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Old January 31 2012, 04:04 AM   #72
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Re: 2012 Academy Award Nominations

Owain Taggart wrote: View Post
But it's due to a rule where the Academy deemed motion-captured rules to not be real animation.
No, it was eligible to be nominated (they announce a list of all the films under consideration). However, it was not, because the animators in the Academy generally don't consider motion capture to be animation (because of the actors being involved), and so didn't vote for it.
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