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Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film
CountryUnited States
Presented byAcademy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS)
Formerly called
  • Short Subjects, Cartoons (1932–70)
  • Short Subjects, Animated Films (1971–73)
First awarded1932
Most recent winnerDave Mullins
Brad Booker War Is Over! (2023)

The Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film is an award given by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) as part of the annual Academy Awards, or Oscars, since the 5th Academy Awards (with different names), covering the year 1931–32, to the present.

From 1932 until 1970, the category was known as Short Subjects, Cartoons; and from 1971 to 1973 as Short Subjects, Animated Films. The present title began with the 46th Awards in 1974. During the first 5 decades of the award's existence, awards were presented to the producers of the shorts. Current Academy rules, however, call for the award to be presented to "the individual person most directly responsible for the concept and the creative execution of the film." Moreover, "[i]n the event that more than one individual has been directly and importantly involved in creative decisions, a second statuette may be awarded."[1]

Only American films were nominated for the award until the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) was nominated for The Romance of Transportation in Canada in 1952. The first non-English-language international short to win was Zagreb Film's Ersatz (The Substitute) in 1961.

The first film to win in this category was Flowers and Trees by Walt Disney, who has since held the category's record for most nominations (39) and most wins (12).[2][3] MGM's Tom and Jerry (1940–67) is the category's most lauded animated series over all, being nominated for a total of 13 Oscars and winning 7. Warner Bros.'s Looney Tunes/Merrie Melodies series also had a big amount of 16 Oscar nominations and winning 5. Among international studios, the NFB has the most wins in this category, with 6 Oscars. The biggest showing from Britain in this category is Nick Park, with three wins: 1 for Creature Comforts and 2 for the Wallace and Gromit series.

The Academy defines short as being "not more than 40 minutes, including all credits."[4] Fifteen films are shortlisted before nominations are announced. In the listings below, the title shown in boldface was the winner of the award in that given year, followed by the other nominees for that year.

Winners and nominees[edit]

All bars that are highlighted yellow were winners—with the title and name shown in boldface.


Year Film Nominees
Flowers and Trees Walt Disney
It's Got Me Again! Leon Schlesinger
Mickey's Orphans Walt Disney
Three Little Pigs Walt Disney
Building a Building Walt Disney
The Merry Old Soul Walter Lantz
The Tortoise and the Hare Walt Disney
Holiday Land Charles Mintz
Jolly Little Elves Walter Lantz
Three Orphan Kittens Walt Disney
The Calico Dragon Harman-Ising
Who Killed Cock Robin? Walt Disney
The Country Cousin Walt Disney
The Old Mill Pond Harman-Ising
Popeye the Sailor Meets Sindbad the Sailor Max Fleischer
The Old Mill Walt Disney
Educated Fish Max Fleischer
Little Match Girl Charles Mintz
Ferdinand the Bull Walt Disney
Brave Little Tailor Walt Disney
Good Scouts
Hunky and Spunky Max Fleischer
Mother Goose Goes Hollywood Walt Disney
The Ugly Duckling Walt Disney
Detouring America Leon Schlesinger
Peace on Earth Harman-Ising
The Pointer Walt Disney


Year Film Nominees
The Milky Way Fred Quimby
Puss Gets the Boot Fred Quimby
A Wild Hare Leon Schlesinger
Lend a Paw Walt Disney
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy of Company "B" Walter Lantz
Hiawatha's Rabbit Hunt Leon Schlesinger
How War Came Lawson Harris
The Night Before Christmas Fred Quimby
Rhapsody in Rivets Leon Schlesinger
Rhythm in the Ranks George Pal
The Rookie Bear Fred Quimby
Superman Max Fleischer
Truant Officer Donald Walt Disney
Der Fuehrer's Face Walt Disney
All Out for "V" Paul Terry
Blitz Wolf Fred Quimby
Juke Box Jamboree Walter Lantz
Pigs in a Polka Leon Schlesinger
Tulips Shall Grow George Pal
The Yankee Doodle Mouse Fred Quimby
The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins George Pal
The Dizzy Acrobat Walter Lantz
Greetings Bait! Leon Schlesinger
Imagination Dave Fleischer
Reason and Emotion Walt Disney
Mouse Trouble Fred Quimby
And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street George Pal
Dog, Cat and Canary Screen Gems
Fish Fry Walter Lantz
How to Play Football Walt Disney
My Boy, Johnny Paul Terry
Swooner Crooner Leon Schlesinger
Quiet Please! Fred Quimby
Donald's Crime Walt Disney
Jasper and the Beanstalk George Pal
Life with Feathers Edward Selzer
Mighty Mouse in Gypsy Life Paul Terry
The Poet and Peasant Walter Lantz
Rippling Romance Screen Gems
The Cat Concerto Fred Quimby
John Henry and the Inky-Poo George Pal
Musical Moments from Chopin Walter Lantz
Squatter's Rights Walt Disney
Walky Talky Hawky Edward Selzer
Tweetie Pie Edward Selzer
Chip an' Dale Walt Disney
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Mouse Fred Quimby
Pluto's Blue Note Walt Disney
Tubby the Tuba George Pal
The Little Orphan Fred Quimby
Mickey and the Seal Walt Disney
Mouse Wreckers Edward Selzer
Robin Hoodlum United Productions of America
Tea for Two Hundred Walt Disney
For Scent-imental Reasons Edward Selzer
Canary Row[note 1] Edward Selzer
Hatch Up Your Troubles Fred Quimby
Magic Fluke Stephen Bosustow
Toy Tinkers Walt Disney


