Apple TV+ film 'Wolfwalkers' earns 10 nominations for the Annie Awards

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What you need to know

  • Wolfwalkers has earned ten nominations for the Annie Awards.
  • The nominations include Best Indie Feature, Best Direction, and Best Music.

Wolfwalkers, the animated film that debuted on Apple TV+ back in 2020, is leading the Annie Awards feature nominations with Disney's Soul with 10 nominations each.

As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, the film is nominated for best independent animated feature.

Wolfwalkers, the Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart-helmed Apple original Irish fantasy produced by Cartoon Saloon and Melusine with domestic theatrical distribution from GKIDS, is nominated for best independent animated feature. Both movies scored nominations for directing, character animation, character design, FX, music, production design, storyboarding and writing. Soul is additionally nominated for editing while Wolfwalkers earned it's tenth nom for voice acting (Eva Whittaker as Mebh).

The full list of nominations for Wolfwalkers is as follows:

  • Best Indie Feature: Cartoon Saloon / Melusine
  • Best FX for Feature: Wolfwalkers, Kim Kelly, Leena Lecklin, Frédéric Plumey, Almu Redondo, Nicole Storck
  • Best Character Animation - Feature: Wolfwalkers, Emmanuel Asquier-Brassart
  • Best Character Design - Feature: Wolfwalkers, Federico Pirovano
  • Best Direction - Feature: Wolfwalkers, Tomm Moore, Ross Stewart
  • Best Music - Feature: Wolfwalkers, Bruno Coulais, Kíla
  • Best Production Design - Feature: Wolfwalkers, María Pareja, Ross Stewart, Tomm Moore
  • Best Storyboarding - Feature: Wolfwalkers, Guillaume Lorin
  • Best Voice Acting - Feature: Wolfwalkers, Eva Whittaker (Mebh Óg MacTíre)
  • Best Writing - Feature: Wolfwalkers, Will Collins

The Annie Awards aren't the only awards that Wolfwalkers has been nominated for. The film had also been nominated along with Ted Lasso for a Golden Globe. Jason Sudeikis, who plays the title character in Ted Lasso, went on to win the award for Best Actor in a Comedy Series.

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