The Annie Awards nominations are in! Stop motion film The Inventor (Blue Fox Entertainment), animated series The Legend of Vox Machina (Titmouse/Amazon), and animated short Pacemaker (A Running Commentary) secure 2024 Annie Awards nominations! To note this year, we see represented a composer — Christopher Lennertz — transition from music composition to a directing role!
The 51st Annie Awards will take place on February 17, 2024 at UCLA’s Royce Hall in Los Angeles. Congratulations to all the nominees this year! View the full list at Variety. Keep reading for links to the soundtracks released on Lakeshore Records!
– Best Feature – Independent
“Alex Mandel’s lively and infectious score also keeps the film vibrant, featuring instruments from da Vinci’s era like violins and lutes which underscore the uplifting optimism at the heart of his pursuits. Mandel also wrote nine original songs for the film which are sung by the voice cast, with Ridley and Cotillard’s efforts the most memorable of the pack.” -Paste Magazine
THE LEGEND OF VOX MACHINA
– Best Editorial – TV/Media
Episode: The Sunken Tomb
“Intimidating and powerful, the sphinx Osysa had quite the run-in with Vox Machina in season two of The Legend of Vox Machina. ” – Nerdist
– Best Music – TV/Media
“A trans-positive story of hope and acceptance ” – Animation News Network