Year Film Nominees
Gerald McBoing-Boing Stephen Bosustow
Jerry's Cousin Fred Quimby
Trouble Indemnity Stephen Bosustow
The Two Mouseketeers Fred Quimby
Lambert the Sheepish Lion Walt Disney
Rooty Toot Toot Stephen Bosustow
Johann Mouse Fred Quimby
Little Johnny Jet Fred Quimby
Madeline Stephen Bosustow
Pink and Blue Blues
Romance of Transportation Tom Daly
Toot, Whistle, Plunk and Boom Walt Disney
Christopher Crumpet Stephen Bosustow
From A to Z-Z-Z-Z Edward Selzer
Rugged Bear Walt Disney
The Tell-Tale Heart Stephen Bosustow
When Magoo Flew Stephen Bosustow
Crazy Mixed Up Pup Walter Lantz
Pigs Is Pigs Walt Disney
Sandy Claws Edward Selzer
Touché, Pussy Cat! Fred Quimby
Speedy Gonzales Edward Selzer
Good Will to Men Fred Quimby, William Hanna & Joseph Barbera
The Legend of Rockabye Point Walter Lantz
No Hunting Walt Disney
Magoo's Puddle Jumper Stephen Bosustow
Gerald McBoing-Boing on Planet Moo Stephen Bosustow
The Jaywalker
Birds Anonymous Edward Selzer
One Droopy Knight William Hanna & Joseph Barbera
Tabasco Road Edward Selzer
Trees and Jamaica Daddy Stephen Bosustow
The Truth About Mother Goose Walt Disney
Knighty Knight Bugs John W. Burton
Paul Bunyan Walt Disney
Sidney's Family Tree William M. Weiss
Moonbird John Hubley
Mexicali Shmoes John W. Burton
Noah's Ark Walt Disney
The Violinist Ernest Pintoff


Year Film Nominees
Munro William L. Snyder
Goliath II Walt Disney
High Note Warner Bros.
Mouse and Garden
A Place in the Sun František Vystrčil
Ersatz Zagreb Film
Aquamania Walt Disney
Beep Prepared Chuck Jones
Nelly's Folly
The Pied Piper of Guadalupe Friz Freleng
The Hole Faith & John Hubley
Icarus Montgolfier Wright Jules Engel
Now Hear This Warner Bros.
Self Defense—For Cowards William L. Snyder
A Symposium on Popular Songs Walt Disney
The Critic Ernest Pintoff
Automania 2000 John Halas
The Game (Igra) Dušan Vukotić
My Financial Career Tom Daly & Colin Low
Pianissimo Carmen D'Avino
The Pink Phink David H. DePatie & Friz Freleng
Christmas Cracker National Film Board of Canada
Here's Nudnik William L. Snyder
How to Avoid Friendship
The Dot and the Line Les Goldman & Chuck Jones
Clay or The Origin of Species Eli Noyes
The Thieving Magpie Emanuele Luzzati
A Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass Double Feature Faith & John Hubley
The Drag Wolf Koenig & Robert Verrall
The Pink Blueprint David H. DePatie & Friz Freleng
The Box Fred Wolf
Hypothese Beta Jean-Charles Meunier
What on Earth! Robert Verrall & Wolf Koenig
Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day Walt Disney (p.n.)
The House That Jack Built Wolf Koenig & Jim MacKay
The Magic Pear Tree Jimmy Murakami
Windy Day Faith & John Hubley
It's Tough to Be a Bird Ward Kimball
Of Men and Demons Faith & John Hubley
Walking Ryan Larkin


Year Film Nominees
Is It Always Right to Be Right? Nick Bosustow
The Further Adventures of Uncle Sam Dale Case & Robert Mitchell
The Shepherd Cameron Guess
The Crunch Bird Ted Petok
Evolution Michael Mills
The Selfish Giant Gerald Potterton & Peter Sander
A Christmas Carol Richard Williams
Kama Sutra Rides Again Bob Godfrey
Tup Tup Nedeljko Dragić
Frank Film Frank Mouris
The Legend of John Henry David Adams & Nick Bosustow
Pulcinella Guilo Gianini & Emanuele Luzzati
Closed Mondays Bob Gardiner & Will Vinton
The Family That Dwelt Apart Yvon Mallette & Robert Verrall
Hunger Peter Foldes & René Jodoin
Voyage to Next Faith & John Hubley
Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Too Wolfgang Reitherman
Great Bob Godfrey
Kick Me Robert Swarthe
Monsieur Pointu René Jodoin, André Leduc & Bernard Longpré
Sisyphus Marcell Jankovics
Leisure Suzanne Baker
Dedalo Manfredo Manfredi
The Street Guy Glover & Caroline Leaf
The Sand Castle Co Hoedeman
The Bead Game Ishu Patel
A Doonesbury Special Faith, John Hubley (p.n.) & Garry Trudeau
Jimmy the C Robert Grossman, James Picker & Craig Whitaker
Special Delivery Eunice Macaulay & John Weldon
Oh My Darling Nico Crama
Rip Van Winkle Will Vinton
Every Child Derek Lamb
Dream Doll Bob Godfrey & Zlatko Grgić
It's So Nice to Have a Wolf Around the House Paul Fierlinger


