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No Anime Nominated for Golden Globes

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced on Thursday its list of nominees for the Best Animated Feature category of the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards, and the final list contained no anime films. Studio Ghibli and Hiromasa Yonebayashi's The Secret World of Arrietty and Studio Ghibli and Goro Miyazaki's From Up On Poppy Hill had both been a part of the 12-film shortlist for the nomination. The five films that have been nominated are:

Hotel Transylvania
Rise of the Guardians
Wreck-it Ralph

The HFPA added a Best Animated Feature category starting with the 64th Annual Golden Globe Awards in 2007. Since then, no anime film has won or been nominated for the award.

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ReconHope3228d ago

Western movie industry what did you expect...

Simon_Brezhnev3227d ago

I knwo right and I like anime and all but when it comes to 3d animation japan is not touching them.

256bit3227d ago

........ last time i checked foreign films have a category as well....The Artist took home best picture it wasn't "Western movie industry" the lead actor took best actor and he was french...yeah western movie industry...

Lord_Sloth3226d ago

Just like when Advent Children wasn't even in the running for best graphics which was COMPLETE BULLS***!