Critically Acclaimed ‘your name.’ Makes Oscar List

Funimation announced today that the anime film is on the official consideration list for the Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature at the 89th annual Academy Awards.

Critically Acclaimed 'your name.' Makes Oscar List
Director Makoto Shinkai's critically acclaimed film your name. is on the official consideration list for the Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature at the 89th annual Academy Awards, Funimation announced today.

From here, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will choose five films from the list as nominations. The full list of submissions has not yet been announced.


The Los Angeles' Laemmle Music Hall will run the film's Oscar-qualifying theatrical run from December 2 – 8. Funimation is planning a national theatrical release for the first quarter of 2017.

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