/ March 25, 2010/ Animation

Nominees and winner of the Academy Award 1986 as Short Films (Animated Films). Year that Pixar got its first Oscar nomination making history with the first CGI film to be nominated.

A Greek Tragedy – CineTe pvba – Linda Van Tulden and Willem Thijsen – Winner

The Frog, The Dog and The Devil – New Zealand National Film Unit – Hugh MacDonald and Martin Townsend

Luxo Jr. – Pixar Productions – John Lasseter and William Reeves

This is a great little short, and by this time Pixar was just an unknown animation company, but this short put Pixar on the map. I’m just amazed how this company has grown over the years to become what it is today.