The sequel to the 2010 hit about a young Viking teenager and his pet dragon won a total of six awards. Besides best film,
"How to Train Your Dragon 2" won the Golden Globe and is nominated for an Academy Award for animated feature.
Focus Features/Laika's "The Boxtrolls" won for production design and in the voice acting category for
Disney's "Feast" won for animated short.
On the television side, winners included
Producers Didier Brunner and Lee Mendelson and veteran animator Don Lusk won the Winsor McCay Award; author and critic Charles Solomon, whose reviews films for the L.A. Times, received the
The Annie Awards are presented by the The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, which promotes the art and craft of animation.
See the complete list of winners and nominees here.