Oscars 2021 | 'Soul' wins best animated feature film award ― all you need to know
Oscars 2021 | Best Animated Feature Film: Besides winner Soul, other nominees in the category were Wolfwalkers, Over The Moon, Onward and A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
April 26, 2021 / 07:13 AM IST
Soul won the Oscars 2021 'Best Animated Feature Film' award at the 93rd Academy Awards event on April 25. The film bagged the coveted award after it upstaged a list of phenomenal movies including Wolfwalkers, Over The Moon, Onward and A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon.
Soul is a computer-animated fantasy comedy-drama film produced by Pixar Animation Studios in the United States.
The film's plot follows a middle school music teacher who seeks to reunite his soul and his body after they are accidentally separated, just before his big break as a jazz musician.
Soul is said to be the first Pixar film to feature an African-American protagonist.
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Here's a quick look at the other nominees in this category:
Wolfwalkers, an animated fantasy adventure film, was directed by filmmakers Tomm Moore and Ross Stewart.
Over The Moon, a musical fantasy film, was co-directed by animators Glen Keane and John Kahrs.
Onward, an urban fantasy adventure film, was produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures.A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon
, a British stop motion animated science fiction comedy film, was produced by Aardman Animations.