“Zootopia,” “Kubo” Top Annie Award Noms

Disney’s “Zootopia” and Laika’s “Kubo and the Two Strings” topped the 44th Annie Awards nominations today which celebrates the year’s best animated features.

“Zootopia” pulled in eleven nominations alongside “Kubo” which scored ten. The pair are set to compete for the top prize alongside “Finding Dory,” “Moana” and “Kung Fu Panda 3”.

The awards also celebrate independent animated features with Studio Ghibli’s “The Red Turtle” and Japanese smash “Your Name” competing with “Long Way North,” “Miss Hokusai” and “My Life as a Zucchini”.

It has been a big year for animated features with a record twenty-seven qualifying for Oscar consideration. Here’s the full list of nominees:

Best Animated Feature
“Finding Dory,” “Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Kung Fu Panda 3,” “Moana,” “Zootopia”

Best Animated Feature – Independent
“Long Way North,” “Miss Hokusai,” “My Life as a Zucchini,” “The Red Turtle,” “Your Name.”

Best Animated Special Production
“Audrie & Daisy,” “Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the Scroll,” “Little Big Awesome,” “Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life,” “Pear Cider and Cigarettes”

Best Animated Short Subject
“Blind Vaysha,” “Deer Flower,” “Path Title Sequence,” “Pearl,” “Piper”

Best Animated Television/Broadcast Commercial
“Duelyst,” “LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Trailer, “Lily & the Snowman,” Loteria “Night Shift,” “The Importance of Paying Attention: Teeth”

Best Animated Television/Broadcast Production for Preschool Children
“Ask the StoryBots,” “Peg + Cat,” “Puffin Rock – The First Snow,” “The Stinky & Dirty Show,” “Tumble Leaf”

Best Animated Television/Broadcast Production for Children
“Adventure Time,” “DreamWorks Voltron Legendary Defender,” “Elena of Avalor,” “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” “Wander Over Yonder”

Best General Audience Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“Bob’s Burgers,” “BoJack Horseman,” “Long Live the Royals,” “The Simpsons,” “The Venture Bros”

Best Student Film
“Citipati,” “FISHWITCH,” “The Abyss,” “The Wrong End of the Stick,” “Twiddly Things”

Animated Effects in an Animated Production
“Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Kung Fu Panda 3,” “Moana,” “The Red Turtle,” “Zootopia”

Animated Effects in a Live Action Production
“Deepwater Horizon,” “Doctor Strange,” “Ghostbusters,” “The BFG,” “Warcraft”

Character Animation in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“Atomic Puppet,” “DreamWorks Trollhunters,” “The Snowy Day,” “Tumble Leaf”

Character Animation in an Animated Feature Production
“Finding Dory,” “Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Kung Fu Panda 3,” “Zootopia”

Character Animation in a Live Action Production
“Captain America: Civil War,” “Games of Thrones,” “The Jungle Book,” “Warcraft ”

Character Animation in a Video Game
“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legends,” “Titanfall 2,” “Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End”

Character Design in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“Counterfeit Cat,” “DreamWorks Trollhunters,” “Pig Goat Banana Cricket,” “Rain or Shine,” “Wander Over Yonder”

Character Design in an Animated Feature Production
“Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Moana,” “The Secret Life of Pets,” “Trolls,” “Zootopia”

Directing in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“A Love Story,” “Adventure Time,” “Open Season: Scared Silly,” “Pearl,” “Wander Over Yonder”

Directing in an Animated Feature Production
“Kubo and the Two Strings,” “My Life as a Zucchini,” “The Red Turtle,” “Your Name.,” “Zootopia”

Music in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“Bob’s Burgers,” “Disney Mickey Mouse,” “DreamWorks Trollhunters,” “Pearl,” “Star Wars Rebels”

Music in an Animated Feature Production
“Batman: Return of the Caped Crusaders,” “Sing,” “The Little Prince,” “The Red Turtle,” “The Secret Life of Pets”

Production Design in an Animated Television Broadcast Production
“Adventure TIme,” “Pearl,” “Puffin Rock,” “Rain or Shine,” “The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show”

Production Design in an Animated Feature Production
“Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Kung Fu Panda 3,” “The Little Prince,” “Trolls,” “Zootopia”

Storyboarding in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“Atomic Puppet,” “Disney Mickey Mouse,” “DreamWorks Trollhunters,” “Milo Murphy’s Law,” “The Adventures of Puss in Boots”

Storyboarding in an Animated Feature Production
“Finding Dory,” “Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Moana,” “Trolls,” “Zootopia”

Voice Acting in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“BoJack Horseman,” “Open Season: Scared Silly,” “Splash and Bubbles,” “Star Wars Rebels,” “The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show”

Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production
“Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Moana,” “Storks,” “Trolls,” “Zootopia”

Writing in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“Bob’s Burgers,” “Gravity Falls,” “Puffin Rock – The First Snow,” “The Simpsons”

Writing in an Animated Feature Production
“Kubo and the Two Strings,” “My Life as a Zucchini,” “The Red Turtle,” “Zootopia”

Editorial in an Animated Television/Broadcast Production
“All Hail King Julien,” “Bob’s Burgers,” “Disney Mickey Mouse,” “Gravity Falls,” “Star Wars Rebels”

Editorial in an Animated Feature Production
“April and the Extraordinary World,” “Kubo and the Two Strings,” “Moana,” “Sausage Party,” “Zootopia,”