Year Film Nominees
The Fly Ferenc Rofusz
All Nothing Frédéric Back
History of the World in Three Minutes Flat Michael Mills
Crac Frédéric Back
The Creation Will Vinton
The Tender Tale of Cinderella Penguin Janet Perlman
Tango Zbigniew Rybczyński
The Great Cognito Will Vinton
The Snowman John Coates & Dianne Jackson
Sundae in New York Jimmy Picker
Mickey's Christmas Carol Burny Mattinson
Sound of Sunshine – Sound of Rain Eda Godel Hallinan
Charade Jon Minnis
Doctor DeSoto Morton Schindel & Michael Sporn
Paradise Ishu Patel
Anna & Bella Cilia van Dijk
The Big Snit Richard Condie & Michael Scott
Second Class Mail Alison Snowden
A Greek Tragedy Willem Thijsen & Linda Van Tulden
The Frog, the Dog and the Devil Bob Stenhouse
Luxo Jr. John Lasseter & Bill Reeves
The Man Who Planted Trees Frédéric Back
George and Rosemary Eunice Macaulay
Your Face Bill Plympton
Tin Toy John Lasseter & Bill Reeves
The Cat Came Back Cordell Barker
Technological Threat Brian Jennings & Bill Kroyer
Balance Wolfgang & Christoph Lauenstein
The Cow Aleksandr Petrov
The Hill Farm Mark Baker


Year Film Nominees
Creature Comforts Nick Park
A Grand Day Out Nick Park
Grasshoppers Bruno Bozzetto
Manipulation Daniel Greaves
Blackfly Christopher Hinton
Strings Wendy Tilby
Mona Lisa Descending a Staircase Joan C. Gratz
Adam Peter Lord
Reci, Reci, Reci... Michaela Pavlátová
The Sandman Paul Berry
Screen Play Barry Purves
The Wrong Trousers Nick Park
Blindscape Stephen Palmer
The Mighty River Frédéric Back & Hubert Tison
Small Talk Kevin Baldwin & Bob Godfrey
The Village Mark Baker
Bob's Birthday David Fine & Alison Snowden
The Big Story David Stoten & Tim Watts
The Janitor Vanessa Schwartz
The Monk and the Fish Michaël Dudok de Wit
Triangle Erica Russell
A Close Shave Nick Park
The Chicken from Outer Space John R. Dilworth
The End Robin Bargar & Chris Landreth
Gagarin Alexij Kharitidi
Runaway Brain Chris Bailey
Quest Tyron Montgomery & Thomas Stellmach
Canhead Timothy Hittle & Chris Peterson
La Salla Richard Condie
Wat's Pig Peter Lord
Geri's Game Jan Pinkava
Famous Fred Joanna Quinn
The Mermaid Aleksandr Petrov
The Old Lady and the Pigeons Sylvain Chomet
Redux Riding Hood Steve Moore
Bunny Chris Wedge
The Canterbury Tales Christopher Grace & Jonathan Myerson
Jolly Roger Mark Baker
More Steven Kalafer & Mark Osborne
When Life Departs Stefan Fjeldmark & Karsten Kiilerich
The Old Man and the Sea Aleksandr Petrov
3 Misses Paul Driessen
Humdrum Peter Peake
My Grandmother Ironed the King's Shirts Torill Kove
When the Day Breaks Wendy Tilby and Amanda Forbis


