And now, one of those works has gotten an Oscar nomination, and that of course is MIRAI. The anime’s nomination for the 91st Academy Awards’ Best Animated Feature Film is quite historical, as it’s the first for the director, and also the first non-Ghibli work to get one.
“I am just so surprised to hear that MIRAI was nominated for the 91st Academy Awards.
However, it seems that the Oscars liked MIRAI a lot better, as they gave it an Oscar nomination.
Director Mamoru Hosoda has had many unforgettable works, from Summer Wars to the Boy and the Beast.