Animation of the year 2023
Photo: Toei Animation, CoMix Wave Films, Story Inc.

Recently Oricon website unveiled the nominees for the 46th annual awards of The Japan Academy Film Prize Association for excellence in film.

Movies nominated for the Animation of the Year include the following:

  • The First Slam Dunk
  • Suzume no Tojimari
  • INU-OH
  • One Piece Film Red
  • Lonely Castle in the Mirror

The first SLAM DUNK anime film premiered in December 3 in Japan.

Suzume no Tojimari anime movie premiered in Japan on November 11.

INU-OH anime film premiered on May 2022 in Japan.

One Piece: RED anime film premiered on August 6 in Japan.

Lonely Castle in the Mirror anime film premiered on December 23, 2022 in Japan.

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