Year Film Nominees
Father and Daughter Michaël Dudok de Wit
The Periwig-Maker Steffen & Annette Schäffler
Rejected Don Hertzfeldt
For the Birds Ralph Eggleston
Fifty Percent Grey Seamus Byrne & Ruairí Robinson
Give Up Yer Aul Sins Cathal Gaffney & Darragh O'Connell
Strange Invaders Cordell Barker
Stubble Trouble Joseph E. Merideth
The ChubbChubbs! Eric Armstrong
The Cathedral Tomek Baginski
Das Rad Chris Stenner & Heidi Wittlinger
Mike's New Car Pete Docter & Roger L. Gould
Mt. Head Kōji Yamamura
Harvie Krumpet Adam Elliot
Boundin' Bud Luckey
Destino Roy E. Disney & Dominique Monféry
Gone Nutty John C. Donkin & Carlos Saldanha
Nibbles Chris Hinton
Ryan Chris Landreth
Birthday Boy Andrew Gregory & Sejong Park
Gopher Broke Jeff Fowler & Tim Miller
Guard Dog Bill Plympton
Lorenzo Baker Bloodworth & Mike Gabriel
The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation John Canemaker & Peggy Stern
9 Shane Acker
Badgered Sharon Colman
The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello Anthony Lucas
One Man Band Mark Andrews & Andrew Jimenez
The Danish Poet Torill Kove
Lifted Gary Rydstrom
The Little Matchgirl Roger Allers & Don Hahn
Maestro Géza M. Tóth
No Time for Nuts Chris Renaud & Mike Thurmeier
Peter & the Wolf Suzie Templeton & Hugh Welchman
Even Pigeons Go to Heaven Samuel Tourneux & Simon Vanesse
I Met the Walrus Josh Raskin
Madame Tutli-Putli Chris Lavis & Maciek Szczerbowski
My Love Aleksandr Petrov
La Maison en Petits Cubes Kunio Katō
Lavatory – Lovestory Konstantin Bronzit
Oktapodi Thierry Marchand & Emud Mokhberi
Presto Doug Sweetland
This Way Up Adam Foulkes & Alan Smith
Logorama Nicolas Schmerkin
French Roast Fabrice Joubert
Granny O'Grimm's Sleeping Beauty Darragh O'Connell & Nicky Phelan
The Lady and the Reaper Javier Recio Gracia
A Matter of Loaf and Death Nick Park


Year Film Nominees
The Lost Thing Andrew Ruhemann & Shaun Tan
Day & Night Teddy Newton
The Gruffalo Max Lang & Jakob Schuh
Let's Pollute Geefwee Boedoe
Madagascar, a Journey Diary Bastien Dubois
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore William Joyce & Brandon Oldenburg
La Luna Enrico Casarosa
A Morning Stroll Sue Goffe & Grant Orchard
Sunday Patrick Doyon
Wild Life Amanda Forbis & Wendy Tilby
Paperman John Kahrs
Adam and Dog Minkyu Lee
Fresh Guacamole PES
Head Over Heels Fodhla Cronin O'Reilly & Timothy Reckart
The Longest Daycare David Silverman
Mr Hublot Laurent Witz & Alexandre Espigares
Feral Daniel Sousa & Dan Golden
Get a Horse! Lauren MacMullan & Dorothy McKim
Possessions Shuhei Morita
Room on the Broom Max Lang & Jan Lachauer
Feast Patrick Osborne & Kristina Reed
The Bigger Picture Christopher Hees & Daisy Jacobs
The Dam Keeper Robert Kondo & Dice Tsutsumi
Me and My Moulton Torill Kove
A Single Life Joris Oprins
Bear Story Pato Escala Pierart & Gabriel Osorio Vargas
Prologue Imogen Sutton & Richard Williams
Sanjay's Super Team Sanjay Patel & Nicole Paradis Grindle
We Can't Live Without Cosmos Konstantin Bronzit
World of Tomorrow Don Hertzfeldt
Piper Alan Barillaro & Marc Sondheimer
Blind Vaysha Theodore Ushev
Borrowed Time Andrew Coats & Lou Hamou-Lhadj
Pear Cider and Cigarettes Cara Speller & Robert Valley
Pearl Patrick Osborne
Dear Basketball Glen Keane & Kobe Bryant
Garden Party Victor Caire & Gabriel Grapperon
Lou Dave Mullins & Dana Murray
Negative Space Ru Kuwahata & Max Porter
Revolting Rhymes Jakob Schuh & Jan Lachauer
Bao Becky Neiman-Cobb & Domee Shi
Animal Behaviour David Fine & Alison Snowden
Late Afternoon Louise Bagnall & Nuria González Blanco
One Small Step Andrew Chesworth & Bobby Pontillas
Weekends Trevor Jimenez
Hair Love Matthew A. Cherry & Karen Rupert Toliver
Daughter Daria Kashcheeva
Kitbull Kathryn Hendrickson & Rosana Sullivan
Mémorable Bruno Collet & Jean-François Le Corre
Sister Siqi Song


Year Film Nominees
If Anything Happens I Love You Michael Govier & Will McCormack
Burrow Michael Capbarat & Madeline Sharafian
Genius Loci Adrien Mérigeau & Amaury Ovise
Opera Erick Oh [de]
Yes-People Arnar Gunnarsson & Gísli Darri Halldórsson
The Windshield Wiper Alberto Mielgo & Leo Sanchez
Affairs of the Art Joanna Quinn and Les Mills
Bestia Hugo Covarrubias and Tevo Díaz
Boxballet Anton Dyakov
Robin Robin Dan Ojari and Mikey Please
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse Charlie Mackesy and Matthew Freud
The Flying Sailor Amanda Forbis & Wendy Tilby
Ice Merchants João Gonzalez and Bruno Caetano
My Year of Dicks Sara Gunnarsdóttir and Pamela Ribon
An Ostrich Told Me the World Is Fake and I Think I Believe It Lachlan Pendragon
War Is Over! Inspired by the Music of John & Yoko Dave Mullins and Brad Booker
Letter to a Pig Tal Kantor and Amit R. Gicelter
Ninety-Five Senses Jared Hess and Jerusha Hess
Our Uniform Yegane Moghaddam
Pachyderme Stéphanie Clément [de] and Marc Rius

See also[edit]


  1. ^ In 1949, Edward Selzer was originally announced as a nominee for Canary Row. However, he withdrew the film from nomination and it did not appear on the final ballot.


