The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the nominees for the 91st Academy Awards. Mamoru Hosoda and Studio Chizu’s anime film Mirai received a nomination in the Animated Feature Film category. The other nominees in the category are Incredibles 2, Isle of Dogs, Ralph Breaks the Internet, and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
Naoko Yamada and Kyoto Animation’s Liz and the Blue Bird; Nobuyuki Takeuchi, Akiyuki Simbo, and SHAFT’s Fireworks; Masaaki Yuasa and Science SARU’s Lu over the wall and Night is Short, Walk On Girl; Isamu Imakake and HS Pictures Studio’s The Laws of the Universe: Part 1; Studio 4°C and Ankama’s MFKZ; and Mari Okada and P.A. Works’ Maquia – When the Promised Flower Blooms were all submitted for the award.
The 91st annual Academy Awards will be held on February 24, 2019.