The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, has announced the nominees for its 46th Annual Annie Awards. Mamoru Hosoda’s Mirai anime film and Studio 4°C and Ankama’s MFKZ (Mutafukaz) film received nominations in the Best Animated Independent Feature category. The other nominees are Ce Magnifique Gâteau !, Ruben Brandt, Collector, and Tito and the Birds.
Mirai also received a nomination in the category for “Outstanding Achievement for Writing in an Animated Feature Production.” Other nominees include Incredibles 2, Ralph Breaks the Internet, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, and Teen Titans Go! to the Movies.
The Annie Awards recognize outstanding achievement in animation. The awards ceremony will be held on February 2, 2019.