Friday, January 4, 2013

The Laputa Animation Film Festival Part II

Here are the next 25 (26-50) of the 150 best animated works voted by 140 animators from around the world. Since the list is so long, this will be the last post relating to it. For those interested, the complete list can be found here. (The remaining entrees include the likes of Tex Avery, more Miyazaki/Takahata, Pixar, Russian short films, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Ghost in a Shell, Lupin III, and some other classic anime.)


26. The Nightmare Before Christmas
(Henry Selick / Tim Burton, USA, 1993)

(René Laloux, FRANCE, 1973)


(Tadanari Okamoto, JAPAN, 1982)

(Hayao Miyazaki, JAPAN, 2001)

30. Akira 
(Katsuhiro Otomo, JAPAN, 1988)

(Osamu Dezaki, JAPAN, 1975)

(Joseph Barbera / William Hanna, USA, 1965-72)

(Osamu Tezuka, JAPAN, 1963-66, 193 eps.)

(Michaël Dudok de Wit, UK/BELGIUM/ NETHERLANDS, 2000)

(Hamilton Luske / Ben Sharpsteen / Disney, USA, 1940)

(Yoshiyuki Tomino, JAPAN, 1979-80, 43 eps.)

37. Bambi 
(David Hand / Disney, USA, 1942)

(Brothers Quay, UK, 1986)

(Isao Takahata, JAPAN, 1988)

40. Betty Boop 
(Max Fleischer, USA, 1930-9)

(Brad Bird, USA, 1999)

(Roman Kachanov, RUSSIA/USSR,1969-1974)

(Jiří Trnka, CZECHOSLOVAKIA/USSR, 1950)

(Co Hoedeman, CANADA, 1977)


(Aleksandr Petrov, CANADA/JAPAN/RUSSIA, 1999)

46. Toy Story 
(1995, John Lasseter, USA, 1995)

(from Disney’s Silly Symphonies, Wilfred Jackson, USA, 1937)

 (Hideaki Anno, JAPAN, 1995-96, 26 eps.)

49. The Street 
(Caroline Leaf, CANADA, 1976)


(Dianne Jackson, UK, 1982)