The European Film Academy has announced its three nominations for Best Animated Feature Film of 2013: Ari Folman’s “The Congress” (TOH! interview here), Alain Ughetto’s “Jasmine” and Enzo d’Alo’s “Pinocchio.” The winner will be announced at the European Film Awards, to be held in a ceremony on December 7 in Berlin.
The film is co-directed by Chris Buck (“Tarzan”)
and Jennifer Lee (screenwriter, “Wreck-It Ralph”), who also penned. It features original songs from Tony-winner Robert Lopez (“The
Book of Mormon”) and an original score by Christophe Beck (“The Muppets,”
Oscar-winning short “Paperman”).
Here’s the official synopsis:
In “Frozen,” fearless optimist Anna (voice of Kristen Bell)
teams up with rugged mountain man Kristoff (voice of Jonathan Groff) and his
loyal reindeer Sven in an epic journey, encountering Everest-like conditions,
mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf (voice of Josh Gad)in a race
to find Anna’s sister Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel), whose icy powers have
trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter.