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Awards

Academy Awards, USA 2017

Nominee
Oscar
Best Animated Feature Film of the Year
Travis Knight
Arianne Sutner
Best Achievement in Visual Effects
Steve Emerson
Oliver Jones
Brian McLean
Brad Schiff

Golden Globes, USA 2017

Nominee
Golden Globe
Best Motion Picture - Animated

BAFTA Awards 2017

Winner
BAFTA Film Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Travis Knight

AARP Movies for Grownups Awards 2017

Winner
Movies for Grownups Award
Best Movie for Grownups Who Refuse to Grow Up

Alliance of Women Film Journalists 2017

Nominee
EDA Award
Best Animated Feature Film
Travis Knight

American Cinema Editors, USA 2017

Nominee
Eddie
Best Edited Animated Feature Film
Christopher Murrie-Green

Annie Awards 2017

Winner
Annie
Outstanding Achievement in Character Animation in a Feature Production
Jan-Erik Maas
Outstanding Achievement in Production Design in an Animated Feature Production
Nelson Lowry
Trevor Dalmer
August Hall
Ean McNamara
Outstanding Achievement in Editorial in an Animated Feature Production
Christopher Murrie-Green
Nominee
Annie
Best Animated Feature
Outstanding Achievement in Animated Effects in an Animated Production
David Horsley
Eric Wachtman
Timur Khodzhaev
Daniel Leatherdale
Terrance Tornberg
Outstanding Achievement in Character Design in an Animated Feature Production
Shannon Tindle
Outstanding Achievement in Directing in an Animated Feature Production
Travis Knight
Outstanding Achievement in Storyboarding in an Animated Feature Production
Mark Garcia
Outstanding Achievement in Voice Acting in an Animated Feature Production
Art Parkinson
As the voice of "Kubo".
Outstanding Achievement in Writing in an Animated Feature Production
Marc Haimes
Chris Butler

Austin Film Critics Association 2016

Winner
Austin Film Critics Award
Best Animated Film

Awards Circuit Community Awards 2016

Winner
Honorable Mentions (The Next Ten Best Picture Contenders)
Honorable Mentions
Nominee
ACCA
Best Animated Feature Film
Travis Knight

Behind the Voice Actors Awards 2017

Winner
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Male Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Ralph Fiennes
As the voice of "Moon King".
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Brenda Vaccaro
As the voice of "Kameyo".
Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film
Art Parkinson
Charlize Theron
Matthew McConaughey
Rooney Mara
Brenda Vaccaro
Ralph Fiennes
George Takei
Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
Nominee
BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award
Best Male Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
Art Parkinson
As the voice of "Kubo".
Best Female Lead Vocal Performance in a Feature Film
Charlize Theron
As the voice of "Monkey".
Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film in a Supporting Role
Rooney Mara
As the voice of "The Sisters".

Boston Online Film Critics Association 2016

Winner
BOFCA Award
Best Animated Film

Boston Society of Film Critics Awards 2016

Nominee
BSFC Award
Best Animated Film

British Academy Children's Awards 2017

Nominee
BAFTA British Academy Children's Award
Feature Film
Travis Knight
Arianne Sutner
Laika Entertainment
Universal Pictures International (UPI) (as Universal Pictures)

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominee
Critics Choice Award
Best Animated Feature

Central Ohio Film Critics Association 2017

Winner
COFCA Award
Best Animated Film

Chicago Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Winner
CFCA Award
Best Animated Feature
Nominee
CFCA Award
Most Promising Filmmaker
Travis Knight

Chicago Independent Film Critics Circle Awards 2017

Winner
CIFCC Award
Best Animated Film
Travis Knight
Arianne Sutner

Cinema Audio Society, USA 2017

Nominee
C.A.S. Award
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Motion Pictures - Animated
Carlos Sotolongo (original dialogue mixer)
Tim Chau (re-recording mixer)
Tim LeBlanc (re-recording mixer)
Nick Wollage (scoring mixer)
Darrin Mann (foley mixer)

Costume Designers Guild Awards 2017

Nominee
CDG Award
Excellence in Fantasy Film
Deborah Cook

Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominee
DFWFCA Award
Best Animated Film
2nd place

Denver Film Critics Society 2017

Nominee
DFCS Award
Best Animated Film

Empire Awards, UK 2017

Nominee
Empire Award
Best Animated Film
Laika Entertainment
Focus Features

Florida Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Winner
FFCC Award
Best Animated Film

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA) 2017

Nominee
GAFCA Award
Best Animated Film

Gold Derby Awards 2017

Nominee
Gold Derby Award
Visual Effects
Steve Emerson
Oliver Jones
Brian McLean
Brad Schiff
Animated Feature
Travis Knight

Golden Schmoes Awards 2016

Nominee
Golden Schmoes
Best Animated Movie of the Year

Golden Trailer Awards 2017

Nominee
Golden Trailer
Best Animation/Family TV Spot
Focus Features
Creative Women Workshops

Golden Trailer Awards 2016

Nominee
Golden Trailer
Best Animation/Family Poster
Focus Features
P+A

Guild of Music Supervisors Awards 2017

Nominee
GMS Award
Best Music Supervision for Trailers
Danny Exum
Trailer #1

Hawaii Film Critics Society 2017

Winner
HFCS Award
Best Vocal/Motion Capture Performance
Charlize Theron
Best Animated Film
Tied with Zootopia (2016).
Nominee
HFCS Award
Best Visual Effects

Houston Film Critics Society Awards 2017

Winner
HFCS Award
Best Animated Film

Il Festival Nazionale del Doppiaggio Voci nell'Ombra 2017

Nominee
Film Award
Best Cartoon Voice
Chiara Colizzi
For the voice of Mother.

Indiana Film Journalists Association, US 2016

Winner
IFJA Award
Best Animated Feature

International Cinephile Society Awards 2017

Nominee
ICS Award
Best Animated Film

International Film Music Critics Award (IFMCA) 2017

Nominee
IFMCA Award
Best Original Score for an Animated Film
Dario Marianelli

International Online Cinema Awards (INOCA) 2017

Nominee
INOCA
Best Animated Feature
Travis Knight
Best Visual Effects
Steve Emerson
Oliver Jones
Brian McLean
Brad Schiff

Iowa Film Critics Awards 2017

Winner
IFC Award
Best Animated Feature

Las Vegas Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Winner
Sierra Award
Best Animated Film
Nominee
Sierra Award
Best Family Film

Motion Picture Sound Editors, USA 2017

Nominee
Golden Reel Award
Best Sound Editing - Sound Effects, Foley, Dialogue and ADR in an Animation Feature Film
Tim Chau (supervising sound editor, sound designer)
Travis Crotts (foley editor)
Catherine Harper (foley artist)
Gregg Barbanell (foley artist)
Clayton Weber (sound effects editor)
Thomas O'Neil Younkman (sound effects editor)
Dominick Certo (music editor)

National Board of Review, USA 2016

Winner
NBR Award
Best Animated Feature

New Mexico Film Critics 2016

Nominee
NMFC Award
Best Animated Film

New York Film Critics, Online 2016

Winner
NYFCO Award
Best Animated Feature

North Carolina Film Critics Association 2017

Nominee
NCFCA Award
Best Animated Film

North Texas Film Critics Association, US 2016

Nominee
NTFCA Award
Best Animated Film
2nd place

Oklahoma Film Critics Circle Awards 2017

Nominee
OFCC Award
Best Film
9th place
Best Animated Film

Online Film & Television Association 2017

Winner
OFTA Film Award
Best Animated Picture
Travis Knight
Arianne Sutner
Best Music, Adapted Song
George Harrison
For the song "While My Guitar Gently Weeps".
Best Visual Effects
Steve Emerson
Oliver Jones
Brian McLean
Brad Schiff
Nominee
OFTA Film Award
Best Voice-Over Performance
Art Parkinson
As the voice of "Kubo".
Best Feature Debut
Travis Knight (director)
Best Music, Original Score
Dario Marianelli
Best Sound Effects Editing
Tim Chau
Best Titles Sequence
For the closing credits.

Online Film Critics Society Awards 2017

Winner
OFCS Award
Best Animated Feature

PGA Awards 2017

Nominee
PGA Award
Outstanding Producer of Animated Theatrical Motion Pictures
Travis Knight
Arianne Sutner

Phoenix Critics Circle 2016

Winner
PCC Award
Best Animated Film

Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Nominee
PFCS Award
Best Animated Film

San Diego Film Critics Society Awards 2016

Winner
SDFCS Award
Best Animated Film

San Francisco Film Critics Circle 2016

Nominee
SFFCC Award
Best Animated Feature

Satellite Awards 2016

Nominee
Satellite Award
Best Motion Picture, Animated or Mixed Media

Seattle Film Critics Awards 2017

Nominee
Seattle Film Critics Award
Best Animated Feature
Travis Knight

Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominee
SEFCA Award
Best Animated Film

St. Louis Film Critics Association, US 2016

Nominee
SLFCA Award
Best Animated Film

Toronto Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Nominee
TFCA Award
Best Animated Feature

Utah Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Winner
UFCA Award
Best Animated Feature Film

Village Voice Film Poll 2016

Winner
VVFP Award
Best Animated Feature

Visual Effects Society Awards 2017

Winner
VES Award
Outstanding Visual Effects in an Animated Feature
Travis Knight
Arianne Sutner
Steve Emerson
Brad Schiff
Nominee
VES Award
Outstanding Animated Performance in an Animated Feature
Jeff Riley
Ian Whitlock
Adam Lawthers
Jeremy Spake
Kubo
Outstanding Animated Performance in an Animated Feature
Andy Bailey
Dobrin Yanev
Kim Slate
Jessica Lynn
Monkey
Outstanding Effects Simulations in an Animated Feature
David Horsley
Peter Stuart
Timur Khodzhaev
Terrance Tornberg
Water
Outstanding Created Environment in an Animated Feature
Phil Brotherton
Nick Mariana
Emily Greene
Joe Strasser
Hanzo's Fortress
Outstanding Created Environment in an Animated Feature
David Horsley
Eric Wachtman
Daniel Leatherdale
Takashi Kubota
Waves

Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards 2016

Winner
WAFCA Award
Best Animated Feature

Women Film Critics Circle Awards 2016

Nominee
WFCC Award
Best Family Film

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