For this Academy Award category, the following superlatives emerge:[3]

Most awards Walt Disney 12 awards [2]
Most nominations 39 nominations
Most consecutive years 8 years (1931–1939)
Oldest winner Walt Disney 67 years, 130 days (posthumously, for Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day)
Youngest winner Bob Gardiner 24 years, 20 days (for Closed Mondays)
Shortest winning film The Crunch Bird (1971) 2 minutes and 32 seconds
Shortest nominated film Fresh Guacamole (2012) 1 minute and 40 seconds [8]
Longest winning film The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse 34 minutes and 8 seconds
Longest nominated film Pear Cider and Cigarettes (2016) 34 minutes and 56 seconds [9]

Multiple nominations and awards[edit]

The following is a list of animation studios or animators that earned multiple nominations and awards in this category.

Studio Nominations Awards
Disney[10] 51 15
MGM 23 9
National Film Board of Canada 38 6
Warner Bros. 27 5
Pixar 17 5
United Productions of America 14 3
Aardman 9 3
John Hubley and Faith Hubley 7 3
BBC 3 3
Channel 4 6 2
Frédéric Back 4 2
Sony Pictures Animation 2 2
Rembrandt 5 1
Bob Godfrey 4 1
Aleksandr Petrov 4 1
Will Vinton 4 1
Zagreb Film 4 1
Brandon 3 1
Passion Pictures Animation 3 1
Blue Sky 3 1
DePatie-Freleng 2 1
Fred Wolf 2 1
Motionpicker 2 1
Michael Mills 2 1
Dave Mullins 2 1
Pannonia Film Studio 2 1
Stephen Bosustow Productions 2 1
Walter Lantz 10 0
George Pal 7 0
Screen Gems 6 0
National Film & Television School 6 0
Fleischer 4 0
Terrytoons 4 0
Pathe Contemporary 3 0
Magic Light 3 0
Mark Baker 3 0
Melnitsa 3 0
Harman-Ising 2 0
Dago 2 0
Pyramid 2 0
TVC London 2 0
S4C 2 0
Brown Bag 2 0
Halas & Batchelor 2 0
Bill Plympton 2 0
Don Hertzfeldt 2 0
Folimage 2 0
Emanuele Luzzati 2 0
Konstantin Bronzit 2 0
Joanna Quinn 2 0


Animation historian Jerry Beck posted, on Cartoon Research, lists of animated shorts from various studios considered for nomination beginning with 1948—as documents prior could not be located—and ending so far with 1986.[11][12]

Between those years, the following documentations were also missing: 1949, 1950, 1976, 1981, 1982 and 1985.[13][14][15]


Year Film (studio) Reference












Year Film (studio) Reference
1951 [22]
  • Around Is Around (NFB)
  • Duck Amuck (Warner Bros)
  • The Case of the Cockeyed Canary (Famous Studios)
  • Gag and Baggage (Famous Studios)
  • Gerald McBoing-Boing's Symphony (UPA)
  • Ghost of the Town (Famous Studios)
  • John Gilpin (Halas & Batchelor)
  • Kermesse Fantastique (Josef Mizik)
  • A Mouse Divided (Warner Bros)
  • Mice Capades (Famous Studios)
  • Popeye's Pappy (Famous Studios)
  • The Little House (Disney)
  • Termites from Mars (Walter Lantz/Universal International)
  • Trick or Treat (Disney)
  • Herman the Catoonist (Famous Studios)
  • Hypnotic Hick (Walter Lantz/Universal International)[24]
  • Starting from Hatch (Famous Studios)
  • Just Ducky (MGM)[24]
  • Toreadorable (Famous Studios)
  • The Figurehead (Louis de Rochemont Associates)
  • The Flying Turtle (Walter Lantz/Universal International)
  • Boo Moon (Famous Studios)
  • Magoo Goes Skiing (UPA)
  • No Place Like Rome (Famous Studios)
1954 [25]
  • A Job for a Gob (Famous Studios)
  • Spooking for the Brogue (Famous Studios)
  • Dizzy Dishes (Famous Studios)
  • Magoo Makes News (UPA)
  • Monsieur Herman (Famous Studios)
1956 [27]
1957 [28]
1958 [29]
  • Down to Mirth (Famous Studios)
  • Felineous Assault (Famous Studios)
  • Hashimoto-san (Terrytoons)
  • Little Bo Bopped (Columbia)
  • Magoo Meets Boing Boing (The Noise-Making Boy) (UPA)
  • Picnics Are Fun and Dino's Serenade (UPA)
  • TV Fuddlehead (Famous Studios)
  • The Minute and a ½ Man (Terrytoons)


