Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Astro and the Annie Awards

The Annie Awards, the awards dedicated to the best in the field of animation, have announced the nominees for next year's ceremony. The Astro Boy movie by Imagi has been nominated for 2 awards! The categories and individuals nominated are:

Writing in a Feature Film Production: Timothy Hyde Harris and David Bowers – “Astro Boy” – Imagi Studios

Storyboarding for a feature film production: Sharon Bridgeman “Astro Boy” – Imagi Studios
Congratulations to the nominees for these much deserved accolades! You can read the entire list of nominees in all categories here.

The 2010 Annie Awards take place on Feburary 6 at the UCLA Royce Hall in Los Angeles. We'll all be pulling for our boy Astro! Thanks to Lou C. for the info!


Anonymous said...

Ugh...the writing got an award? I'm sorry but as for the script I'd say they did a lousy job!

Anonymous said...

The writing was *nominated*, and in my opinion, completely deserved it. It had heart, wit and pathos. Which is no doubt why it WAS nominated for an award. I hope it wins.

Ninjatron said...

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Anonymous said...

Just wanted to alert you that David Bowers is on Twitter. Send him a message of support for his excellent work on Astro Boy: