The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that 19 films have been submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 86th Academy Awards, which will be held on March 2, 2014.

Three anime films are among the 19 submitted:

  • The Wind Rises
  • Puella Magi Madoka Magica The Movie -Rebellion-
  • A Letter to Momo

The final nominees will be announced on January 16, 2014.

Source: ANN