Year Film (studio) Reference


  • Abner the Baseball (Famous Studios)
  • Catch Meow (Columbia)
  • Drum Roll (Terrytoons)
  • Hawaiian Guy (UPA)
  • Riding Hood Magoo (UPA)
  • Sleeping Beauty (Jay Ward)
  • Snidely's Monster (Jay Ward)
  • The Lion and Albert (Robert Fenwick)
  • The Tom and Jerry Cartoon Kit (MGM)
  • Tree Spree (Terrytoons)
  • The Astronauts (Argos Films)
  • Banty Raids (WB)
  • Barbara (Interlude Films)
  • Europa (Pelican Films)
  • Everyday Chronicle (Zagreb Film)
  • Home Life (Terrytoons)
  • The Old Man and the Flower (Ernest Pintoff)
  • Petroushka (Fine Arts Films)
1963 [34]
  • A Finnish Fable (Carmen D’Vino)
  • Breaking the Habit (John Korty)
  • Dead and Sunrise (Eyvind Earle)
  • Fix That Clock (Famous Studios)
  • Gadmouse the Apprentice Good Fairy (Terrytoons)
  • Little Boy Bad (Columbia)
  • Rooftop Razzle Dazzle (Universal-Lantz)
  • The Hat (Hubley)
  • Three Little Woodpeckers (Universal-Lantz)
1965 [36]
1966 [37]
  • Calypso Singer (Paul Glickman)
  • The Bear That Wasn't (MGM)
  • Breath (Murakami-Wolf)
  • Escalation (Ward Kimball)
  • Norman Normal (WB)
  • Numbers (Stefan Schabenbeck)
  • Psychedelic Pink (DePatie-Freleng)
  • Scrooge McDuck and Money (Disney)
  • The Shooting of Dan McGrew (Universal)
  • The Plumber (Paramount)
  • My Daddy the Astronaut (Paramount)
  • Why Are You Smiling, Mona Lisa? (Jiri Brdecka)
1968 [40]
  • Anansi the Spider (Gerald McDermott)
  • Permutations (John Whitney)
  • Injun Trouble (WB)
  • My Son the King (Bob Kurtz)
  • Noises in the Night (Bosustow)
  • Opera Cordis (Zagreb)
  • Permutations (John Whitney)
  • Scratch a Tiger (DePatie-Freleng)
  • Shamrock and Roll (WB)
  • The Caterpillar and the Wild Animals (Joseph Brenner Assiociates)
  • The Great Walled City of Xan (University of Southern California)
  • The Good Friend (Murakami-Wolf)
  • The Giants (Gene Deitch)
  • The Kidnapping Of The Sun And The Moon (Hungarofilm)
  • The Machine (Janus Films)


Year Film (studio) Reference


  • The Black and White and Trouble in The Works (Gerald Potterton)
  • Eggs (Hubley)
  • Flower Lovers (Borivoj Dovnikovic)
  • Hop and Chop (DePatie-Freleng)
  • Lance (David Oliver Pfeil)
  • Masque of the Red Death (Pavao Stalter and Branco Ranitovic)
  • Matrix (John Whitney)
  • Peace (John G. Marshall)
  • Please Do not Touch (John G. Marshall)
  • Susan (Richard J. Finley & Duane Shelby Ament)


  • Synchromy (NFB)
  • Dig (Hubley)
  • Donovan's Old Fashioned Picture Book (Tony Benedict)
  • Freedom River (Stephen Bosustow Productions)
  • Keep Cool (Barrie Nelson)
  • The Pink Flea (DePatie-Freleng)
  • The Tool Box (Gene Warren)
  • Venus and the Cat (Zagreb Film)


  • Free
  • Good Grief (Mike Jittlov)
  • The Giving Tree (Charlie O. Haywood)
  • The Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow (Stephen Bosustow Productions)
  • The Mad Baker (Ted Petock)
  • Super Joe (Dan McRae)




  • Butterfly Ball (Halas and Batchelor)
  • Diary (Zagreb Film)
  • The Death Hour (Fred Crippen)
  • Deep Blue World (Ken Rudolph)
  • Evolu (John Leach)
  • Fantaro (Jan Lenica)
  • H-a (Julius Kohanyi)
  • The Happy Prince (Murray Shostack & Michael Mills)
  • I Am a Rainbow ( Dorothy Wayne, Richard Loring and Harry Sherda)
  • Melon Madness (Jon Adrian Wokuluk)
  • O Lala (Les Kaluza)
  • Opera (Bruno Bozzetto and Guido Manuli)
  • Popcorn (Ross Sutherland and Gil Rosoff)
  • Roll 'em Lola (Fred Burns)
  • Room and Board (Randy Cartwright)
  • A Better Train of Thought (Pannonia)
  • A Snort History (Stan Phillips)
  • Teenage Idol (Peggy Okeya)
  • The Touch (Ernest Pintoff)
  • Twins (Barrie Nelson)
  • Uvalde (Gordon Bellamy)
  • Yetta the Yenta (Ted Petok)
  • Zipstones (Jan Rofekamp)
  • A Better Train of Thought (Attila Dargay)




  • All, All and All
  • Animato (Mike Jittov)
  • Conquering the Paper Mountain
  • A Cosmic Christmas (Nelvana)
  • Crude (Paul Boyington)
  • David (Paul Driessen)
  • Dead End (Janet Shapiro)
  • Fight (Marcell Jankovics)
  • Froggie went a Courtin’ (Frank Gladstone)
  • Lafcadio: The Lion Who Shot Back (Larry Moyer)
  • Joshua and the Shadow (John Lange)
  • Last of the Red-Hot Dragons (Shamus Culhane)
  • Lay Lady Lay
  • The Little Brown Burro (Paul Freisen)
  • The Fisherman and His Wife (Sam Weiss-Bosustow Productions)
  • Mindscape (Le paysagiste) (NFB)
  • Ode
  • Party Line (Karl Krogstad)
  • Red Rock (Marija Diaz)
  • Something
  • Symbiosis
  • Voo Doo Chile


  • A Place on the Tramway (Geroges Csonka)
  • All About Music (Fred Calvert)
  • Astronauts and Jelly Beans (Dan Bessie)
  • Afterlife (NFB)
  • The Big Sniff (Paul Gruwell)
  • Building (Bob LeBar)
  • Cartoon-A-Torial (Hal Seegar)
  • Concrete Ally (McKinney)
  • Country Jam (Tony Benedict)
  • Fantabiblical (Guido Manulli)
  • Furies (Sarah Petty)
  • Hot Lunches (Loring Doyle)
  • I Like Old Clothes (Bosustow Productions)
  • Impasse (Frank Mouris)
  • Jorinde and Joringel (Niek Reus)
  • Kolo (Marija Dail)
  • Love (Jiří Brdečka)
  • Make Me Psychic (Sally Cruikshank)
  • Mother Goose (David Bishop)
  • The Oriental Nightfish (Ian Eames)
  • No Room At the Inn (R.O. Blechman)
  • Pencil Booklings (Kathy Rose)
  • Pinktails for Two (DePatie-Freleng)
  • Rainbow Land (Paul Fierlinger)
  • A Routine Day (Al Guest)
  • Satiemania (Zagreb Film)
  • Scenes with Beans (Ottó Foky)
  • The Small One (Disney)
  • Step by Step (Faith Hubley)
  • Tasteful Romance (Clint Clover)
  • Universal Rhythms (Dov Jacobson)
  • Urashima Taro (Peggy Okeya)
  • Why Me? (NFB)




Year Film (studio) Reference


  • Audition (Candy Kugel)
  • Beginnings (Gaston Sarrult)
  • Bio-Woman (Bob Godfrey)
  • Boogie Night (Nate Smith)
  • The Cube (Zedenk Smetana)
  • Dance (Gabor Csupo)
  • Dinosaur (Will Vinton)
  • Disco Fence (Leo Salkin)
  • Duck Dodgers and the Return of the 24½th Century (WB)
  • Eagle and the Hawk (Tom Hush)
  • Elbowing (Paul Driessen)
  • Energica (Ion Popscu Gopo)
  • Exilo (Jamie Gesundheit, Jorge Lopez, Alan Shapiro)
  • Fisheye (Zagreb Film)
  • Getting Started (NFB)
  • The Ghost in the Shed (Sam Weiss)
  • The Good, The Bad, and the Furry (Dean Barnes)
  • Look Out For Number One (John Lange)
  • Mayor's Bon Bon's Band (Raymond Lea)
  • Nothing (Jim Comstock)
  • Opens Wednesday (Barrie Nelson)
  • On Land, at Sea and in the Air (Paul Driessen)
  • Seaside Woman (Oscar Grillo)
  • Sections (Sean Phillips)
  • Sing Beast Sing (Marv Newland)
  • The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Peter Sandler)
  • A Sufi Tale (Gayle Thomas)
  • The Sweater (NFB)
  • Tuesday (Carl Bressler)


  • Album (Kresimir Zominic)
  • Bachelorette Pad (Anita Rosenberg)
  • The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Paul M. Buchbinder)
  • Bottom's Dream (John Canemaker)
  • The Rubber Stamp Film (Joanna Priestley)
  • Dance to Death (Dennis Tupicoff)
  • Dissipative Dialogues (David Ehrlich)
  • Eat the Beat (Dreu McCutchen)
  • Greeting Card (Gregory William Schmidt)
  • Journey Through Time: The Human Story (Derek Lamb)
  • Bottom's Dream (Canemaker)
  • Lady Tree (Howard Danelowitz)
  • Lights (Yehuda Wertzel)
  • Morris's Disappearing Bag (Michael Sporn)
  • Narcissus (NFB)
  • Your Feet's Too Big (Nancy Beiman)
  • Machine Story (Doug Miller)
  • Mirror of Kings: Tales from the Kalila Wa Dimna (Karen Lonelan)
  • No One For Chess? (Richard Rosser)
  • Players (John Halas)
  • Soul Sailing (Robert Faust)
  • Spirit of the Dream-House (Robert Topagi)
  • You Gotta Serve Somebody (John Wilson)


  • Acting Out (Al Sens)
  • Augusta Makes Herself Beautiful (Csaba Varga)
  • A Black and White Film (Stanislav Sokolov)
  • Boop-Beep (Howard Beckerman)
  • The Breath of Seth (Melinda Littlejohn)
  • Brush Strokes (Sylvie Fefer)
  • Cameleon (Stefan Anastusin)
  • Conny (Ivan J. Rado)
  • Curious George (John Matthews)
  • The Impossible Dream (Tina Jorgensen)
  • J.C. Oscar and the Yolk
  • Jumping (Osamu Tezuka)
  • Life Is Flashing Before My Eyes (Vince Collins)
  • Anijam (Marv Newland)
  • Boomtown (Bill Plympton)
  • High Fidelity (Robert Abel)
  • Fish and Chips (Susanne and Johan Hagelback)
  • Footlights and Flatfeet (Tom Whelan and Mark Jiett)
  • The Magic Egg (Eddie Garrick)
  • Marxians (Zoran Zovanovic)
  • Pies (NFB)
  • Queen Victoria and the Indians
  • My Little Pony (Tom Griffen and Joe Bacall)
  • Real Inside (NFB)
  • Rectangle & Rectangles (NFB)
  • Robots (Cathy Karol)
  • The Romance of Betty Boop (Bill Melendez)
  • Silas Marner (Nicole Gouve)
  • Spotting A Cow (Paul Driessen)
  • Taking a Line for a Walk: A Homage to the Work of Paul Klee (Leslie Keen)
  • The White Gazelle (Anthony Laudati)
  • You Can't Teach an Old Dog New Tricks (Barrie Nelson and June Foray)


  • All About The Statue of Liberty (Jimmy Picker)
  • Debts
  • Housecats (Peg McClure)
  • Popol Vuh: The Maya Creation Myth
  • Lucretia (NFB)
  • Snookles (Juilet Stroud)
  • Set in Motion (Jane Aaron)
  • Tables of Content (Wendy Tilby)
  • The Characters (Evert de Beijer)
  • Cityshape (Carol Blum)
  • Bartakiada (Oldrich Haberle)
  • Broken Down Film (Tezuka)
  • Elephantrio (NFB)
  • Every Dog's Guide to Complete Home Safety (NFB)
  • The Expanding Universe
  • Get A Job (NFB)
  • I Was A Thanksgiving Turkey (John Schnall)
  • John Lennon Sketchbook (John Canemaker)
  • Kaspar (Stefan Anastasiu)
  • No One Turns Away from the Camera (Kevin Dole)
  • Time of the Angels (Faith Hubley)
  • Where Did I Come From? (Ian Mackenzie)


Year Film (studio) Reference
2005 Daffy Duck for President (Warner Bros) [53]




Year Film (studio) Reference




  • A Morning Stroll (Studio AKA)
  • A Shadow of Blue (Carlos Lascano)
  • The Ballad of Nessie (Disney)
  • Birdboy (Abrikim Studio)
  • Chopin’s Drawings (BreakThru Films)
  • Correspondence (Pratt)
  • Cul de Bouteille (Jean-Claude Rozec)
  • Daisy Cutter (Silverspace)
  • El Salon Mexico (Paul Glickman and Tamarind King)
  • Enrique Wrecks the World (David Chai)
  • Ente Tod Und Tulipe (Trickstudio)
  • Fat Hamster (BreakThru Films)
  • The Gloaming (Autour De Minuit)
  • Grandpa Looked Like William Powell (David Levy)
  • Hamster Heaven (BreakThru Films)
  • I Tawt I Taw a Puddy Tat (WB)
  • I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors (NFB)
  • Ingrid Pitt: Beyond the Forest (Kevin Sean Michaels)
  • Kahanikar (National Film and Television School)
  • The Lost Town of Switez (Human Ark)
  • Little Postman (BreakThru Films)
  • Luminaris (Juan Pablo Zaramella)
  • Luna (Rainmaker)
  • The Magic Piano (Martin Clapp)
  • Maska (Sem-ma-for)
  • The Monster of Nix (Rosto)
  • Muybridge's Strings (Koji Yamamura)
  • My Hometown (Eggplant)
  • Night Island (BreakThru Films)
  • Nullarbor (Alister Lockhart)
  • Papa’s Boy (BreakThru Films)
  • Paths of Hate (Platige Image)
  • The Renter (CalArts)
  • Romance (NFB & Studio GDS)
  • The Smurfs: A Christmas Carol (Sony Pictures Animation)
  • Specky Four-Eyes (Vivement Lundi)
  • Spirits of the Piano (BreakThru Films)
  • The Tannery (Axis Animation)
  • Thank You (Cartoon Network & Frederator)
  • The Vermeers (Tal S. Shamir)
  • Vincenta (Samuel Orti Marti)


















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