Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 8

February 25, 2013 at 10:44 am

Academy Award Winning Animated Shorts | Best Animated Shorts

The Academy Award for Animated Shorts. One of my favorite categories. Recently, it occurred to me that there were dozens of Oscar winners I had yet to see. I decided to go on a search for all them. The result was an incredible journey from 1932 to 2013. In this 9 part series, I count down every single animated short film that won the Oscar. Where do your favorites rank?

List of Winners courtesy of Wikipedia

Check out the complete series:

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 1

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 2

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 3

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 4

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 5

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 6

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 7

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 8

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films: The Complete Series

THE TOP 10

10. FOR THE BIRDS

2001

9. THE CRUNCH BIRD

1971

8. THREE LITTLE PIGS

1933

7. THE UGLY DUCKLING

1939

6. GERI’S GAME

1997

5. CHARADE

1984

4. MANIPULATION

1991

3. PAPERMAN

2013

XTRA | Paperman & The Inspirational Animations We Adore

2. LOGORAMA

2009

1. CREATURE COMFORTS

1990

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Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 7

February 22, 2013 at 10:06 am

Academy Award Winning Animated Shorts | Best Animated Shorts

The Academy Award for Animated Shorts. One of my personal favorite categories. Recently, it occurred to me that there were dozens of Oscar winners I had yet to see. I decided to go on a search for all them. The result was an incredible journey from 1932 to 2013. In this 9 part series, I count down every single animated short film that won the Oscar. Where do your favorites rank?

List of Winners courtesy of Wikipedia

Check out the complete series:

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 1

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 2

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 3

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 4

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 5

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 6

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 7

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 8

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films: The Complete Series

20. BUNNY

1998

19. THE MILKY WAY

1940

FACT: The First Non Disney to win the award

18. LEND A PAW

1941

17. KNIGHTY KNIGHT BUGS

1958

Check out this video announcing Knighty Night Bugs as an Oscar winner.

16. THE FANTASTIC FLYING BOOKS OF MR. MORRIS LESSMORE

2011

15. THE CHUBBCHUBBS!

2002

14. A CLOSE SHAVE

1995

No embed. Watch the film here.

13. FLOWERS AND TREES

1932

The first winner of the award.

FACT: The first Academy Award winning animated short film.  Then called Short Subjects (Cartoons)

12. THE PINK PHINK

1964

11. THE CRITIC

1963

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Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 6

February 20, 2013 at 11:21 pm

Academy Award Winning Animated Shorts | Best Animated Shorts

The Academy Award for Animated Shorts. One of my favorite categories. Recently, it occurred to me that there were dozens of Oscar winners I had yet to see. I decided to go on a search for all them. The result was an incredible journey from 1932 to 2013. In this 9 part series, I count down every single animated short film that won the Oscar. Where do your favorites rank?

List of Winners courtesy of Wikipedia

Check out the complete series:

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 1

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 2

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 3

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 4

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 5

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 6

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 7

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 8

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films: The Complete Series

30. HARVIE KRUMPET

2003

29. PETER & THE WOLF

2007

28. THE TORTOISE AND THE HARE

1934

FACT: Toby Tortoise is on a poster in the Toontown alleyway and appears during the final scene of Who Framed Roger Rabbit. (Wikipedia)

27. BOB’S BIRTHDAY

1994

26. WINNIE THE POOH AND THE BLUSTERY DAY

1968

Not the greatest quality. But a classic.

25. THE WRONG TROUSERS

1993

24. THE SAND CASTLE

1977

23. BIRDS ANONYMOUS

1957

22. TANGO

1982

21. TIN TOY

1988

FACT: “A very, very special thanks to Steve Jobs.” (4:43)

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Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 5

February 19, 2013 at 7:17 pm

Academy Award Winning Animated Shorts | Best Animated Shorts

The Academy Award for Animated Shorts. One of my favorite categories. Recently, it occurred to me that there were dozens of Oscar winners I had yet to see. I decided to go on a search for all them. The result was an incredible journey from 1932 to 2013. In this 9 part series, I count down every single animated short film that won the Oscar. Where do your favorites rank?

List of Winners courtesy of Wikipedia

Check out the complete series:

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 1

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 2

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 3

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 4

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 5

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 6

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 7

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 8

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films: The Complete Series

40. SPEEDY GONZALES

1955

FACT: It is the second cartoon to feature the title character, but the first one to feature Speedy in his current design. (Wikipedia)

39. FERDINAND THE BULL

1938

FACT: There was a book sequel to this cartoon called “Ferdinand and the Bullies” (Wikipedia)

38. CRAC

1981

37. THE MAN WHO PLANTED TREES

1987

36. THE FLY

1980

35. WHEN MAGOO FLEW

1954

43. RYAN

2004

33. THE OLD MILL

1937

32. QUIET PLEASE!

1945

31. LA MAISON EN PETITS CUBES

2008

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Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 4

February 18, 2013 at 8:28 pm

Academy Award Winning Animated Shorts | Best Animated Shorts

The Academy Award for Animated Shorts. One of my favorite categories. Recently, it occurred to me that there were dozens of Oscar winners I had yet to see. I decided to go on a search for all them. The result was an incredible journey from 1932 to 2013. In this 9 part series, I count down every single animated short film that won the Oscar. Where do your favorites rank?

List of Winners courtesy of Wikipedia

Check out the complete series:

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 1

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 2

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 3

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 4

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 5

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 6

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 7

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films Part 8

Academy Award Winning Animated Short Films: The Complete Series

50. ANNA & BELLA

1985

49. SUNDAE IN NEW YORK

1983

48. MAGOO’S PUDDLE JUMPER

1956

47. QUEST

1996

FACE: The character was made of brass skeleton, latex foam and sand. (Wikipedia)

46. FOR SCENT-IMENTAL REASONS

1949

45. THREE ORPHAN KITTENS

1935

FACT: Directed by David Hand, who would later direct Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs. (Wikipedia)

44. TOOT, WHISTLE, PLUNK & BOOM

1953

43. EVERY CHILD

1979

42. BALANCE

1989

FACT: The climactic “balancing platform” sequence from National Treasure: Book of Secrets was directly inspired by “Balance”, which is mentioned in its credits. (Wikipedia)

41. THE LOST THING

2010

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