Noteworthy Kids’ Movies from the Oscars
The Oscars is a big, glitzy night dedicating to celebrating film as an artform. From war films to period dramas to romances, very adult material tends centerstage. But that doesn’t mean the Academy doesn’t make room for films that target younger audiences. Just over a decade after their inception, a short animation nabbed an Oscar. Even before the Best Animated Feature Film category was added to the Oscars in 2001, cartoon films were catching the attention of the Academy. Here are some historic animated films that made it to Oscars and change the way kids (and grown-ups) watch movies.