced by Ron Perlman) is sent to a supernatural dimension.
BASED on the illustrated children's books by Margret and H A Rey, Curious Georges a charming animated feature
about friendship, courage and adventure.
Pixar has also enjoyed critical success, receiving 20 Academy Awards, including Best Animated Feature
Oscars for ''Finding Nemo'' and ''The Incredibles.''
The 28-year-old from Sutton Coldfield is to play Loretta, Williams' love interest, in the animated feature
The Little Mermaid, which was released in the twilight days of 1989, signal led a return to form, made glorious by Beauty And The Beast, which is still the only animated feature
to be Oscar nominated as Best Picture.
Why it's here: Besides its expected showing in the Best Animated Feature
category, this hit swam away with three more nominations, including Best Original Screenplay.
Children's classic, 'The Little Prince', is set to be made into an animated feature
film by the people behind 'Chicken Run', the biggest British animated feature
Just this year, Miyazaki's Spirited Away picked up an Academy Award for best animated feature
film, becoming the highest grossing movie ever in Japan.
Canada also had its label on a trio of minority co-productions that drew favourable critical attention: Bertrand Bonello's Tiresa, Claude Miller's La Petite Lili and Sylvain Chomet's animated feature
, Les Triplettes de Belleville, which screened hors competition.
The groundbreaking animated feature
, the first to use computer-generated, photo-realistic characters--the main character, Aki Ross, actually graced the cover of Maxim in a bikini--was a Mainland box office flop.
The academy has named the Japanese movie among 17 possible nominees for the 2002 Oscar for best animated feature
film and will announce its five nominees on Feb.
Any parent who has bought his or her offspring the video version of a Disney animated feature
is doomed to hear the same musical numbers over and over as the kid plays the tape obsessively and repetitively.