10 animated films make Oscar short list

  • BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - Ten animated films have made the cut for the short list of candidates for this year's Oscar for Best Animated Short.

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the 10 films that will advance in the voting process for the 84th Academy Awards, out of 44 that had originally qualified in the category. You can view trailers for the films by clicking on the embedded video players below.

    The 10 short-listed films are, in alphabetical order:

    "Dimanche" (Sunday)"

    Director: Patrick Doyon
    National Film Board of Canada

    An animated fable of how a child spends his Sunday afternoon while the adults in his family are worried about a factory closing.

  • David Morgan

    David Morgan is a senior editor at CBSNews.com and cbssundaymorning.com.

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