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'Ernest & Celestine' and 'A Letter to Momo': Oscar's outsider animation
'Ernest & Celestine' and 'A Letter to Momo': Oscar's outsider animation

Big-studio CG-animated movies "Frozen," and "Monsters University" topped the film categories for the Annie Awards nominations announced Monday, collecting 10 apiece. But a couple of little-known entries from niche distributor GKIDS also made the cut in the animated feature category, which should help them find audiences among both lovers of the medium and Oscar voters. "A Letter to Momo" and "Ernest and Celestine" are foreign-made, hand-drawn films of the type that have earned New York-based GKIDS Oscar nominations before, for movies such as "The Secret of Kells" and "Chico & Rita." "Ernest & Celestine"...

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