The International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced its call for entries for the 40th Annual Annie awards. Submissions will be accepted beginning Sept. 3. The 40th Annual Annie Awards ceremony is scheduled for Feb. 2 at UCLA’s Royce Hall in Los Angeles.
The 2012 Annie Awards will be presented in 30 categories including two new categories – best student production and the Winsor McCay member’s choice award. The new Winsor McCay Member’s Choice award will be on a separate ballot located on the Annies website. While Annie voting is limited to ASIFA-Hollywood’s professional membership, all members, both professional and associate of ASIFA’s worldwide chapters, will be able to vote on this award.
The deadline to receive submissions and materials is Oct. 14 by 5 p.m. For more information, visit: www.annieawards.org.