The nominees were announced today for the 41st Annie Awards, presented for achievement in work in animation. Monsters University and The Croods led the way with ten nominations each, including Best Animated Feature. Despicable Me 2 and Frozen followed close behind with nine nominations each, including Best Animated Feature. The other Best Animated Feature nomination were: A Letter to Momo, Ernest & Celestine and Hayao Miyazaki’s final film, The Wind Rises.
The Annies reward excellence in all forms of animation including television series and animation effects in live action movies. For a complete list of nominees, follow the jump.