18 Animated Films Submitted for Oscar Consideration

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has received a total of 18 submissions in the Animated Feature Film category for the 2012 Oscars. The films submitted for consideration are:

The Adventures of Tintin
A scene from 'The Adventures of Tintin' - © Paramount Pictures
The Adventures of Tintin
Alois Nebel
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
Arthur Christmas
Cars 2
A Cat in Paris
Chico & Rita
Gnomeo & Juliet
Happy Feet Two
Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil
Kung Fu Panda 2
Mars Needs Moms
Puss in Boots
The Smurfs
Winnie the Pooh
These films are also eligible for Best Picture and the other Oscar categories. The 84th Academy Awards nominees will be revealed on Tuesday, January 24, 2012, at 5:30 a.m. PT in the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater. The Oscars will be broadcast live on Sunday, February 26, 2012.
Source: Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences – November 4, 2011