7 ‘Animation Oscar’ nominations for Cartoon Saloon

song_of_the_sea_posterIts been tipped as one to watch for the Oscar nominations but Cartoon Saloons latest production Song of the Sea is in the running for 7 Annie Awards.

They’re the equivalent of the Academy awards in the Animation business and are often a useful indicator of Oscar success in the Best Animated Film category.

Tomm Moore is shortlisted for his role as director – he also directed the Oscar nominated Secret of Kells.

The latest feature from Cartoon Saloon is also nominated for Best Film, best script, and best music