What You Need to Know:
- It was announced that the 44th Japan Academy Prize has nominated five anime movies for the "Best Animated Feature" Award!
- All anime movies released between 2019/12/16 to 2021/12/31 were considered for the 44th Japan Academy Awards. The nominated anime films are "Kimetsu no Yaiba Movie: Mugen Ressha-hen", "Violet Evergarden: The Movie", "Josee, the Tiger and the Fish", "Poupelle of Chimney Town", and "STAND BY ME Doraemon 2".
- The Japan Academy Prize for animation was first introduced in 2016. Some of the past winners include "In This Corner of the World" (2016) and "Weathering With You" (2019).
- The award ceremony will be held on March 19, 2021 and one of the five will be selected as the Best Animation Prize winner! Which movie do you think will win?
Source: Japan Academy Prize
My money's on Demon Slayer!
I don't know, these were all great films!